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...

New C# 3.0 feature - Partial methods

28 Jul 2007 This feature is apparently available with the Beta 2 of VS 2008 (Orcas). I need not say much apart from stating my opinion that it looks like quite a useful, straightforward addition to a world of generated code living peacefully alongside your own code in a rich, interactive fashion. You...

F1- 10 done, 7 to go

26 Jul 2007 I missed mid-season, but the closeness of Alonso/Hamilton rocks! We have been wondering, whether Kimi has some sort of destructive aura, considering that his McLaren blew up so often while this year they have been as steady as the fine-structure constant. Now his car just f..up when running for Ferrari....

Disk partition (mis)management

25 Jul 2007 For many, many years I had the C drive partitioned to 10GB. For many years, this was plenty of space. The last time I installed my Windows, I did it again - the difference being that 10GB is not so much anymore. In other words, I am notoriously running out...

A link to an article from Mark Russinovich

28 Jun 2007 I once wrote I quite like Vista. Now, a few months later, I can’t really say that I hate it, but… Well, for once there is extremely annoying delay I experience when the file explorer /file open dialog opens. It takes the investigational skills of one Mark Russinovich to figure...