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  • If you develop using ASP.NET MVC you’ll probably know the AntiForgeryToken helper method, used as a protection mechanism for cross-site request forgery. This mechanism consists of two pieces: a cookie (1) and a hidden field included on the form to be submitted (2). When submitting to a Controller’s Action annotated with the [ValidateAntiForgeryToken] attribute, the... read more
  • It’s been a long time since my last post! Way back in June I wrote a small post about getting familiarized with Composite Application Guidance for WPF (Prism). And all this time I have been working on the next version of the guidance: Composite Application Guidance for WPF and Silverlight which will be released in... read more
  • The last few days I’ve been working on a sample application (Composite Mail Client) using Composite Application Guidance for WPF. In this post I’ll explain the steps I took for understanding the guidance reviewing the assets included with the Composite Application Guidance for WPF package, and a small preview of the sample application I’m developing.... read more
  • Introduction to WCF

    Published by on June 26th, 2008 1:07 am under Uncategorized

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    As a first approach to Windows Communication Foundation, I started reading the book "Microsoft Windows Communication Foundation Step by Step" by John Sharp. On the first section of the post I’ll talk a little about the fundamental concepts of WCF and SOA; on later sections I’ll explain the steps that must be performed to define... read more
  • The seven habits of highly effective people

    Published by on June 4th, 2008 3:30 pm under Uncategorized

    I won’t write a summary post of this book because I think I’d miss the whole point. Instead, I’ll enumerate the habits giving a brief explanation and my thoughts about it. The richness of the book I think it’s in reading and thinking at each step how it applies to you, in fact, I think... read more
  • Impresions on Scrum

    Published by on May 29th, 2008 12:44 pm under Uncategorized

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    For my second post I’d like to write a little about Scrum. Since it’s such a common topic I’ll only give the basics of the method and some impressions I have of this method compared with previous work experiences. The Scrum Method Scrum is a “simple set of practices and rules that encompasses the transparency,... read more
  • First week @ Southworks

    Published by on May 28th, 2008 1:46 pm under Uncategorized

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    On my fourth day at the company I decided to write my first entry so here I am… I suppose this post will be very similar to the ones written by other Southies on their first days but I'll try to give my own first impressions . The first thing that caught my attention this... read more