Hello, I'm Jason
I live with my family in the rolling hills of Northeastern Pennsylvania. I'm a web developer by trade, but have broad experience in various business areas. Want to know more about me?
I’m hiring a .NET developer for our growing team. This position is for biBERK, a direct insurance company. I’m looking for someone who can demonstrate sound experience with C#, ASP.NET MVC, and ideally, .NET Core. Many of our back office applications have a Microsoft SQL server backend and an ASP.NET MVC front end. As we continue to revamp our applications, we’re moving several of them to Microsoft Azure and rewriting for native cloud. Many of our databases are migrating to Cosmos DB and our apps are using a .NET Core service layer with an Angular front end.Read More
The Microsoft Edge dev and canary channel releases have a new feature that Google Chrome has not implemented quite yet. Edge has a toggle switch to move horizontal tabs across the top to vertical tabs down the left side of the browser. This feature is beneficial for users that have a wide screen.Read More
Amazon will still have AWS re:Invent this year. The event will kick off on November 30th. Unlike other years, re:Invent 2020 will take place over 3 weeks and will be a free, virtual event. The event will feature new product launches, sessions, and keynote announcements. As we inch closer to the event, expect a more complete schedule of sessions to be announced. Also, there is a high likelihood that there will be new product announcements throughout the 3 week event and that they all won’t be announced on Day 1.Read More
Apple has sent out invitations for their third event in three months. The new event titled, “One More Thing”, takes place on November 10th, 2020 at 10am PST (1pm EST). This event is expected to focus on Apple’s new chips, a move already announced at the WWDC back in June. Apple is also expected to focus on the Mac lineup.Read More
Over the past two days, I have posted about building APIs using GraphQL and .NET Core using the Hot Chocolate NuGet package. In the first part of the tutorial, we covered how a GraphQL schema is constructed, getting started using .NET Core and Hot Chocolate, and building our first GraphQL query object using Banana Cake Pop. In the second part of the tutorial, we covered how to add data to our data source using GraphQL mutations and tested GraphQL end to end using Banana Cake Pop. However, Hot Chocolate is not the only way to interact with GraphQL in .NET.Read More