CodeDotNet

This site is often under construction as it is used to expand my skills by exploring ideas and techniques for .NET, combining ASP.NET, Silverlight applications, web services, and a VB/C# desktop client to access selfsame web services.

Updates and Announcements

2015-02-27

Waiting for Deployment

I read an article this morning about the #NoEstimates movement, Estimates? We Don’t Need No Stinking Estimates!, which reminded of an author I have always liked, Samuel Becket. He has a very dark sense of humor, technically absurdist, and his characters’ statement are not literal. Anyway, it made me think of this, borrowing from Beckett:
Ever estimated. Ever failed. No matter. Estimate again. Fail again. Fail better.

2015-01-14

Interesting new links

Some useful new links for mobile development from Google, and for WPF from Christian Moser:

2014-11-16

Review - Framework Design Guidelines: Conventions, Idioms, and Patterns for Reusable .NET Libraries

Framework Design Guidelines: Conventions, Idioms, and Patterns for Reusable .NET LibrariesFramework Design Guidelines: Conventions, Idioms, and Patterns for Reusable .NET Libraries by Krzysztof Cwalina
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Excellent material, a broad view for building for external clients...

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