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Programming

Our collection of programming tutorials show how to use various languages, provide code snippets for common tasks, and tutorials about getting started and introduction to programming.

 

What’s New in MVC6 and Why MVC6 is the Best Yet
08/03/2016ASP.Net
There are lots of changes introduced in MVC6, not least of which is a new view engine to replace Razor. This tutorial outlines the changes to MVC6 and explains why this is the best version yet.
.Net Core and Why it’s the Future
07/03/2016ASP.Net
Microsoft's latest focus is on .NET Core as the future of its development platform. In this article we look at what .Net Core is and how it differs from Microsoft's .NET Framework.
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Introduction to Programming
03/12/2013Programming
Computer Programming is a profession where somebody writes a set of instructions for a computer to process and return a result. You may be very surprised to learn that the first computer program was written in 1842 by Ada Lovelace, daughter of the famous poet Lord Byron.
Living Online Without Javascript
Javascript used to be a tool for enhancing a webpage through the actions of client side scripting (running in your browser, not on the server). In recent years, Javascript has become more of an annoyance than an enhancement and is increasingly used to bypass privacy and security settings, tracking you actions and analysing you every movement online.
PHP Function to Import CSV to an Array
31/10/2013PHP
How to import CSV file into a PHP array using PHP's fgetcsv function. The array is associative so you can access values by the column heading from the CSV.
10 Great Notepad++ Colour Schemes
25/06/2013Programming
Here is a collection of my top ten favourite Notepad++ colour schemes and visual styles. Notepad++ is by far the best code editor I've used and the ability to change the editor colour scheme is a very nice feature allowing different colours based on time of day or programming language.
Simple ASP.Net Caching in C#
03/04/2013ASP.Net
A short ASP.NET caching snippet written in C# for ASP.Net or MVC which stores data in the cache reducing page generation times.
IP Address Informer – A Desktop Support Tool
28/02/2013C#
IP Address Informer is an easy way to give your users a way to help IT support staff by providing them with the easiest IP Address lookup tool.
PHP Performance Tuning with XDebug
15/11/2012PHP
PHP Performance Tuning is a good way to waste the hours of time to get milliseconds back. XDebug is the swiss army knife of PHP performance tuning, and enables enhanced diagnostics, debugging and performance profiling for all PHP applications. This article will show you how to get set-up and start profiling your scripts with XDebug.
Best Way to Validate Email Addresses in C#
06/07/2012C#
It used to be that a RegEx was the best method for validate email addresses in C#, but with all the new Top Level Domains (TLD's) flying around and new ones being released, this is becoming an increasingly difficult task.