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C++

“Fun with C++ 11” Presentation

Click here.

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software development

This guy read my mind.

http://lolindrath.com/2014/01/06/bought-and-unread-books/

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C++

I did not think I’d see this

The ‘D’ programming language – in production at a big PHP and c++ shop.

http://forum.dlang.org/thread/l37h5s$2gd8$1@digitalmars.com

The creator of D, Andrei Alexandrescu, is brilliant, and has written a number of advanced c++ books.

I just did not think I’d see the D programming language enter the mainstream.

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software development unit testing

the kind of little ‘win’ that I feel good about.

Neat. Able to recreate the problem.

 

please eyeball the VERIFY… items in the screenshot below.

Note that the SUCCEEDED() macro ‘succeeds’ – even though the HRESULT is equal to S_FAIL.

 

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click for a larger view.
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Windows 8

8gadgetpack

I’ve just got to give a shout-out to this. Since Windows Vista, I’ve really liked the ability to have some extremely handy desktop gadgets. Microsoft tried killing these off with Windows 7, and now with Windows 8.1.

Here’s a screen shot of what’s on my desktop on most of my Windows boxes.

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install this first: http://8gadgetpack.net/

http://addgadgets.com/all_cpu_meter/

http://addgadgets.com/network_meter/