Posts tagged as "asp-net"

The Downsides of ASP.NET Session State

ASP.NET session state is an undeniably useful tool for dealing with the statelessness of http. But there are draw backs that many developers may not appreciate. The first issue we'll look at is one that a lot developers don't know about; by default the ASP.NET pipeline will not process requests ...

Getting started with AppHarbor

Unless you've been sleeping under a rock, you would have noticed the new trend toward hosting web-apps on PaaS platforms like Heroku, AppEngine and Force.com - aka "The Cloud". These platforms allow you to deploy your apps to an environment that's somewhere between shared hosting and a VPS (virtual private ...

Using LESS CSS with ASP.NET

As a software developer, using CSS can sometimes be frustrating as it violates the DRY principles, with a typical CSS file containing a lot of duplication. Fortunately there are a suite of frameworks that can help; CSS extension languages that compile down to standard CSS. LESS CSS is one such ...