Marcelo's WebLog

Improving the world one entity at a time (now tweeting on @mlrdev)
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    Code post hiatus

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    These days I'm awfully busy with work for the upcoming PDC . All I can say is: it's going to be good - quantity, quality, and variety. Unfortunately this means that I won't have time to post much code for a while, but instead you'll get more comments...
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    Wonderfully Wireless

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    Today I was pleasantly surprised when I got this popup message a bit after logging into my computer at home. --------------------------- Microsoft IntelliPoint --------------------------- The wireless mouse battery level is low. Replace the batteries...
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    Missing Multiline?

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    Developers used to working with the System.Windows.Form.TextBox control will be familiar with the Multiline property. This property is used to control whether a text box shows multiple lines, and then you can use other properties to tweak how it behaves...
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    Watching Westworld, Windows Vista

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    So, I've finished watching Westworld , again. With robots, action, and that grainy old-movie look, it's always super-enjoyable. A great classic, and a great reminder on why having a Real Time Clock (RTC) battery is a good idea, as long as it only keeps...
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    Comments, choosing names and refactoring

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    Over at Teaching Students to Comment Part 1 , AlfredTh blogs about the importance of comments and the technique of writing comments first and implementing the code afterwards. In my experience, writing comments first and then implementing each comment...
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