June 7th, 2011

Windows 8 & Future of .NET

Microsoft has made the official announcement on Windows 8. As demonstrated at the D9 conference, Here are the key points:
1. A touch-centric new interface for apps
2. The spartan tile-based Metro user interface of Windows Phone 7
3. Impressive scalability of the apps, you can even pull in an app from the side of the screen and sit it side-by-side with another running app
4. A new Web standards-based development platform built using HTML5 and JavaScript that runs on top of the existing, conventional Windows platform.

June 3rd, 2011

JSON Response of different .NET objects

JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) is a human-readable data interchange format which is based on collection of name/value pairs and ordered list of values. These days, Due to more use of AJAX and client side scripting, JSON is widely used to interact with the server as request response format.

June 2nd, 2011

Javascript Backreferences: String Replace with $1, $2…

Learn how to manipulate string easily using javascript back-references. JavaScript has a regular expression object, RegExp provides group functionality by placing part of a regular expression inside round brackets or parentheses. Groups are more powerful because by default these are captured and stored in array(back reference array) and we can use the array later in regular expression for exact matching. Let us understand this by examples: