ILSpy versus .NET Reflector

ILSpy - open source.NET assembly browser, decompiler and software utility for Microsoft .NET combining class browsing, static analysis and decompilation. Tool for code internal assemblies code analyze or reflector tool for our applications to improve the performance or to know the internals of the assembly we have created. I was using Red Gate .NET Reflector earlier for same as it was free and with frequent updates. Now Red Gate has made that tool paid (about 35$) version so I found alternative tools from that I can see IL and C# code easily for free. Why we need to pay money if we can develop open source product like ILSpy? That decompiler tool almost giving same functionalities like .NET Reflector. More...

Yasiv is Yet Another Similar Items Visualization

Yasiv is Yet Another Similar Items VisualizationAt this article I am going to present yasivWhat is Yasiv? No, Yasiv is not populated place in Afghanistan :) This is a beautiful assistant in books search, a web site developed by Andrei Kashcha (aka Anvaka). Yasiv visualizes a relation network of books on Amazon, from the statistics data "customers who bought this item also bought", by digging related books again and again. You also can faster see description and google book preview,  if it is available for this book. More...

.NET Gadgeteer platform and Micro Framework

.NET Gadgeteer platform and Micro Framework.NET Micro Framework is an open source platform that expands the power and versatility of .NET to the world of small embedded applications. Desktop programmers can harness their existing .NET knowledge base to bring complex embedded concepts to market on time (and under budget). Embedded Developers can tap into the massive productivity gains that have been seen on the Desktop. Microsoft has announced the official launch of Gadgeteer, a set of electronic parts designed to be plugged together to build prototypes or working electronic devices. Remote controlled cars and cameras are given as possible examples. More...

Manifesto for Agile Software Development

Agile Manifesto Development What about Agile Methodologies? Is Agile (SCRUM) still popular in big software projects? Do we still have to implement bicycle with new name for software development process? I think nope, because  we are uncovering better ways of developing

software by doing it and helping others do it Through this work we have come to value: Individuals and interactions  over processes and tools Working software over comprehensive documentation Customer collaboration over contract negotiation Responding to change over following a plan That is, while there is value in the items on the right, we value the items on the left more. More...

More productive with Visual Studio Toolbox. All in one code framework.

All in one code frameworkCode samples, code framework, how to find them with Visual Studio and bring them to the product. Senior Project manager Mei Liang show how to use code framework and what customer can do with it. Free centralized, customer driven library. Online support services provide typical samples available for developers to help them resolve typical tasks. Frequently questions analyzed and provided as free code samples. You also can ask for code sample from Microsoft. Over 600 samples can be found in 2 places: code-plex and MSDN. Just download visual studio extension from Tools menu Search Code sample inside Visual Studio. Just highlight code and right click then search code sample and it will give you highlighted API examples. The Microsoft All-In-One Code Framework is a free, centralized code sample library driven by developers' needs. Our goal is to provide typical code samples for all Microsoft development technologies, and reduce developers' efforts in solving typical programming tasks. More...