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    Insecurity By Design

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    Kevin Kernan posts on C|Net that "the best long-term answer to the security problem is to make software intrinsically more secure." Read that article here . He goes on to discuss the inability of developers and security professionals to even talk about...
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    C# 3.0 Revealed?

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    Professional Developers Conference PDC September, 2005
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    Nulls are Evil

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    Nulls terrify me. There is something passive aggressive about them. It's not just that they lurk there in the darkness, unknown, unobserved, biding their time, showing up at the worst possible moments with shotguns blazing, blowing holes into my programs...
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    Outliers

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    It was there today, again, waiting, watching, sitting idly by while I worked. Sinister. I try to ignore it, hoping it will go away, but it doesn't. It just stays there, flittering away, doing what it does, day in day out. It's anoying. I'd ask for an...
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    No Cowboy Haiku For You

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    Everything always happens when I'm on vacation. I can't take a few weeks off to go snorkelling in the tropics without whidbey beta 2 sneaking out the door and into the eager hands of thousands of awaiting customers, end-users, pointy-haired managers and...
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    Mousing Around

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    When I first wrote my previous post Interview Question: The Mouse , I did not expect to get so many responses. I have been literally deluged with mail filled with code samples and algorithms. It's taken me a while to sift through them and determine which...
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    Interview Question: The Mouse

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    I have a favorite interview question that I've been using over the last year. It's time to get a new one, so I thought I'd share it with you all. If you are not a Microsoft employee you might not be familiar with the interview process, but most technical...
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    Windows: Reduced to Tears

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    In the wake of the EU rulings against Microsoft, in which the company has been ordered to remove from the windows operating system superfluous features that by their mere existence prohibit competitive products from flourishing, I believe that it is now...
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    Seeking Wayward

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    I thought I'd let you all know about the project I've been working on for the last few months that has unfortunately kept me away from what I like to do best. It's the eve of the MSN Search engine release and soon all the world will know what I've been...
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    The Great Big Lie

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    Now I'm not one to spread conspiracy theories, but I just can't get over the feeling that the people of the USA are being lied too. And its not just by the administration this time, its by a wide body of industrialists, economists, politicians and even...
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