I have been a programmer for 19 years now and although my work is mostly around distributed, real-time and embedded systems, I’ve always had a fascination with compilers, interpreters and writing parsers. I remember my college days when after attending a lecture about compilers, a bunch of us thought we would take the world down with our very own programming language. [...]
I own three other Murach books now (Murach’s Beginning Visual Basic [...]
As a Microsoft MVP, I was fortunate enough to be able to see demos and follow the development of Microsoft’s project Kitty Hawk, better known now by its release name of Visual Studio LightSwitch (VSLS). I was then, and remain now, very excited about this new version of Microsoft Visual Studio.
VSLS is exciting because it brings Rapid Application Development (RAD) into Microsoft [...]
A lot of developers find themselves faced with the challenge of of [...]
I returned home from a long day at the office a few days ago, to [...]