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Quick Look – Angular HTTP Calls

Quick Look – Angular HTTP Calls

In my previous post, we focused on binding some data in the UI to data being returned from our ContactsService. In this post, we are going to make this a little more real and modify that service to call an ASP.NET Core backend. For starters, let’s write a quick...

DPL Reading List – November 2, 2018

DPL Reading List – November 2, 2018

Here are some of the new and interesting articles we found this week. Your Team Doesn’t Need a Data Scientist for Simple Analytics – “Data analytics is a powerful and promising source of competitive advantage. To enable such a strategy in the face of a difficult...

Spooky Software Failures

Spooky Software Failures

Software is pretty amazing. Without software, a lot of problems could never be solved. Without software, we couldn’t do a lot of things on massive scales. But software has its problems. As a whole, we as an industry don’t have a great track record of preventing these...

DPL Reading List – October 26, 2018

DPL Reading List – October 26, 2018

Here are some of the new and interesting articles we found this week. How Facebook's Messenger Got Its New Look in a New Jersey Basement – “…the key shaper of the new Messenger’s look is Christian Dalonzo, a 23-year-old who was still an undergraduate at Rowan...

Quick Look – Angular Data Binding

Quick Look – Angular Data Binding

In my previous post, we took a quick look at Angular's routing. In this post, we are taking a quick look at Angular's data binding. One thing that’s pretty lame about our previous example is all the data is just backed into the page. With this blog post, we are going...

DPL Reading List – October 19, 2018

DPL Reading List – October 19, 2018

Here are some of the new and interesting articles we found this week. Paul G. Allen, Microsoft’s Co-Founder, Is Dead at 65 – “Mr. Allen was a force at Microsoft during its first seven years, along with its co-founder, Bill Gates, as the personal computer was moving...

Quick Look – Angular Routing

Quick Look – Angular Routing

One of the great things about Angular is that it provides everything pretty much out of the box. You don't have to string together a bunch of tools, you can just focus on solving problems. In this blog post, we are going to focus on the Angular Router. Since Angular...

DPL Reading List – October 12, 2018

DPL Reading List – October 12, 2018

Here are some of the articles we found this week. Don’t Ignore Apple’s Machine-Learning Chops – “The neural engine in the A12 Bionic now has a dedicated block in the SoC, has jumped from two to eight cores, and is now capable of 5 trillion operations per second. But...

Top 10 Quotes to Use in Meetings

Top 10 Quotes to Use in Meetings

#10 - “You’ll thank me later.” You can never go wrong quoting Monk.   #9 – “Plans are worthless, planning is essential.” This famous quote from Dwight Eisenhower is often useful when discussing plans. It gets to the heart that of planning, that the plan isn’t the...