In a previous role, I was tasked with writing a newsletter email sender. How hard can this be, I thought to myself, and set off to complete my mission. Initial Thoughts We were probably going to be sending tens of thousands of emails at a time so although I figured I’d need to use some […]
In ASP.NET web applications, the Response.Redirect(string url) method is often used to control the flow of an application (both user browsing and logic) by redirecting the client to a different URL. For example, on a page that requires an authentication user, it is quite standard to first check if the user is logged in and […]
Back in 2008 I started working on a project at home which never really went anywhere. It’s still lingering around in the back of my mind but I just gotta find the time to work on it. At the time I figured I could use the project as a learning experience. It was going to […]
It’s been ages since I last updated my blog and I’m feeling super guilty. So I thought I’d get stuck into it again and start with a whinge – a whinge about something that had me stumped for way too long this morning. I have to say that I hardly ever use the out-of-the-box ASP.NET […]
In my chosen career, I solve problems everyday. Sometimes the problems I’m given are small and simple to solve, and sometimes they are most definitely not. That, I can deal with. What annoys me is when a problem seems like it should only take five or so minutes to solve and yet somehow, it takes […]
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