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Best C++ Article of March 2016

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Each month at CodeProject we gather together the best of the articles submitted the previous month and ask our readers to choose the best of the best. Entry is automatic - just submit you articke and we'll do the rest.

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Current Entries

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20 Mar 2016
Rob Kraft
We often hesitate to take the action that shows we are committed to doing something new. We read about it, analyze it, and try to understand it; but real learning requires that we go beyond reading. We must DO.
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1 Apr 2016
Nagaraj Krishnamurthy
This article goes into the details of how to write a Linux Device Driver for a pseudo Ethernet device simulated on a Qemu platform.
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2 Mar 2016
Antonio Miras
Programatically set a static IP, subnet mask and gateway to an ethernet network adapter on your local machine
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4 Mar 2016
JorgeLuisOrejel
This article is based on Chapter 2 of my unpublished textbook “Applied Algorithms and Data Structures.”
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20 Mar 2016
Michael Chourdakis
My ideas about remote debugging and my implementation.
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15 Mar 2016
Satbir S
A worker thread gives you parallel processing power
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17 Mar 2016
Sibeesh Passion
In this article we will learn how we can create some client side chart widgets with the data from SQL Server database. We use MVC architecture with Web API and Angular JS to fetch the data and do all the manipulations. I am creating this application in Visual Studio 2015.
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3 Mar 2016
Moumie Soulemane
Implement the QuickSort algorithm using Open MPI library to compare sequential with parallel implementation
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9 Mar 2016
The Zakies
C++ / CLI into to using C++ CLI and using GDI library
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1 Mar 2016
Android on Intel
In order to use the Intel® C++ Compiler for Android within VS2015 IDE, it is required to customize the VS2015 installation. The required steps can be found in the Solution part of this document.
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23 Mar 2016
_Flaviu
A way to know when a floating CDialogBar is closed
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9 Oct 2019
Zebedee Mason
Visual C++ tests are created from Gherkin DSL feature files using a Python 2.7 script
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18 Mar 2016
Intel Corporation
The path to app development will soon be easier than ever, with a faster migration to real-world commercial solutions.
18 Mar 2016
Intel Corporation
This document is a guide for creating Java IoT applications that can access remote Bluetooth Low Energy devices on IoT platforms, such as the Intel® Edison development board.
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1 Mar 2016
syed shanu
In this article, we will see in detail how to create a simple Student Master CRUD (Create/Read/Update and Delete) using scaffolding.
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13 Mar 2016
syed shanu
In this article you will learn about ASP.NET Core 1.0 MVC 6 using WEB API and AngularJS.
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20 Feb 2019
David Lafreniere
A compact C++ finite state machine (FSM) implementation that's easy to use on embedded and PC-based systems
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15 Apr 2016
David Lafreniere
Replace malloc/free with xmalloc/xfree is faster than the global heap and prevents heap fragmentation faults.
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28 Mar 2016
David Lafreniere
A fixed block memory allocator that increases system performance and offers heap fragmentation fault protection
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23 Mar 2016
Afzaal Ahmad Zeeshan
This article describes the way many programming languages can be selected to find that one best language for your projects!
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27 Mar 2016
AmirAslan Haghrah
Implementing LMS algorithm using C++
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20 Mar 2016
Noah L
An introduction to new smart pointers meant to be safe replacements for raw pointers and (raw) references.
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7 Mar 2016
Will J Miller
Using UIImagePickerController to replicate the profile selection features found in the contacts app requires solving some vexing problems. This article presents one approach for a class that replicates the functionality using the UIImagePickerController.
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27 Mar 2016
deoxys
How to detect if your network is behind a captive portal (Wi-Fi Hot spot) through Windows NLM_INTERNET_CONNECTIVITY
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29 Feb 2016
Bartlomiej Filipek
In the article I cover SFINAE, a quite complex paradigm from C++ template programming area. What is this thing? Where can you use it? Let's also look how C++14/17 can help in writing such expressions.
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5 Mar 2016
Shvetsov Evgeniy
Everything you always wanted to know about Macros but were afraid to ask
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13 Mar 2016
Juan AG
Let´s do unit testing in a C++ project inside Visual Studio 2015 quick and easy
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18 Jan 2017
Doug Langston
A Visual Studio 2015 project that shows one way to pass information between Windows Forms
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24 Mar 2016
Sibeesh Passion
In this article we will learn how we can create Angular JS autoComplete text box with the data from SQL Server database. We use MVC architecture with Web API and Angular JS to fetch the data and do all the manipulations. I am creating this application in Visual Studio 2015.
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21 Mar 2016
Noah L
A vector iterator that facilitates the replacement of slow lists with fast vectors, as Bjarne decreed.
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24 Mar 2016
Dave Ceddia
CSS transitions explained
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16 Mar 2016
Enes Yıldız
I have prepared a project for my lecture. In this project I decide two string value is same or not as checsum algorithm... I used 2 language to explain the codes.
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5 Apr 2016
Petrov Vladimir
The alternative way of recent files handling with the direct access to the list of the files notepad edit including.
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18 Mar 2016
johnniealan
Auto Login in TI-SDK, Am335x
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13 Mar 2016
Rathore Amit
I am using Arduino board as IoT device, demonstrating how we can relay sensor data over the internet to many clients using signalR

Current Participants

Those with articles that match the contest criteria are automatically entered.

_Flaviu
Romania Romania
No Biography provided
Afzaal Ahmad Zeeshan
Software Developer
Pakistan Pakistan
Afzaal Ahmad Zeeshan is a computer programmer from Rabwah, Pakistan, currently living in The Netherlands, likes .NET Core and Node.js for regular everyday development. Afzaal Ahmad works at Adyen as a Developer Advocate.

