Verify Internet connection is available using C#

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While reviewing some code, I found a snippet for checking internet connection, like this I found this way of internet connection availablilty many times, but most of the times it was google.com So I thought of writing the correct way (at least from my prespective) read more →

First look into Visual Studio Community 2013

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Yesterday Connect(); Event, Scott Guthrie and Soma Somasegar made a number of important announcements for the cloud-first, mobile-first developer. Visual Studio Community 2013 is a new free, fully-featured edition of Visual Studio that lets developers target any platform, from desktop and mobile to web and read more →

Generate your database entities using T4 templates

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Long back I wrote some post about code generation using T4 templates. This post is about generating database entities using T4 templates. This code is pretty straight forward, you are reading the app.config to get the connection string, connecting to db server using Sql Server read more →