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By Peter Henry on Friday, October 30, 2009 1:36 PM

Secrets in C#?  Ya!  Right, there aren't too many of those!  So how DO you keep strings from being publically exposed to anyone watching?  Read on to find out!

By Peter Henry on Sunday, October 25, 2009 10:25 PM

Yesterday, a colleague and I went to Montreal to participate in the Samedi.NET (a Saturday of nothing but Silverlight).  Read on for my review.  Updated: 10-26-2009 14:52

By Peter Henry on Sunday, October 25, 2009 8:37 PM

Bold title eh?  Ya, I thought so too but it's true!  If you haven't tried Visual Studio's Debugger Visualizers, you're missing out!  Read on for a gripping intro!

By Peter Henry on Wednesday, October 21, 2009 8:02 PM

Do you know that F6 is the C# keybinding for building your solution?  What about CTRL+. for SmartTags or that F7 views code from the Designer?  If you don't, then read on for a quick cheat sheet!  If you do, continue as well cause you could find some new key bindings to use!

By Peter Henry on Monday, October 19, 2009 7:12 PM

In your shop, what criteria do you use to decide if you're code's done?  What does "done" actually mean to you?  To QA?  To management?  Read on for just one devs version.

By Peter Henry on Thursday, October 15, 2009 11:30 PM

SHA1, SHA256, SHA384, SHA512......four to choose from and then there are four sub-algorithms underneath, OH MY!  Read on for runtime performance analysis (also show MD5 and Rijndael).

By Peter Henry on Saturday, October 10, 2009 9:26 PM

What kind of manager are you?  Do you micro-manage ala Steve Jobs or are you a bit more trusting with your people?  Read on for a confession.

By Peter Henry on Saturday, October 10, 2009 8:48 PM

I want to humbly thank the ODNC for receiving two awards for last year, please read on for more information.

By Peter Henry on Friday, October 09, 2009 10:55 PM

Ever have a job you hated?  Or maybe you just toiled away at your desk for years out of habit but without a clue as to why?  Read on for some (potential insite).

By Peter Henry on Friday, October 09, 2009 10:23 PM

Today SB and I were talking about how we used to do "Coding Challenges" at work with SG and how we missed them.  They were just quick little code questions to each other to try to stump the other, but nothing wickedly complicated or too long to diagnose.  In that tradition, I submit a doozie for your contemplation.  In other words........ H E L P !!!!!!!!! :> LOL

By Peter Henry on Friday, September 11, 2009 12:29 PM

Today marks an anniversary.  This is the first time I've EVER seen something where the words are more powerful than the pictures.

By Peter Henry on Wednesday, August 05, 2009 10:03 PM

Windows Numb3rs Screen Saver

Finally a true to goodness Windows screen saver (SCR) for the hit TV show Numb3rs from CBS!  Please read for more details.

By Peter Henry on Friday, July 24, 2009 7:30 PM

Today I wanted to do something with a URL but neither Uri nor UriBuilder were able to help me out.  Read on for more details.  If you're doing web dev, you might have run into these very same issues.

By Peter Henry on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 9:18 PM

Tonight I moved all my source code over to CodePlex.  Read on for details (if you care or if you want to change your source control URL).

By Peter Henry on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 8:26 PM

Microsoft released details about their lastest Windows 7 release.  Read on for links (and some high level details).

By Peter Henry on Friday, July 10, 2009 7:34 PM

Heard of Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) but only know enough to fill a thimble?  Read on for a spoon fed article to give you a leg up!

By Peter Henry on Tuesday, June 30, 2009 8:59 PM

Tonight I wanted to hit two birds with one stone!  Read on for more details!

By Peter Henry on Sunday, June 21, 2009 8:37 PM

Have you ever wanted to use a Dictionary of Dictionaries?  What the heck are you doing with that you might ask?  Read on please! :>

By Peter Henry on Tuesday, June 16, 2009 10:21 PM

I'm working on a Montreal Canadiens screen saver and thought grabbing a copy of the current web page would be cool, but how to do it and also how can you add "stuff" to it?  Read on for some cool graphic details (haha).

By Peter Henry on Monday, June 15, 2009 9:20 PM

Last week I need to order a list of files and directories.  My problem was I was adding multiple files implementing the IComparer interface.  That's good'n'all, but there had to be a better way than one more file for one more sort order?  But how?!  SG to the rescue!

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