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Monthly Archives: January 2008

Explicit Strongly Typed Selective Proxies – Part 2

This is a very short post to demonstrate the concept that I mentioned in parting during the last post. “And of course I could eliminate the method call tracker altogether if I made use of lambda expressions and parsed the … Continue reading 

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Nothin But C# v3.5 with the Igloo Coder – Edmonton, AB (March 31st – April 4th)

Another awesome course is entering the lineup for the March timeframe also. Unlike Wendy’s kick butt WPF course which is occuring in New York in the month of March, this course will be a Canuck affair, to be held in … Continue reading 

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Explicit Strongly Typed Selective Proxies

Had the question the other day: “How could I dynamically create a proxy around an object (interface based proxies are not a problem) and then selectively apply interceptors at a method by method level if necessary”. Let’s clear up a … Continue reading 

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I see dead projects!!

Just finished reading an excellent blogpost by Jonathan Rasmusson. I think we can all identify with a lot of the information in this post!! This is a good post that you can forward to your PM if you think they … Continue reading 

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Nothin But .Net – Austin, TX (April 7th – 11th)

After lots of requests, Nothin But .Net is finally coming to Austin,Texas!! I am sure that seats are going to sell out fast, so hurry and register here if you want a spot in what will surely be an amazing … Continue reading 

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WPF UI Automation Testing With MbUnit

I’ll blog about the details of what I’m working on at a later date (if I can disclose). Needless to say. Make sure you use the TestFixture attribute as follows: [TestFixture(ApartmentState = ApartmentState.STA)] public class When_the_tree_item_is_expanded { } This ensures … Continue reading 

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Dream Big, Take Some Risks, Reap the Rewards

So many people I talk with ask the question “How do you do it?”. This question always suprises me as I don’t think that anything that I am doing is all that magical. I just try to work hard every … Continue reading 

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Introducing Nothin But WPF – New York, NY (March 24th – 28th, 2008)

As promised, 2008 is the year that new courses get brought into the mix. I am happy to announce that Wendy Friedlander has jumped on as a trainer with the Nothin But * line of courses and is going to be offering a new … Continue reading 

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Nothin But * Course Schedule

With the requests coming in,  and not having enough dedicated time to get the production training site up and running quickly, I thought I would point people to a location where they will be able to see all of the … Continue reading 

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If You Feel Like Hearing Me Blab For A While

In November I had the wonderful honor and opportunity to record a podcast with Craig Shoemaker of Polymorphic Podcast fame. There was not any one specific topic talked about but the conversation was definitely a lot of fun. He has … Continue reading 

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