Archive for December, 2010

Is ASP.NET WebForms Loosing its Mind-Share?

In order to settle some internal curiosity I did some digging around on the Stack Exchange Data Explorer site, and created this query. It shows the number of posts each month that are tagged ‘ASP.NET’, ‘WebForms’ and ‘ASP.NET-MVC’ respectively. Here’s a graph of the results:

Webforms_vs_mvc

What’s interesting is that while the overall number of ‘ASP.NET’ posts is growing steadily (probably reflecting

#Cablegate is the Napster of Diplomacy

The leak of US Diplomatic cables has been heavily critisised by most governments, but I wonder if, for all their noise about how irresponsible and unpatriotic Wikileak’s is being, governments doth protest just a little too much. I have two observa…