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New Free Courses for Developers at Telerik Software Academy (August / September 2013)

August 16, 2013
With the autumn at the corner, we at Telerik Software Academy think it is time to make a fresh start and undertake an adventure. Telerik Academy is rolling out a set of exciting, brand new free courses that will rock your world. From developing slick mobile apps for Windows 8, to understanding the key concepts

Free Public Speaking Event @ Telerik Academy (Toastmasters Club Sofia), 27-November-2012

November 20, 2012
We are happy to announce an event, especially organized for those of you who want to improve their public speaking skills (in English). A demonstrational meeting held by the Toastmasters Club Sofia will take place in our “Light” training hall on November, 27th 2012 (Tuesday) @18:30. How Toastmasters Public Speaking Workshops Work? A Toastmasters meeting

Cloud Platforms for .NET Developers – My Talk at DevReach 2012

October 4, 2012
I was invited to give a talk at DevReach 2012 – the largest developer conference in South-Eastern Europe. DevReach 2012 will host 60+ sessions in 6 parallel tracks (Web, Mobile, Cloud, Architecture, Agile and Testing) in 2 days. It will be held in Sofia (4-5 October) and is organized by Telerik and Martin Kulov. My

Креативност и мисловни карти в управлението на проекти – 9 юли

July 6, 2012
PMI Bulgaria (българската секция на Международния институт по управление на проекти PMI) организира “16th PMI Bulgaria Chapter Members Meeting” на тема “Creativity and Mind Maps in Project Management” на 9 юли (понеделник) от 18:30 часа в Софтуерната академия на Телерик (зала Ентерпрайс). Програма на обучението Семинарите на PMI Bulgaria по принцип са за членовете на

10+ High-Quality Free WordPress Themes

May 28, 2012
I often create simple Web sites and in most cases I use WordPress as a CMS (content management system). If the customer does not need something very special and unique, I prefer to use proven free WordPress themes or paid themes from Theme Forest (if I have non-zero budget). This works well for small Web

Open Questions Plugin for Question2Answer Q&A Platform

April 30, 2012
I use the Questions2Answer Q&A platform (Q2A) for Telerik Software Academy forums. It is great discussion board implemented in the “stackoverflow” style: questions with answers and comments, tags and categories, voting and gamification with a score system and a leaderboard. One feature missing in Q2A is displaying the open unanswered questions. There is a similar

Online AES Encryption Tool

December 26, 2011
Few day ago I needed a JavaScript AES implementation (the Rijndael advanced encryption algorithm) which I can test instantly in my Web browser (two fields “text” and “password” and “encrypt” button). I searched for “online AES tool” but found nothing that is ready-to-use so I needed to write one. For those who need instant online

Simplified Console Input Class for C#, Similar to “cin >> a >> b” in C++ and java.util.Scanner

November 23, 2011
Recently I was again asked how do we perform “cin >> a >> b” in C# or how we can enter a sequence of numbers from the console in C#. In C++ we have very powerful class called “cin” (more correctly std::cin located in the standard library “iosteam”) that overloads the >> operator and allows