Best of 2006

I started this series last year and thought I would continue the tradition with my best of 2006 collection.For me, 2006 was the year of the .NET Compact Framework Version 2 Service Pack 1.  This release added several new tools for .NET Compact Framework application developers — including support for the MDbg command line debugger. …

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Recommended Reading IV

It’s been a while since I last recommended a book… in fact, it’s been more than a year.  There are a number of good books on how to write secure code, now there’s one on how to make sure that developers have written secure software: Hunting Security Bugs (Microsoft Press, ISBN: 0-7356-2187) by Tom Gallagher,…

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Quick Tip: Identifing the interfaces that an object implements

Have you ever wondered what type an object is?  How about what interfaces the object implements?  Using the .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework, this information is very easy to determine.The first thing we need to know about an object is it’s type.  Every object, including Object, has a method called GetType().  For a given…

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