Static Typing, Dynamic Typing or maybe both?

Erik Meijer has a new interview up on Channel 9. Erik is one of the people at Microsoft who I have a ton of respect for. Erik is a brilliant computer scientist (he used to be a university computer science professor) who is currently working in a product group creating the next generation of Visual…


Visual Basic 2005 Jump Start

My friend and co-worker Martin Schray (check out his resources page) just sent me a copy of his new book – Jump Start Guide for Microsoft Visual Basic 2005. It’s a really useful book if you are upgrading from earlier versions of Visual Basic but it is also useful if you are looking for a…


NECC Day One

Well it was my first day. It was also the first day of the exhibit hall and most of the general sessions. It had an inauspicious start for me as I didn’t get to San Diego until mid morning and once I got here I was running less than 100%. But after a short nap…