Category Archives: Interesting Stuff

Postman–A new tool to unit test Web APIs

I was going through some articles on the Web API and I found a tool “Postman” which can be used to test our APIs. Postman is a Chrome extension that helps us building HTTP requests with parameters, headers, authentication, and … Continue reading

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Unexpected results when querying a SQL View

The other day I was trying to run a select statement from a view in SQL Server and I got some unexpected errors with the data types in the result set from the view with respect to the base table. … Continue reading

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CrossPagePostBack Insights

By default any ASP.NET page will post back to itself. But in ASP.NET 2.0 you can configure the page to post back to a different page. This behavior is known as CrosspagePostBack. There are 2 steps involved in configuring this … Continue reading

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Some Interesting facts about MasterPages

We all know that MasterPages are generally used for uniform look and feel in Web Applications. In this blog post I want to show some interesting facts about MasterPages in a Q&A format. So lets get started. Can a MasterPage … Continue reading

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RESTORE VERIFY ONLY

In one of our project modules I am currently working on there is a requirement to backup and restore the databases as and when required. They are doing it programmatically from the application side. Everything went well with the backup. … Continue reading

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Some ASP.NET Interview Questions

Here I find a good link that contains a list of good ASP.NET interview questions. These are ideal for people whi want brush up their topics in the free time and who are planning to switch jobs.

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When will our policy makers think like this?

I recently came across an article written by Thomas L. Friedman, a Newyork Times Editor and the author of books like “The World is Flat” , “The Lexus and the Olive Tree” and “From Beirut to Jerusalem“. You can read the article … Continue reading

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