CodeRush Xpress for C#

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Developer Express, the makers of CodeRush, have teamed up with Microsoft to make a scaled down version available for free called CodeRush Xpress. This is exclusively for C# developers working in Visual Studio 2008 and includes a selection of hand-picked features from CodeRush and Refactor! Pro. A... Read more

C# 4.0: New Features Whitepaper

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I’ve blogged a lot about the new features available in C# 4.0 recently, with each feature getting a dedicated blog post. Mads Torgersen, a C# PM and member of the C# design team, together with other members of the C# team have created a document that outlines the new... Read more

Anders Hejlsberg on C# 4.0

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If you attended PDC hopefully you had a chance to hear Anders’ talk on C# 4.0; if not you can watch it on Channel 9. During that talk, one of the primary new features he focused on was the new dynamic keyword and all of the new features... Read more

Brown Bag Lunches

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A while ago, Andy Warren of SQL Server Central asked if brown bag lunches/training worked. His answer was: …now to the question - do they work? I’ve tried it when I was managing, and sadly, it didn’t work. I disagree with Andy on this one, but to... Read more

Windows Live Sync replacing FolderShare

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I have talked about both Windows Live FolderShare and Windows Live Sync in the past. In fact, the last time I talked about Live Sync it was to say that it was FolderShare rebranded. Starting next month, Microsoft will be officially announcing Windows Live Sync, which you can think of... Read more