LINQ Videos and Tutorials

LINQ is really cool and is “baked” into the .NET 3.5 framework, so much so, that you don’t have to add the LINQ to your References because its inlcuded with your project. When you create a new project, the System.XML.Linq is right there. Your fingers never have to leave your mouse or keyboard. That’s a lot of…


F# … Yes, Eugene, it’s an Official .NET Language

Out in the field, some of my colleagues make fun of the fact that I still do my demos in VB. What can I say, having worked with VB since Day 1 and having programmed in Uni-BASIC, Applesoft BASIC, Commodore BASIC, GW-BASIC, QuickBASIC, and even VB for DOS, old habits die hard. So when it…


Determining Code Complexity

Having inherited a lot of code in past lives as a development lead or dev manager, determining code complexity was something that always fascinated me. I use to have conversations about this with some of my senior developers about this. Luckily, we had the luxuary of building the code ourselves rather receiving the code from outsources….