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Steve Clements .Net and then some.... December 2007 Entries
My new Logitech VX
I seem to be working more and more my lappy these days...still always on the my PC at the office but when at home the laptop has taken over from my machine of choice...strange really because I love having two monitors and find it a fantastic way to work but I guess the freedom a laptop has to offer wins the day. Anyway, I digress...seeing I was working on it more and more I decided to get myself a Christmas present in the guise of a specialist notebook mouse, I looked at several offerings from Microsoft ......

Posted On Saturday, December 22, 2007 4:40 PM

VB more popular than C#...f'off is it
Well it turns out that yes it is! To be honest I haven't ever given much thought to which the more popular language is but when listening to Scott Hanselman's latest offering it turns out VB is. Scott is chatting with Paul Vick (VB Principle Architect) and Paul Yuknewicz (Senior PM on the VB team) when they also mention that VB Express and even C++ Express have more downloads that C# Express - now I put this down to C# being used by pro's who have access to VS Pro or more Team Suite :) but none the ......

Posted On Saturday, December 15, 2007 6:02 PM
This is a great little tool I stumbled across the other day and am so impressed :) For those of us not blessed with Team Suite might not have such a smooth testing experience but I think this little fella solves that. Neatly wrapping up testing with Nunit, Ncover and the Debugger. You can run the test at different levels of the project, above I have right clicked on the project…Hitting Run Test will simply run the test and show the results in the Output window. Coverage will fire up Ncover and execute. ......

Posted On Thursday, December 6, 2007 4:19 PM

Zune disappointment
I saw the other day that zune had released the new "Zune nano 8GB" type version...perfect for me as I only want a small MP3 player for the gym...looking deeper into it - downloading music/podcasts to the zune from Zune Marketplace i discovered this and how shite it is too... Microsoft are you kidding...I'm in the UK! Stick with my iPod and iTunes then, stuff ya. Technorati Tags: Zune 8GB ......

Posted On Monday, December 3, 2007 4:04 PM

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