05 Aug 2013
TL;DR Don’t dismiss controllers in a MVVM scenario - they remain useful and are an easy target for certain responsibilities that would burden VMs. With some infrastructure they can look much like Web-style controllers. MVVM I hear you groan - there is not much that can beat those 4 letters...
30 Jul 2013
Monday evening’s original plan was to read up on Concurrency stuff in Haskell. Alas, the site was down. My focus shifted towards twitter and then to this tweet: #Ruby or #Python? If I could learn only one, which one would it be? #twestion— Dennis Traub (@DTraub) July 29, 2013 So...
26 Jul 2013
Once in a while I need a break from my day-to-day job in C# land. Don’t get me wrong, I like the language, but it doesn’t cover all of my intellectual needs. More specifically, if I Need some functional, imperfect chaos, which gets much done nonetheless, or in Scott Hanselman’s...
27 May 2013
The participants StructureMap A few human nitwits The scene An integration test Every once in a while objects that are instantiated together by your DI Container of choice don’t match up in terms of life expectancy. What you can do, instead of taking some dependency on a service, you take...
25 Apr 2013
This post is dedicated to Marketing, Politicians and everybody else.