Serializing close to the WPF things

27 Sep 2007 I should probably write about the facebook WCF wrapper as promised, but since I am have been working my a… off on the frontend of things with the aid of WPF, I will write something about that instead. There is plenty of stuff to write but in this post I...

Untested Extension method which should be a nice one

21 Sep 2007 You probably know by now that I quite like the upcoming extension methods in .NET 3.5. I haven’t tested the following code as I don’t have the right framework at hand right now (and I cannot be asked to turn on my laptop), but I don’t see why it shouldn’t...

A plea to Microsoft

24 Aug 2007 Keine Überlast für OnVisibilityChanged stimmt mit dem Delegat System.Windows.DependencyPropertyChangedEventHandler überein. … Microsoft, please stop translating exception messages for a programming language that is otherwise completely English, especially if you let it be done by a machine. The above is an error from the compiler! Never ever meant to be seen...

I for one welcome my new Split overload

14 Aug 2007 It is amazing, it is incredible. I have been programming C# / .NET for about 6 years and yet I have persistently spent too much time writing my string.Split method calls. I plea to forgive my rash hard-wiring of everyday code. Maybe I have lost an hour’s worth of work...

WCF + Facebook (break a RESTing fly on MS wheels) - Intro

07 Aug 2007 This post is the first of two. While this one is introductory and collects a number of useful links if you want to use WCF to talk to everyday web-based Web APIs like those from del.icio.us, facebook or flickr, the second one (link to come) deals with the specific problem...