The war of the languages.
Some people like c#, others like VB. Yes, there are others like, Ruby, C++, Python, Java, PHP ... but more on the lines of .Net languages, transcoding code examples becomes a bit of a headache.
Personally, I have issues reading VB. I don't know the syntax…
Lifehacker alerted me that Live can now
do 3D maps! Right now San Francisco, Atlanta, Boston, and Seattle are in 3D.
What is even cooler is you can use some
Here is the "hello world" program from the post.
A chap named
Hap had a foe, but unlike Carl Spackler , he took a far more
technical and cruelty free approach to his varmints (and less TNT). He built a deterrent system that used a motion detector wireless transmitter and a timer delay and would spray water on the offending target.
Brian Rush has a program over at The Code Project that
exposes the iTunes Library via XML (and XLST), ASP.NET, and AJAX. It is written in VB.net and uses the Atlas framework ( which is now called the Microsoft AJAX Library ). It can't stream music yet but one can yearn for that day to come.
Today is the one-year anniversary of Visual Studio Express and we're celebrating by giving registered users new benefits and discounts to partner products including Make Magazine, the Make Controller Kit, CareerBuilder, Intermatic Home Automation Gear, KAM
Industries toy software and DevComponents…
For people that really don't have that much database experience, people may not know what this is or why it is deadly.
I was reading Larry O'Brien's website and came across this link about injection attacks and figured it is something that should
Joel Spolsky wrote a
Visual Studio 2005 Express is the most comprehensive and full- featured interactive development environment (IDE) released to date. As part of the product mix, Microsoft has announced a series of Express editions, which make this power available to anyone
for almost no investment. In…
A lot. 4.7 million lines of code for the HD player to work on an xbox 360 to be exact. I was glancing the news over at
Kotaku and they linked to the
xbox team's blog. I have to admit, I'm rather shocked at that number but some what jealous.
There was a lot of stuff they had to use such as…
If you haven't checked out some of the amazing things you can do with Microsoft XNA, you should see some of the demo's people have put up on YouTube.
Here are some red blood cell (yes, as in your blood) Quad Tree Collision and one of an
improved particle engine for the bullets.
Here is some…
I read this a bit back on slashdot regarding development environments. Jacob runs Visual Studio .NET 2005 with OS X by using
You can read
all about his experience and see what he likes and dislikes about it. He also goes on about one of the problems running Virtual Machines on your…