I am going to discuss the somewhat dubious practice of copy and paste programming, an art form that most developers will have encountered at some point in their career.
This article gives a brief introduction into the world of IOC containers, with sample code to demonstrate how one might be used.
This article is a really simple demonstration of how to use the ActionLink method of the Ajax helper class to perform partial page refreshes with AJAX.
This article looks at explicit interfaces in C#, how they are used and why.
As part of my revision for M364 “Fundamentals of interaction design” I am studying heuristic evaluations. I am publishing my notes on my blog for my own use and to help other OU students.
Shows how to add a title to a chart in Microsoft Excel 2007
Shows how to apply advanced filtering in the Windows Event Log by site.
Compares the LINQ methods FirstOrDefault/First and SingleOrDefault/Single, and explains when it is best to use one or the other.
A selection of user experiences taken from M364 of the Open University module in interaction design. These are from my study notes.