The Daily Six Pack: May 15, 2015

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A COLLECTION OF LINKS FOR LOVERS OF I.T. Dirk Strauss . . . . Feature link: Visual Studio Code Snippets Creating and Using Code Snippets in Visual Studio, B. Clay Shannon Other How to Find Objects that Contain a Certain String in SQL Server, Matan Yungman What Every Programmer Should Know About Compiler Optimizations, Robert Lawson C# Futures: Managed Pointers, Jonathan Allen MVP Virtual Conference

Writing Faster Code With Visual Studio 2013

Writing Faster Code - I'm sure that many of you already know the following tips. Some of these are probably not even confined to Visual Studio 2013. Nevertheless, I called the article 'Writing Faster Code With Visual Studio 2013' because that is the version of the Visual Studio IDE I

The Daily Six Pack: September 2, 2013

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A COLLECTION OF LINKS FOR LOVERS OF I.T. Dirk Strauss . . . . Feature link: India Might Ban US-Based Email India Wants To Ban US-Based Email Systems For Government Communications Over NSA Concerns, Timothy Geigner Other Google shows how Project Loon could ride wind currents to keep balloons evenly spaced, Dante D'Orazio NSA spied on Al Jazeera internal communications,

The Daily Six Pack: August 21, 2013

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A COLLECTION OF LINKS FOR LOVERS OF I.T. Dirk Strauss . . . . Feature link: Visual Studio 2013 Settings Sync Do you know, #VisualStudio 2013 can sync all settings across Devices?, Kunal Chowdhury Other VS/TFS 2012.4 (Update 4) RC 2 is available, Brian Harry Hiding Code from the Debugger, Richard Carr Intellisense Can Show Exceptions that a Method Might Throw,

The Daily Six Pack: July 31, 2013

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iOS7 Beta is on a lot of eager Apple fan's iPhones. Personally I don't do the Beta thing on my iPhone, but nevertheless I am quite surprised at some of the nice features. I can't wait to upgrade my iPhone to iOS7, but for now I'll stay clear of iOS7

The Daily Six Pack: May 28, 2013

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LightSwitch Code Snippets is an extension that Microsoft MVP and Visual Studio LightSwitch Insider, Alessandro Del Sole recently released. It "provides an easy way to install a number of JavaScript code snippets for the LightSwitch HTML Client created by the LightSwitch Team at Microsoft". If you haven't worked with LightSwitch before,