Charlie Somerville
I'm a programmer from Melbourne, Australia. I'm strongly interested in all things technology, from high-level stuff like web development, all the way down to low-level assembly. I primarily work with C# on the .NET framework.
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    How to Build a Shortlink App with Ruby and RedisRuby and redis
    In this tutorial, we'll be building a quick shortlink web app with Ruby, the Sinatra web framework, and the Redis database. By the conclusion of this tutorial, you'll end up with a dead simple, high performance shortlink webapp that's super easy to scale. Read More…
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    How to Build a Simple Twitter Widget with ASP.NET200x200
    In this tutorial, I'll be walking you through how to a write a Twitter widget for ASP.NET in the form of a reusable server control complete with nice things such as automatically turning URLs into links, and caching to speed up page load times. Read More…