Some videos on VB futures have been posted on Channel9 at:
As for the last little bit of code I flubbed during our interview, the code I should have written is:
The above works and is compatible (and ships) with the Visual Basic 9.0 tech preview. Currently, the Element function returns and IEnumerable(Of Element). We’re looking at ways that the call to First (similar to SQL’s Top) can be removed so that you can write:
Please try out the bits and send us your feedback!
And stay tuned for more code samples, releases, articles, and discussion on Visual Basic futures.