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Book Review: Vue.js 2 Cookbook

As my expedition in the world of web development (especially client side web development) continued and my JavaScript and HTML code base grew, I discovered that I wanted a JavaScript framework to support me. After some research about Angular, KnockOut, React and Vue.js I finally decided for Vue.

Even though the Vue.js online documentation is really great and gave me a good and quick start I later decided to look for a book to gain an even better foundation. I finally selected

Book: Vue.js 2 Cookbook

Vue.js 2 Cookbook

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Book Review: SurviveJS

After having spent the recent weeks and months getting deeper into web development and especially into full stack MicroServices (including non-monolith front-ends) I realized that it is time to read a book about “client side development” in general to get a stronger foundation on state of the art development setups.

Book: SurviveJS - WebPack

SurviveJS - WebPack

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Book Review: Architecture for Containerized .NET Applications

Since a while now I am interested in MicroServices architectures, their benefits and how to implement them. Recently I came across .NET Microservices: Architecture for Containerized .NET Applications in The week in .Net and immediate read it.

Overall I think it is a really good book about the topic! Of course it focuses on Microsoft technologies but that’s okay as this is anyway my primary playground ;-) The ~300 pages gave me quite good and “deep enough” overview about the topics below and I really wonder whether I would need another book at all. And this one is for free!

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Book Review: Architecting Modern Web Applications with ASP.NET Core and Azure

Recently I read in The week in .Net about some new e-books published by Microsoft about web, cloud and container development and one of these books was Architecting Modern Web Applications with ASP.NET Core and Azure.

After I have read it I can say it is a rather small book which gives you a good but very basic overview about ASP.Net Core MVC development.

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Book Review: Unraveling Bootstrap

Do your web sites also look ugly because you have no clue about web design?

Bootstrap to the rescue! With Bootstrap you don’t need to be a web designer to give your web sites a professional look and feel.

This book …

Book: Unraveling Bootstrap

Unraveling Bootstrap

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Book Review: A Software Engineer Learns HTML5, JavaScript and jQuery

In order to get my hands even dirtier with Web technologies I wanted to read more about Html5, JavaScript and jQuery. And so I came across this book:

Book: A Software Engineer Learns HTML5, JavaScript and jQuery

A Software Engineer Learns HTML5, JavaScript and jQuery

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Book Review: Pro Asp.Net MVC 5

Although being a professional software engineer for more then 15 years now, I never really dived into Web development. That has changed recently. After having played around a little bit with pure HTML and some Asp.Net WebForms I realized that I should build up some solid foundation in order to be able to build maintainable and modern Web applications.

So I decided to read this book:

Book: Pro ASP.NET MVC 5


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Book Review: Teamwork and Indian Culture

Even though I am working with Indian colleagues for some years now I only recently realized that I still don’t know enough about the Indian culture in order to be able to understand certain motivation and behavior.

A quick search on Amazon discovered this small book:

Book: Teamwork & Indian Culture

Teamwork & Indian Culture

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Book Review: You Dont Know JS - Up and Going

Looking for a short introduction into JavaScript?

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Book Review: The Coaching Habit

If you want to improve your (technical) coaching skills this

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Your Code As a Crime Scene

Some weeks back I watched this talk by Adam Tornhill

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Book Review: Reactive Messaging Patterns with the Actor Model

Book: Reactive Messaging Patterns with the Actor Model

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MicroServices & UI

Does your micro services have a monolithic front-end? Does this make sense?

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Book Review: Microservices Architecture

This tiny little book

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Book Review: F# Deep Dives

I just finished reading

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