Monthly Archives: May 2008

Count > 0 vs Count != 0

I came across an issue today that I think perfectly exhibits the principal of forward thinking in coding.  Consider the following block of code: IList<MyObject> myList = myAdapter.Read(); if (myList.Count != 0) { … do some work … } The if … Continue reading

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Fun Drive

My friend Scott Shurts took me for a drive today in his Shelby Cobra. That car is fast, really fast. Fun as hell though. I’ll let the pictures speak for themselves. Thanks Scott!

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Internet Explorer 8

The beta of Internet Explorer 8 is now available.  If you want to check it out then click here.  (http://www.microsoft.com/windows/products/winfamily/ie/ie8/default.mspx)

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Cinco de Mayo Breakfast

In honor of the Mexican regional holiday, several of my co-workers hosted a Cinco de Mayo breakfast celebration this morning.  A little under an hour after I’d arrived at work, the smells of bacon, eggs, and sausage began to drift towards … Continue reading

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Derek? Linda? 360?

Those were the thoughts running through my head at about 10:05pm last night.  I was lying in bed and reading The Amber Spyglass, my eyelids were getting heavy and just as I was drifting into sleep I heard my phone begin … Continue reading

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Twitter

I found a new tech toy today that I’ve been having a heck of a lot of fun with.  I recognize that I’m fairly slow jumping on board with this one and have heard it talked about for several months; for … Continue reading

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