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Entries from October 21st, 2014

There are worse things than Exceptions

October 21st, 2014 · No Comments · .net, c#, development, stackoverflow

A piece of advise I’ve given on Stack Overflow more than once is to avoid the File.Exists() method, and others like it. Instead, I’ll tell people to just use a try/catch block, and put their time into writing a good exception handler. I won’t re-hash the reasoning here, as I’ve already covered it before. One of those […]

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MVP No More

October 1st, 2014 · No Comments · non-computer

For the past five years I’ve been honored to be recognized as a recipient of a Microsoft MVP Award. One of roughly 4,000 awardees world-wide, this is an incredible honor, and I’ve been humbled to part of that group. Today my most recent award expired, and it will not be renewed. I can’t say I didn’t see this […]

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