Describing Your Progressive Web App With A Web Manifest File Describing Your Progressive Web App with a Web Manifest File

Last week I wrote about creating a baseline of progressive web application images. Unlike a tootsie pop it takes 17 images to properly cover the primary de

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No Owin Authentication Manager Is Associated With The Request No OWIN authentication manager is associated with the request

Have you ever seen the ASP.NET Web API Error Message, “No OWIN authentication manager is associated with the request”? I get this every time I generate a new A

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[Site Cannot Be Installed: The Page Does Not Work Offline 📶] Fix The Problem To Prompt The Add To Home Screen Message [Site cannot be installed: the page does not work offline 📶] Fix the Problem to Prompt the Add to Home Screen Message

Are you seeing an error in the console: "Site cannot be installed: the page does not work offline". Or maybe your PWA is not triggering the add to homescreen prompt

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What Is A Service Worker? ⚙️Level Up Your Website Capabilities! What is a Service Worker? Transform Your Web Site to an Instant Loading Powerhouse!

Service workers ⚙ are the core technology in PWAs. They enable offline caching, push notifications & more. Learn what service workers are, why and how to add them to your website.

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Microsoft Announces Edge On iOS And Android Phones Microsoft Announces Edge on iOS and Android Phones

Microsoft releases versions of their Edge browser for both iPhone and Android. What are the reasons? What features can you expect to enjoy?

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15 Minute HTML5 Boilerplate Progressive Web App Upgrade [Tutorial] Upgrading the HTML5 Boilerplate Project to a Progressive Web App in 15 Minutes [Tutorial]

This Progressive Web App tutorial walks through upgrading the HTML5 Boilerplate project to a minimal PWA in 15 minutes. A quick reference to update your website

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[Infographic] What Is A Progressive Web App? [Infographic] What is a Progressive Web App?

What does it take to make your web site a Progressive Web App and earn a place on your customer's home screen? We have an infographic to help you get started.Pr

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Does Firefox Have Permission To Indicate Your Site Is Not Secure? Does FireFox Have Permission to Indicate Your Site is Not Secure?

There is no reason why any site should not use HTTPS today. However, many still push back. This is a ridiculous story you can learn from!

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Forbes.com Is A Progressive Web App (PWA) 📱 What Benefits Are They Seeing That You May Be Missing? Forbes.com is a Progressive Web App (PWA) 📱 What Benefits are They Seeing That You May Be Missing?

Forbes remade their website into one of the early adopters of Progressive Web Applications. What were their goals and what sort of improvements did they experience?

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How Fenway Park Taught A Lesson In Application Navigation How Fenway Park Taught A Lesson in Application Navigation

This weekend I was in Boston to run Spartan Races at historic Fenway Park. The stadium is 104 years old and the oldest stadium in major league facility. Boston

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Bypassing Server-Side Rendering Altogether For a Better Web User Experience Bypassing Server-Side Rendering Altogether For a Better Web User Experience

I almost hate to write this article, but at the same time I have experienced a special freedom lately. We build high performance single page applications, this

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6 Ways We Lie To Ourselves About Our Web Sites 6 Ways We Lie to Ourselves About Our Web Sites

Let’s face it, we lie to ourselves every day. We lie about how much we weigh, how much we eat, how much we spend and how much TV we watch. We all say we eat les

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How Microsoft's Poor Web Performance Ruined An Important Event Registration How Microsoft's Poor Web Performance Ruined an Important Event Registration

When you provide an online service for your key influencers, make sure it loads fast. How you can learnm from their mistakes to increase your customer engagement opportunities.

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Going Native On Dotnetrocks 📻 To Make Fast, Engaging Web Experiences Going Native on DotNetRocks 📻 to Make Fast, Engaging Web Experiences

Check out the latest interview with Chris Love on DotNetRocks. In this episode Chris talks to Carl and Richard about building fast, lean web applications. The

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Why The Web Is Obese Why The Web Is Obese

Recently I shared Ronan Cremin’s observation the average web page is now larger than the original DOOM installation file. Shortly after that I came across Dion

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Tweeting For Pizza And What This Means To Businesses Tweeting For Pizza and What This Means To Businesses

Last year the iWatch was driving new excitement with toy boys and girls everywhere. Today, its more of a ‘meh’ device. But don’t let that lull you to sleep, wea

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How Running A Spartan Elite Heat Will Make Me A Better Developer How Running A Spartan Elite Heat Will Make Me A Better Developer

Last year I lost weight, a lot of weight and got myself back into shape. In fact 1 year ago today I hit my goal. I even wrote a book about the experience. After

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How Priceline's Error Almost Kept Me From Booking A Hotel How Priceline's Error Almost Kept Me From Booking A Hotel

For a few years now I have exclusively used Priceline’s Express deals to book hotels. A few weeks ago I needed to book a hotel for my trip to San Fransisco. Typ

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How To Mimic Azure Web Sites Deployment Slots In A Basic Plan How To Mimic Azure Web Sites Deployment Slots In A Basic Plan

If you have been using Azure web sites you might have heard of deployment slots. The idea behind slots is it gives you the ability to deploy an updated version

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Welcoming Bash To Windows Welcoming Bash to Windows

Rewind my personal time line sometime to 1993. NC State Engineering professor Dr. Willis showed me Linux. It was full of command line this and command line that

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A Kindle For Everyone A Kindle For Everyone

Amazon has made book publishing easy. This is why I have chosen to author more books, without a publisher. To be blunt the process is much easier without the pu

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