fixie and resharper, smooth sailing on the Agenda.

22 Feb 2014 I was willing to have a play with fixie, a new test runner, but was unimpressed by the situation of how to get fixie tests run in resharper. Yesterday, I tried the internet again: Right, a fixie runner! The readme shows a short and concise way to bring the plugin...

Get periodic messages into MemBus

27 Dec 2013 In the previous post introducing MemBus v3 I mentioned that I removed a project in the solution that contained code to help setting up the creation of periodic messages - once I probed the Rx-codebase a little more I found that there is support to set up Observables that create...

MemBus 3.0

25 Dec 2013 MemBus finally got the maintenance it deserves. What’s new? Portable Class Library The latest incarnation of MemBus requires .NET 4.5 to run. It targets a Pcl profile for standard Windows and Windows Store profile. Expect the WP8 to also be targetted in a future minor release. The only thing stopping...

C# 6 language features? 5 cents.

10 Dec 2013 C#6 It looks like C# designers are beginning to fire their engines with regard to what language features would bring benefit to programmers. Apparently there was a presentation on NDCLondon, followed by a reaction over here. Apart from the fact that every new language feature also complicates the programming (more...

We became impatient

11 Nov 2013 A colleague asked me why we didn’t have a cure for the common cold (I was telling him about the complications of cold viruses). I said something along the lines of us being more stupid than we think we are, and that quite often, teamwork won’t work due to dysfunctional...