Studying design patterns

The Channel 9 video prompted some interesting questions. One question asked about common patterns and design guidelines. Seemed like a good opportunity to mention that we’re currently lucky enough to have Jeff Stylos from Carnegie Mellon University working with us as an intern until the end of December. While he’s here he’s studying different object creation…


Usability study video

In October, James Conard made a video of one of the usability sessions we ran on the Windows Workflow API. The video is now up on Channel 9. Somebody asked if the results of studies like these are generalised beyond the specific APIs being tested. The answer is yes, they are. There are a couple of ways we do this….