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...

FunSpIns - Collisions, the dead, and a (not so) grateful ending.

26 Sep 2013 Functional space-invaders series A recap of Rob Ashton’s lessons - Das Intro Drawing a Rectangle Moving a Rectangle No attributes, No vectors, A tiny Workflow and more squares State, the World, the Loop The hero must move, the enemies must move smarter The hero shoots Collisions, the dead, and a...

FunSpIns - The hero shoots.

25 Sep 2013 Functional space-invaders series A recap of Rob Ashton’s lessons - Das Intro Drawing a Rectangle Moving a Rectangle No attributes, No vectors, A tiny Workflow and more squares State, the World, the Loop The hero must move, the enemies must move smarter The hero shoots Collisions, the dead, and a...