What’s New in Visual Studio 2017

[Updated for the 15.3 release] In March this year we’ve got a brand new and shiny Visual Studio. To many of us the favorite development environment. Here is a high-level recap of the changes made:

C# 8.0 Preview

The guys from Microsoft seem to be working with lightning speed. At least when it comes to C# and the .Net framework. Looks like C# 8.0 is at our doorstep and while it’s still early news it’s exciting nevertheless. In a recent channel Channel 9 video Mads Torgersen has demonstrated the first few features thatContinue reading “C# 8.0 Preview”

TehBoyan Talks Azure (Video)

Hi all, A video of a talk I did on “Overview of Azure” to on an internal conference at tretton37. It’s a comprehensive but brief overview of Microsoft Azure It’s been a while. It seems like I took a longer than usual(even for a lazy person like me) break from blogging. Well, I hope that’s aboutContinue reading “TehBoyan Talks Azure (Video)”

My First Meet With Oculus Rift

From the many activities and awesome stuff we’ve got going on at tretton37, one is virtual reality. We are a bunch of guys particularly interested in this subject and willing to experiment with various equipment and software around it. The spotlight of the industry on VR has come back in the recent years as these gadgetsContinue reading “My First Meet With Oculus Rift”

High Cohesion, Loose Coupling

We are living in a time where businesses and the people running them often change their mind. I won’t be going into details of why is that so, let’s just say it is a given, and let’s say they are right. It gives them the competitive edge when they are flexible. It is on usContinue reading “High Cohesion, Loose Coupling”

Value and Reference / In Depth

Whatever you do in the .NET framework deals either with value or reference types, yet, there seems to be a great deal of confusion in many discussions with fellow developers and on online forums and QA sites about where the actual variables reside. It is so basic yet a cause of so many misconceptions. ForContinue reading “Value and Reference / In Depth”