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Monthly Archives: February 2008

Use .NET/Mono, it’s the environmentally friendly choice

I just read what’s got to be my favorite Miguel De Icaza quote to date: In a world that is increasingly green, it is a waste of perfectly healthy computer cycles to interpret your code when you can use an … Continue reading

February 27, 2008 .net, mono ,

Addicted to .Net 3.5

Outside of LINQ, i thought that 3.5 was a lot of cool but not vital syntactic sugar. This weekend marks the first time since November that I fired up VS.NET 2k5 to build an app targeting the 2.0 framework and … Continue reading

February 18, 2008 .net ,

LINQ: Immutability vs. Deferred execution

The last couple of nights I’ve been playing with some Linq to Sql and a whole lot of Linq to Objects and I have to say where coming up with complex Regular Expressions used to be one of my favorite … Continue reading

February 1, 2008 .net , ,