May 21, 2011Code
Microsoft left something out when designing web services, fortunately there is a nifty way to obtain the original SOAP request within a C# web service.1 person likes this Comment Like
May 12, 2011Code
XML may be a drag, but you can use it within SQL to turn your database server into a high-performance love machine.1 person likes this Comment Like
A short introduction into 'Indexed Views', a really handy performance-improvement tool available in SQL Server.
Desalasworks has been released (v1.2) and now comes ready with iPhone and Blackberry support thanks to WP-Touch a very nifty wordpress plugin. You can try it out by visiting http://desalasworks.com on your favourite mobile platform.
Throughout the course of designing graphics for web interfaces I learnt a few tricks to improve the look of a screen-based image. Here are a few of my favourites: 1. The “Grain and Lightbeam” This effect takes advantage of the tendency for the human eye to always see plain colours in terms of grain and [...]
A quick guide that shows you how to setup https functionality under IIS using Micrsosoft SelfSSL.exe utility.
C# Web Services provide an easy interface to incoming SOAP data because the SOAP message has already been deserialised at the entry point of a WebMethod. The downside is that sometimes you’ll need to have access to the full SOAP request: body, headers and everything for tasks such as diagnosing any errors (which message broke [...]