A very interesting read on what businesses can learn from open source and blogs
Tuesday, September 27, 2005
This article shows various options of handling events in VB.NET and introduces the new custom event construct available part of VB.NET 8.0
I was looking forward to attend my first MVP global summit but unfortunately will be missing out this year. The US embassy refused to provide visa and was under the conclusion that going to the MVP global summit was not a valid enough reason to visit USA.<Sigh>
On the bright side i will be here for the first ever Tech-Ed to be held in Srilanka. So if anyone do attend it, feel free to pop in and say hello at the dot net community stall. I would be very much interested to discuss anything under the sun especially topics related to dot net.
Tuesday, September 20, 2005
If you thought .NET 2.0 had a lot of new features wait till you see what's in store on C# 3.0 and VB.NET 9.0 (.NET 3.0). Some of the hottest stuff coming in are:
Get more information at http://msdn.microsoft.com/netframework/future/
Tuesday, September 13, 2005
Monday, September 05, 2005
This article looks into the concept of debugger visualizers and shows you how to create your own debugger visualizers. The sample code on creating an image debugger visualizer is included with the article. Let me know if there are any suggestions
This usually leads to a whole lot of problems when someone tries to change something. The biggest principle i like about OO code is when it is done in a "closed for modification and open for extension" principle. The need to test code that is already tested can be avoided greatly. Is there any justification to using an object oriented language such as C# or Java and not use proper object oriented practices or coding patterns?
Saturday, September 03, 2005