Book Review: Team Geek

Another book I recently finished (quickly because I liked it) was Team Geek by Brian Fitzpatrick and Ben Collins-Sussman, published by those giants, O’Reilly. The book (at 194 pages), is split into 6…

Creating a Tip Box in CSS/HTML5

I’ve recently been reading the excellent Professional Javascript for Web Developers by Nicholas Zakas (@slicknet) and couldn’t help but admire the way tips are shown in the book. That got me thinking…how…

Every Developer Has a Story

I’ve returned to watching a lot of the videos on Channel 9 and came across an excellent blog series about  people using Microsoft Technologies to create apps, called Every Developer…

Mind Map of C# and .NET

I’ve been recently playing around with XMIND, reputedly the most popular mind mapping software and so far, I really like it. To test it out and help me learn more…

Splitting a String in C#

When I was at university programming in C, I spent a lot of time writing command line (shell based) programs. In doing so, one of the things you might need…