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Author Archives: Rob Ashton

About Rob Ashton

I'm @robashton, a freelance software consultant from the UK and currently based in Belgium, I write Javascript and C# for a living and spend my spare time learning and sharing those things that I have learned.

Keeping JS Sane

I gave a talk at #DDD10 this Saturday about keeping JS sane, I had some questions after about the list of things I ran through so documented in all its glory are my current thoughts on development with a dynamic … Continue reading 

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Finding a balance with ASP.NET MVC

The other day I did a talk at DDD South West, cheekily entitled “ASP.NET MVC, coping with mediocrity”,  pitched on the agenda as being fairly heavily negative about ASP.NET MVC, but in reality summarising that it’s okay so long as you … Continue reading 

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Hi I’ve been criticised in the past for launching into the talks that I give and not giving enough of an introduction for the irrelevant details of who I actually am – so hi, I’m @robashton and I’ve joined CodeBetter … Continue reading 

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