Maurice de Beijer

Software Engineer - ABL - The Problem Solver

Maurice de Beijer is an independent software consultant and trainer specializing in HTML5, REST, JavaScript, AngularJS and ASP.NET MVC. For DevelopMentor he currently teaches Essential and Advanced AngularJS, Essential HTML5, Essential jQuery, Modern Web Development and Essential ASP.NET MVC courses. He has been awarded the yearly Microsoft Most Valuable Professional award since 2005. Maurice is also very active in the Dutch dotNed user group where he regularly organizes meetings and the dotNed-Pluralsight study group meetings.

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Time is one of the most confusing and error prone concepts a developer faces. Time appears so simple at first glance. After all, sixty seconds pass and it’s time a minute later, right? Or just store all times in UTC and you can’t go wrong. It turns out that these, and almost every other assumption about time is wrong. In fact, time is one of the most difficult things to deal with both in our regular application code, as well as in our testing. In this fun session Maurice de Beijer will take a look at time and some unexpected issues you can run into. He will also offer some good advice to help

Language: English

Level: Advanced

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