Sunday, June 01 2008 mandelbrot
After four years and a complete rewrite in the latest technology, I’m delighted to announce the release of the latest edition of my Mandelbrot screensaver.
Sunday, June 01 2008 wpf
Recently, on one of the mailing lists I read, someone wrote “With WPF, I see development and training time being bumped up (at least) a notch or two for no reason other than having a flasher UI.” I thought it worth sharing my response …
Friday, June 06 2008 random
Friday, June 06 2008
While listening to ARCast recently, I heard the following:
‘And stories are pretty much placeholders for conversations’
Wednesday, June 11 2008 random
I’ve been spending some time recently setting up TeamCity, the Continuous Integration server from JetBrains.
Monday, June 16 2008 professional
I was reading today about the so-called ‘awesome bar’ included in the upcoming release of Firefox 3 and was struck by the observation that many commentators seem to be simply complaining about change.
Monday, June 23 2008 tools
Lutz Roeder’s .NET Reflector has to be one of the most useful tools in my bag of tricks - the ability to spelunk into the depths of an assembly to answer a tricky question has value beyond words.
Saturday, June 28 2008 stylecopcmd
StyleCop, newly released by Microsoft, is a tool for C# developers. In some ways similar to stable-mate, fxCop, StyleCop analyses your C# source code for compliance against a set of rules that embody Microsoft’s own style conventions for C# code.
Monday, June 30 2008 stylecopcmd
Over the weekend I spent more time with StyleCop, bringing a representative sample of code in line with its recommendations.