Why Singletons are Evil

While I did not write this, I totally agree with it. Brian Button is probably one of the most talented people I know, and I am sure he would love your feedback. 1)       Singletons frequently are used to provide a global access point for some service. True, they do this, but at what cost? They provide…

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Configuration Hell

[Update] My buddy said that this sounded like ramblings in my head so I will update it to be a little clearer :). Generic names used to protect the innocent…. Why is it that everyone things that .NET Configuration (xml) is now a full fledged programming language?  I can understand the need for configuration and…


Hello World!

Never thought I would have a real use for “Hello World!” in my lifetime, of course if you asked me if I would ever jump on the “blog” bandwagon I would have said no to that as well J.  My name is Scott Densmore and I am a Software Development Engineer in the patterns &…


My Life in Code

10 PRINT “Hello World!”20 GOTO 10The guys at Radio Shack are going to hate me….…this will be more fun…#include<iostream>intmain(int argc, char* argv[]){    std::cout << “Hello World!” << std::endl;    return 0;}…no more memory management…class Driver{    static void Main(string[] args)    {        Console.WriteLine(“Hello World!”);    }}…And Today my code will work….public class MyObject{    publicstring SayHello()    {        return “Hello World!”;    }}[TestFixture]public…

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