December 2015

Computers in the 80s and 90s
The computer systems that you use today are a result of 50 years of evolutionary success. Computers started from as simple machine as abacus and have evolved through as complex as IBM and apple server machines. However, the foundation of the current computer systems was laid during the 80s and 90s. This was the era in which Apple and IBM produced desktop systems and Microsoft started releasing windows based GUI operating systems. In the 80s, [...]
C#: A Brief History of Microsoft’s Premier Language
C#: Where it all started C# is the premier language of Microsoft’s famous .NET framework. With huge success of JAVA and its WORA (Write once run anywhere) feature, big bosses at Microsoft started to think that there was a need of programming language that can compete with Java. As a result C# was developed which is strongly typed and fully object oriented. The first version of the C# was released in 2000 as an integral [...]
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Top Places to buy designs for your websites (Part 2)
Read the 1st part of the article  3- StudioPress If you are looking specifically for WordPress based themes, StudioPress might be the place for you. The website contains professional website designs that not only look pleasing but are also load extremely fast. Another advantage of buying StudioPress theme is that they are highly secure from the outset. 4- 99Designs 99Designs is a general purpose graphic design website that contains logos, headers, and other graphic items. [...]
Top Places to buy designs for your websites (Part 1)
Web design refers to the layout and outlook of your website. Web development on the other hand refers to backend coding for a website. Having an amazing design is integral to success of any website. There are several websites that deal in sale and purchase of web design. This article contains brief info about the most famous web design sites. 1- ThemeForest ThemeForest is the primary website for sale and purchase of any web design [...]
Software Project Management Tools (Part 2)
Read the 1st part of the article  3. Unfuddle Like Basecamp, Unfuddle is also an online project management tool that allows users to perform all the standard project management tasks, ranging from bugs and issue tracking, team collaboration and communication, task assignment etc. It also contains a web based repository browser.   Trello Trello is another simple to use and extremely efficient web-based software project management tool. Owing to its ease of use, this one is [...]
Software Project Management Tools (Part 1)
Software project management tools are software tools that help automate the process of software development lifecycle. Development process involves many intricacies ranging from team communication to product scheduling. Handling these tasks manually requires much effort and time and the output is still erroneous. Software project management tools management software products more efficiently and in timely fashion. Following are some of the famous software project management tools. MS Project Developed my Microsoft, MS project is one [...]
Read the 1st part of the article  Iconmonstr.comIconmonstr.com is my personal favorite for download icons for my web applications and desktop projects. The icons are absolutely free for both commercial and personal use but you have to give appropriate credits to the owner. Flaticon.comLike iconmonstr.com, flaticon also contains royalty free images for commercial and personal use but you have to add appropriate credits with the icon. Iconfinder.comIconfinder.com also contains free icons for personal and commercial use [...]
7 Websites to Download Free Icons for Website and Desktop Applications (Part 1)
Icons play an extremely important role in enhancing look and feel of any application. To get required icons designed, either you have to learn graphic designing or you have to hire a graphic designer who could design icons for you. However, there is a third alternative which, with little compromise, can save you both money and time. There are many websites that allow users to download icons that can be used in both commercial and [...]
Top 5 Resources for Learning ASP.NET (Part 2)
Read the 1st part of the article     3. MicrosoftVirtualAcademy MicrosoftVirtualAcademy is another Microsoft resource for learning ASP.NET. The website contains video lectures for novice programmers as well as for experts.  4. Lynda.com Lynda.com is an online learning platform that contains video lecture on almost every technology. It also has many courses dedicated to ASP.NET. Though, most of the video courses on Lynda.com are paid, but they are worth the price. 5. Learnerstv.com Learnerstv.com is [...]