MacBookPro vs Surface Book [based on specs]

Now it is an exciting moment to buy a new laptop, with Microsoft having released its new lineup of Surface devices and Apple having released its new MacBookPro with TouchBar. I have a super-old…

I’m no more an MVP… and that’s OK

This the time of the year when usually member of the Microsoft community post about becoming Microsoft MVP or having their status renewed for another year. I also did that for 8 years, first on my…

From iPhone to Windows Phone and back: why?

I just bought myself a new iPhone 7. This was a long overdue change, as since a few months my Microsoft Lumia was acting weird, and with no clear future path for Windows Phones, I didn’t want to buy…

Umbraco and Me

If I can summarize in one word what is my main field of expertise I would say CMS: since I started working in 1996 I always built public websites based on CMS. When working with Esperia, around year…

Introduction to ASP.NET Core 1.0 video

Actually still called Introduction to ASP.NET 5 (I did it before the name change from .NET 5 to .NET Core), a few days ago Microsoft TechRewards published the video I produced for Syncfusion about the…

Two Razor view errors you might be doing too

Lately I went back developing web sites with ASP.NET MVC (after quite some time in SPA and Web API), and I struggled for some time with some strange Razor views behaviours I couldn’t understand. Here…