Mike Puddephat

Welcome to Mike Puddephat's website, established 2000. Here you'll find random mutterings, photos, message boards and a whole load of frivolity. Buckle up and enjoy the ride!

Latest articles

How to write elegant, structured code using services, authorizers, validators and repositories

This article describes how to build a RESTful API with ASP.NET Core using components called services, authorizers, validators and repositories.

How to write elegant, structured code using services, authorizers, validators and repositories
Posted
8 December 2016

Introducing Windows 10 Creators Update and Surface Studio

At an event in New York, Microsoft unveils Windows 10 Creators Update and a new category of Surface device.

Introducing Windows 10 Creators Update and Surface Studio
Posted
14 November 2016
Occurred
26 October 2016

New Top Gear line up for 2017

A new line up of presenters is confirmed for Top Gear 2017!

New Top Gear line up for 2017
Posted
15 July 2016
Updated
16 June 2017

AzureCraft summer 2016 keynote review

A review of Scott Guthrie's keynote speech on Day 1 of AzureCraft, summer 2016.

AzureCraft summer 2016 keynote review
Posted
16 June 2016
Occurred
3 June 2016

If Carlsberg made ladybirds...

...they probably wouldn't look like this!

If Carlsberg made ladybirds...
Posted
27 November 2014
Occurred
27 September 2013

Thanks God it's Friday - have a great weekend, guys!

Enjoy your weekend, whatever you're doing!

Thanks God it's Friday - have a great weekend, guys!
Posted
18 October 2013
Comments
3

So long, Croydon

Thanks for all the good times!

So long, Croydon
Posted
27 September 2013
Occurred
27 September 2013
Comments
5

New glasses required - but what style should I go for?

I need a new pair of glasses. What style should I go for? Websites don't get more interesting than this.

New glasses required - but what style should I go for?
Posted
25 September 2013
Comments
1

Summer has arrived!

After months of dismal weather, it looks like summer has arrived (and the garden's a little overgrown as well)...

Summer has arrived!
Posted
3 June 2013
Comments
1

A day of celebration for the benefit of Tim Smith

A day of events to raise money for Tim Smith (him from Cardiacs).

A day of celebration for the benefit of Tim Smith
Posted
22 May 2013
Occurred
24 August 2013
Comments
3