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HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript » Angular JS » Making an ajax call to web api service with Angular JS

posted on 3/11/2015 9:00 AM by Eric Butler

In this post, I'll show you how to make an ajax call to a Web Api service using AngularJS. While working on another project using Angular, I needed to call a Web Api service and bind the returned data. I'm no expert with Angular, but I decided to do some exploring, and that's when I discovered the $http Angular service.

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.NET » C Sharp » C Sharp AS Keyword vs Explicit Cast

posted on 1/5/2015 6:38 PM by Eric Butler

I came across something in C# the other day, and it's something I haven't put much thought into, but I figured I would try to understand the differences between an explicit cast, and using the AS keyword.

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ASP.NET » MVC5 » MVC 5 How To Show Custom Error Pages

posted on 11/29/2014 8:13 AM by Eric Butler

While working on Neptune Century's site redesign, I stumbled upon some issues trying to show custom error pages for 404 and 500 errors...

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News » Site Updates » 11-29-2014 Update

posted on 11/29/2014 7:51 AM by Eric Butler

A few minor bugs were fixed and some new features added.

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C/C++ » Linux » Linux Create GUI Application in C++ using Eclipse and GTK+

posted on 11/22/2014 11:57 AM by Eric Butler

So, the other day, I decided to try and create a GUI application in Ubuntu Linux using Eclipse CDT and GTK+. It took some fiddling and googling (or binging - depending on your search engine choice), but I finally managed to compile and build a working GUI application

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