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Jon Preece
Works at Destinology Ltd
Attended University of Chester
Lives in Warrington, Cheshire
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The job title isn’t representative of my skill set As a front-end developer, you portray yourself as having a narrow set of skills. This probably isn’t the case. I did a quick search on a popular job forum for front-end developer jobs, and there is a…
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The generally accepted way of authenticating a user with WCF is with a User Name and Password with the UserNamePasswordValidator class.  So common that even MSDN has a tutorial, and the MSDN documentation for WCF is seriously lacking at best.  The…
Use ServiceCredentials when the bog standard UserNamePasswordValidator just doesn't cut it
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Last year I set out to try and diversify myself and learn new things.  I have focused primarily on software development for at least the last 13 years, and this year I wanted to do something different.  I shied away from reading software development books…
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I’ve been using Git in Visual Studio for quite some time now (since not long after it was released) and I’ve really grown to like it.  I particularly like the speed and general ease of use.  I find TFS/TFVC (weather that be a local instance or TFS online)…
Git is a complex tool and can be difficult for .NET developers who are not used to using the command line. This post looks at how start putting that right.
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I completed my first commercial Greenfield project using TypeScript over plain old JavaScript throughout, and there were some frustrations along the way.   TL;DR TypeScript is awesome, for sure, but there needs to be improvements to tooling to streamline…
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In 2015, it is as important as ever for developers of all levels of expertise and experience to re-train and update their skills.  In the fast moving world of technology, failure to do so can result in career stagnation and ultimately not reaching your…
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You’ve been in your current job for a while now, and you’re really starting to get good at what you do.  You’re perhaps thinking about finding something new, and you’re wondering what sort of questions a potential new employer might ask.  I’ve been…
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Passionate web and software developer
Introduction
I am a passionate web and software developer based in Warrington, Cheshire.  I am an independent contractor with skills in a wide range of web and desktop technologies.
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Web Developer Expert
Education
  • University of Chester
    Computer Science, 2007 - 2010
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Jon Preece, Jonathan Preece, Jon Harker, Jonathan Harker
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Full stack web developer
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Website design and development, full software development life-cycle
Employment
  • Destinology Ltd
    Software Developer, 2015 - present
  • JustAccounts
    Software Developer, 2014 - 2015
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Warrington, Cheshire
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