MEF, Ruby and the machinations of Nicholas Blumhardt

Recently we were fortunate to have Nicholas Blumhardt join the MEF team. Before joining Microsoft, Nick was a busy man building enterprise software solutions, including developing Autofac, one of the popular IoC containers. Nick is very passionate about incorporating software design patterns and principles (S.O.L.I.D.)  in order to build maintainable software. He’s also passionate about…

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Get your Smalltalk here

Smalltalk is one of those gems of software development that until very recently (in the last 30 mins) I’ve never had the pleasure of experiencing. I’ve heard about it for years, everyone who’s anyone in the OOP world seems to swear by it’s simplicity, elegance, and beauty. I remember one of my bosses (If you’re reading…

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