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.NET utility classes, why re-invent the wheel?

Phil does it again.  Back to basics in relation to using methods that already exist in the .Net Framework. Aswell as his list some of the comments also contain pieces of code that are valuable and over looked. Check out his post http://www.haacked.com/archive/2007/06/13/the-most-useful- .net-utility-classes-developers-tend-to-reinvent.aspx One for the favourites

What podcasts do you listen to?

Podcast(Wikipedia) A podcast is a digital media file, or a series of such files, that is distributed over the Internet using syndication feeds for playback on portable media players and personal computers. A podcast is a specific type of webcast which, like 'radio', can mean...

Website Update

As you may have noticed the website has been updated.  I took the decision to change the CMS from my own one which was really in beta to subtext.  Subtext brings alot more functionality to the site and new features are planned.  If your looking...

Holiday talk time

It's come to that time of the year where we have to chat about where our snowboarding adventures will take us next year.  There was a glimmer of heading back to Bulgaria or even going to Canada.  After thinking what a disaster this years...

Spam We all hate it

It's always a good day when one step further is taken to combat spam. This is when browsing the BBC's website I came across the following article  - Backing for tool to battle spam Lets hope that ISPs and Companies can offer a common element...

BraeFoot Dalgety Bay

I didn't realise just how many trails there are over at braefoot. We took a quick trip round there since it was a nice evening.  The picture below was taken from braefoot looking out to Inchcolm Island. Inchcolm Island - River Forth There are numerous jumps...

Back Again

It's been a busy month so hence no posts lately.  We went camping on my birthday weekend to Thurston Manor which resulted in coming home early sunday morning due to strong winds. I also needed to rebuild my laptop due to it running to a hault with the...

Your Daily Hit List

Have you ever found a site you thought "wow" that's quite cool? Do you have a list of websites you visit on a daily basis? I was asked this by a friend of mines a couple of weeks back and it got me thinking....