Monthly Archives: August 2015

Platform generalists versus framework specialists

A trend I’ve noticed especially in Javascript/front-end jobs are emphasizing, requiring, even titling jobs after specific Javascript frameworks. “Ember.js engineer needed”. “Angular programmer”. This raises a few of thoughts for me: Is the framework so complicated you need someone with … Continue reading 

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AutoMapper 4.0 Released

Release notes here: https://github.com/AutoMapper/AutoMapper/releases/tag/v4.0.0 On NuGet of course. This was a big release – I undertook the exciting challenge of supporting all the new platforms from VS 2015, and in the process, collapsed all of the projects/assemblies into exactly one … Continue reading 

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