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I am constantly in awe of the current quality of developers..

I won't make this a long,drawn-out rant, but I have to vent (just for peace of mind)... I actually saw the following in code recently :   if("A Literal String".ToUpper() == someRandomVariable.ToUpper()){...} and string vbcrlf = "\r\n";   ... [More]

Snazzy LOB UI in WPF on XP Tablet - just a glimpse..

Any possibly sensitive information from the screen shot has been blurred to protect the innocent (namely me). Technorati Tags: WPF, Windows Presentation Foundation, XAML

Visual Studio 2008 Available at End of November

The next version of Microsoft's development flagship product, Visual Studio 2008, will be sailing into customers' harbors by the end of November. The release will include the latest version of the .NET Framework, iteration 3.5. Microsoft made the announcement this morning in Barcelona, Spain, at th... [More]

Microsoft Partially Opens .NET

 Microsoft Partially Opens .NET   Technorati Tags: Microsoft, dotnet, open source, .net

Recent trip to Barren River, KY - I was witness to Joe's Hole-In-One!

5:30 AM - that's what I get for hanging out with old farts... What a goof-ball... Joe makes up the score as he goes...some crazy math when 6=4... I think Wayne was telling George to hurry the hell up here ;-P 135yd, over water from an elevated Tee box - The sun even shi... [More]