Posts Tagged ‘ASP.NET’

Visual Studio 2010 User Group Offer.

In celebration of the release of Visual Studio 2010, we are thrilled to offer user group members 40% off of the following Visual Studio books, including available DRM-free ebooks. Title ISBN List Price Your Price Professional ASP.NET 4 in C# and VB 9780470502204 $59.99 $35.99 Professional ASP.NET 4 in C# and VB (ebook) 9780470645765 $59.99 $35.99 […]

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C# 4, ASP.NET 4, WPF 4, and VB 2010 Sample Preview Chapters

Visual Studio 2010 and .NET 4 are coming soon and the Wrox editors and authors have been busy working on a big wave of books for this important new release. Many of the books are available now (with more on the way) and we’ve got some sample chapters ready for you to preview. Professional C# […]

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Wrox PDF Ebooks DRM-free

  I’ve mentioned a couple of times in response to questions on the p2p.wrox.com forums and twitter that 2010 would be a big year for ebook changes for Wrox. Today I’m happy to announce the first of those: selling Wrox PDF ebooks DRM-free from Wrox.com (and Wrox’s parent Wiley.com). [Updated Feb 4: Here’s our announcement […]

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Web Services with ASP.NET

Chapter 55: Web Services with ASP.NET What’s In This Chapter The syntax of SOAP and WSDL How SOAP and WSDL are used by web services Exposing and consuming web services The use of web services Exchanging data by using SOAP headers Web services are a way of performing remote method calls over HTTP that can […]

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Software Testing Terminology

Testing Terminology As with many different aspects in programming, testing disciplines have their own unique vocabulary. However, because of the number of terms, the barrier to entry is high and can scare new developers. This section is intended to get the reader up to speed on some common terms that will be used throughout the […]

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Ebookpie.com launches with Wrox Chapters and ebooks

Ebookpie.com launched today and as part of their announcement, they mention both Wrox ebooks and chapters. We’re happy to add ebookpie.com to the growing list of retail partners who sell our ebooks. And I’m especially happy to have them selling our ebooks by the chapter. They’ve picked up Wrox’s "Chapters on Demand" idea as part […]

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Testing ASP.NET WebForms

ASP.NET WebForms ASP.NET WebForms was released as part of the .NET platform in 2002. The release was a major milestone for developers all over the world, allowing them to produce more powerful web applications using the new C# language and Visual Studio.NET. One of the key advantages to ASP.NET was being able to quickly develop […]

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Design and Test Driven Development

Design and Test Driven Development TDD is not about testing; it’s more of a design technique. But how can writing tests before you write the code encourage a good design? Simply taking the time to stop and think before you write code can have a huge impact on the design of a system. This leads […]

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Tools for ASP.NET UI Testing

Tools for ASP.NET UI Testing It’s important to keep in mind that when you’re testing the UI, you are testing human activity. Because of this, you should let the computer perform the tasks it is good at, and you should perform the types of tasks you are good at. When developers and testers first learn […]

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ASP.NET Videos from PDC 2009 (and a few more)

PDC09 is over and now the real work begins as we all take up ASP.NET 4.0, try and do what we saw in the sessions and cry when it doesn’t build. They try again… For those of us who didn’t get to Los Angeles but want at least some of that experience, all the session […]

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