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Newsletter - 21 Feb 2022

Weekly Newsletter (21 Feb 2022)
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Weekly Poll Results

AI can drive a car and write a novel. What's the value a software developer brings that AI can't?

Survey period: 14 Feb 2022 to 21 Feb 2022

Are we slowly being replaced and haven't yet noticed, or will AI always be merely a tool that us Skilled Professionals wield to make a better world?

We developers understand humans, and so can cater to their illogical needs36754.45
AI can only mimic what's been done, but can't truly innovate30645.40
AI can never make something fun8813.06
AI are terrible at team building exercises11817.51
Us developers keep entire legions of QA testers employed. An AI can't do that.7010.39
An AI could never explain to its manager why it did something20730.71
AI systems are terrible at understanding what's not being said by your manager30645.40
Nothing. Given time, AI will render us superfluous. We're doomed.13720.33
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%

This week's survey: For the C# devs: expression body or old school functions?

Latest Additions

New articles added

Database Development

  (1 votes) by mislc (updated 2 days ago)
Complete code to query a MySQL database in plain PHP

Game Development

  (2 votes) by Raphael Mun (updated 5 days ago)
In this article we introduce Azure PlayFab from the perspective of a Unity developer.
  (1 votes) by Raphael Mun (updated 2 days ago)
In this article, we integrate PlayFab’s Matchmaking feature into the game so that players can automatically match with each other to join on the same server and play together.
  (0 votes) by Raphael Mun (updated 4 days ago)
In this article, we’ll begin creating the backend code that this game will connect to for multiplayer gameplay.
  (0 votes) by Raphael Mun (updated 3 days ago)
In this article, we integrate the PlayFab GSDK to be ready for cloud hosting, and then upload and deploy it to PlayFab through the dashboard.

Hosted Services

  (1 votes) by Matthew Casperson (updated 6 days ago)
How to create a Spring Boot web app in Java that replicates the functionality of the “Teams File Upload” sample app on GitHub

Programming Languages

  (1 votes) by OriginalGriff (updated 6 days ago)
By the time you have read this, you will have no problem with compiling your programs ever again. Well, probably you won't. OK - maybe a little. Depends on the compiler.

Web Development

  (2 votes) by mural3 (updated 6 days ago)
How to build custom HtmlHelpers to provide pagination in .NET Core MVC app
  (1 votes) by Han Bo Sun (updated 5 days ago)
Tutorial to discuss the design of a moveable popup modal using AngularJS and ui-bootstrap

Articles updated


  (3 votes) by Christ Kennedy (updated 2 days ago)
A tool to help quickly generate 'snippets' of code in any Windows based IDE - use OneDrive to clipboard PC to PC

Hosted Services

  (12 votes) by Roman Kiss (updated 9 hours ago)
Design and implementation of small tool, tester for exploring Azure IoT Hub with virtual MQTT device

Internet of Things

  (47 votes) by honey the codewitch (updated 11 hours ago)
GFX is a fast and full featured replacement for standard IoT drawing libraries that is optimized to reduce bus I/O
  (2 votes) by honey the codewitch (updated 2 days ago)
Run your IoT display driver independent of the bus it uses, whether I2C, SPI or parallel

Programming Languages

  (647 votes) by Uzi Granot (updated 2 days ago)
PDF File Writer is a C# .NET class library allowing applications to create PDF files. The code was developed for VS 2022 and .NET6. The latest update is a major upgrade.
  (31 votes) by Shao Voon Wong (updated 4 days ago)
Bring your animations to H264/HEVC video using C++ and C# with h/w acceleration
  (26 votes) by Shao Voon Wong (updated 6 days ago)
Windows Toast Notification in C++
  (21 votes) by Howard 9448490 (updated 6 days ago)
Creating a reusable editor for C# Applications using the RichTextBox Control
  (14 votes) by Nick Polyak (updated 3 days ago)
Prototype Driven Development - a new way of developing quality software fast is explained

New Tips and Tricks added

Programming Languages

  (1 votes) by Michael Sydney Balloni (updated 4 days ago)
Use vectormap when you want the fast lookup of unordered_map, and the order-added iteration of vector
  (1 votes) by Member 15527401 (updated 4 days ago)
A single suite of functions specifically designed for lists of any user defined structure
  (1 votes) by Shweta Lodha (updated 2 days ago)
Learn about how to read publicly listed stock data and plot a graph


  (1 votes) by charles henington (updated 4 days ago)
Simple user defined Cipher Transform that I got the idea from
  (0 votes) by Asif Bahrainwala (updated yesterday)
A simple C++ program to generate RSA key pair
  (0 votes) by Utku Ozan ÇANKAYA (updated 7 hours ago)
The advantages of using a gateway and how I benefit from using it.

Tips and Tricks updated

Mobile Apps

  (32 votes) by Radhakrishna Banavalikar (updated 6 days ago)
How to develop patient monitoring systems based on a WinMobile device

New Technical Blogs added

Programming Languages

  (0 votes) by Pete O'Hanlon (updated 3 days ago)
What is an array and how to use it to manage multiple items

Web Development

  (2 votes) by Aram Tchekrekjian (updated 3 days ago)
How to apply JWT Access Tokens and Refresh Tokens in ASP.NET Core Web API 6

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