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Monthly Archives: January 2011

Func/Action vs. Delegate

A while back I wrote that you really never have to write another delegate again, since any delegate can easily be expressed as an Action or Func. After all what's preferable? This: var work = worker.ProcessTaskWithUser(delegate(Task t, User u) { … Continue reading

January 5, 2011 .net, geek , , ,

The Three Laws of XP

I was just readying David Tchepak's inspiring new year's resolution and also re-read his linked article "There is no U in Collective Ownership" and I thought that it sounded very much like an adaptation of Isaac Asimov's First Law of … Continue reading

January 3, 2011 geek ,

Happy New Year, part II

Now that I have last year's progress out of the way, let's examine what I'd like to accomplish outside my regular work and play development. resolution: javascript, again Since last year ended up being an academic exercise in learning javascript, … Continue reading

January 2, 2011 geek, mono

Happy New Year, part I

It's the beginning of a new year and you know what that means: Public disclosure of measurable goals for the coming year. I've not made a New Year's Resolution post before, which of course means that not living up to … Continue reading

January 1, 2011 geek, javascript