Behind the Scenes of LINQ – Part 1

Now it’s getting confusing 🙂 As a prequel to my LINQ-To-Sql Article, I’d like to digg into the details of LINQ in generel! Language Integrated Queries is a new feature of C# 3.0 in conjunction with .NET 3.5. This means LINQ is purely solved at a language compiler and .NET library level. .NET 3.5 doesn’t…


XNA – TechEd Event Resources

Thanks to everyone who attended our session earlier this morning! As promised you’ll find the source code of the game attached to this post! Get the slides here if you haven’t already done this! greetz,max.


XNA Session @ TechEd Europe

On Tuesday I’ll be doing a session about the XNA Framework at TechEd Europe together with my colleague Andreas Schabus. TLA314 Microsoft XNA Studio Express – Developing 2D-Games for Windows and Xbox 360 at 9am in Room 123. Huh.. That’s gonna be an early morning.. (for YOU, as you should really attend this session :-P)…


WPF: Tired of xmlns="clr-namespace …" ?!

I’m sure you all know the problem: When using custom objects or controls in XAML you need to add a xmlns:bla=”clr-namespace:MyDotNetSpace” declaration to each XAML file (which can be thought of as the C# using statement). Although this is now comfortabely supported by Visual Studio Intellisense, some other solution would be nicer to have.. As I always…