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Results: Using a dark theme in VS for a week
Fri, Sep 26 2008 18:20
As I mentioned several days ago I’ve been seeing if a dark theme in VS would help my eyes a little. The short of it is – no, no it didn’t. The major sore point is that if you use a dark theme in VS then you find yourself constantly swapping between dark (VS) and light (web content, content in general). The latter of course doesn’t sound like its particularly... Read More...
Experiment: Using a dark theme in VS for a week
Sat, Sep 20 2008 15:03
I've been highly critical of using dark themes in Visual Studio particularly because the UI of VS is light in its very nature. The combination of the two proving to be an interesting proposition when using VS for large durations of time. I digress. Recently I have suffered a few eye issues and I'm pretty much willing to try and use a dark theme now for... Read More...
DSA book on 'This Week on C9'
Sat, Aug 30 2008 6:42
First off thank you to all who have downloaded the first draft of Data Structures and Algorithms: Annotated Reference with Examples . At the time of writing this post there have been more than 3200 downloads within around 3 days of it being put up on DotNetSlackers which is great! Thanks to all those who have helped spread the word by linking to the posts I made... Read More...
Data Structures and Algorithms book (free) first preview available!
Wed, Aug 27 2008 8:55
This is a little project that myself and Luca have been working on in our spare (spare) time in the last month or so. The book is no where near complete but we wanted to get it out there now and progress with it in view of the public eye rather than just sit on it and wait months until it was a lot more thorough. As this is just a preview don't expect it... Read More...
My Visual Studio vNext wish list
Mon, Aug 4 2008 5:20
My wish list for Visual Studio vNext isn't that long. The things I would like to see in Visual Studio vNext (I'm not that hopeful) are the following: A filtering intellisense members list box Some intelligent suggestions More refactoring options Unfortunately I am going to do the unmentionable and compare VS to Eclipse. A filtering intellisense members... Read More...