He is an expert with Cloud, Mobile, and API development. Afzaal has experience with the Azure platform and likes to build cross-platform libraries/software with .NET Core. Afzaal is an Alibaba Cloud MVP, twice he has been awarded Microsoft MVP status for his community leadership in software development, four times CodeProject MVP status for technical writing and mentoring, and 4 times C# Corner MVP status in the same field.
AmirAslan Haghrah
CEO SAYAQ
Unknown
Received B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Electrical Engineering (Communication) from University of Tabriz, Tabriz, in 2013 and 2016, respectively. My research interests include digital signal processing, adaptive systems, wireless sensor networks and image processing
Android on Intel
United States United States
Intel is inside more and more Android devices, and we have tools and resources to make your app development faster and easier.

Antonio Miras
Software Developer
Spain Spain
I'm a software developer located on Almería, Spain.

I'm interested in everything related to software, from mobile to desktop systems, from web development to native applications, from videogames to raspberry pi.

I usually code in C#/Javascript/C++ altough I have developed minor projects in Python and Java.
Bartlomiej Filipek
Software Developer
Poland Poland
Software developer interested in creating great code and passionate about teaching.

Author of C++17 In Detail - a book that will teach you the latest features of C++17!

I have around 11 years of professional experience in C++/Windows/Visual Studio programming. Plus other technologies like: OpenGL, game development, performance optimization.

In 2018 I was awarded by Microsoft as MVP, Developer Technologies.

If you like my articles please subscribe to my weekly C++ blog or just visit www.bfilipek.com.
Dave Ceddia
United States United States
Dave is a Software Engineer in the Boston area and writes about AngularJS and other JavaScript things over at daveceddia.com
David Lafreniere
United States United States
I've been a professional software engineer for over 20 years. When not writing code, I enjoy spending time with the family, camping and riding motorcycles around Southern California.
deoxys
United States United States
No Biography provided
Doug Langston
Software Developer
United States United States
Software Developer
Enes Yıldız
Turkey Turkey
No Biography provided
Intel Corporation
United States United States
You may know us for our processors. But we do so much more. Intel invents at the boundaries of technology to make amazing experiences possible for business and society, and for every person on Earth.

Harnessing the capability of the cloud, the ubiquity of the Internet of Things, the latest advances in memory and programmable solutions, and the promise of always-on 5G connectivity, Intel is disrupting industries and solving global challenges. Leading on policy, diversity, inclusion, education and sustainability, we create value for our stockholders, customers and society.
Group type: Organisation

42 members

johnniealan
Team Leader
United States United States
My passion is working on solutions architecture and software development, using an extensive range of technical knowledge and expertise in protocol and driver development, programming, communication peripherals and software applications. Leading projects with major global clients I have developed strong skills in all stages of the software development lifecycle and project management, and possess strong communication skills for working with stakeholders from different backgrounds to understand requirements, lead development and testing, deliver reporting, training and post-implementation support.

I am ambitious and committed to always providing a professional service, and am proud to have consistently received promotions and awards in reward and recognition programs.
JorgeLuisOrejel
United States United States
No Biography provided
Juan AG
Spain Spain
No Biography provided
Michael Chourdakis
Software Developer
Greece Greece
I'm working in C++, PHP , Java, Windows, iOS, Android and Web (HTML/Javascript/CSS).

I 've a PhD in Digital Signal Processing and Artificial Intelligence and I specialize in Pro Audio and AI applications.

My home page: https://www.turbo-play.com
No Biography provided
No Biography provided
Noah L
United States United States
No Biography provided
Petrov Vladimir
Russian Federation Russian Federation
No Biography provided
Rathore Amit
Software Developer
India India
No Biography provided
Rob Kraft
Software Developer (Senior) Kraft Software LLC
United States United States
Rob Kraft is an independent software developer for Kraft Software LLC. He has been a software developer since the mid 80s and has a Master's Degree in Project Management. Rob lives near Kansas City, Missouri.
Satbir S
Engineer
Australia Australia
A developer and a learner. Most of the times in code in C/C++ and C#.
I would like to learn more and more languages.

I have worked in the medical domain and understand DICOM, IHE well.
Shvetsov Evgeniy
Software Developer (Senior) https://www.simbirsoft.com
Russian Federation Russian Federation
C/C++ dеvеlopеr (MS VS/WinAPI)
Sibeesh Passion
Software Developer
Germany Germany
I am Sibeesh Venu, an engineer by profession and writer by passion. I’m neither an expert nor a guru. I have been awarded Microsoft MVP 3 times, C# Corner MVP 5 times, DZone MVB. I always love to learn new technologies, and I strongly believe that the one who stops learning is old.

My Blog: Sibeesh Passion
My Website: Sibeesh Venu
syed shanu
Team Leader
India India
Microsoft MVP | Code Project MVP | CSharp Corner MVP | Author | Blogger and always happy to Share what he knows to others. MyBlog

My Interview on Microsoft TechNet Wiki Ninja Link
The Zakies
Software Developer (Junior)
Egypt Egypt
No Biography provided
Will J Miller
Program Manager
United States United States
I'm a senior technical leader with over 20 years of experience leading full-cycle software engineering and mobile application development projects for emerging and established brands. I've contributed to the success of multi-billion-dollar products and software solutions for companies like Lucent Technologies, Reuters, and Wolters Kluwer, and implemented enterprise-wide technology standards responsible for driving both cost savings and revenue growth. A frequent contributor to open source software, I also consult with technology startups to develop mobile applications and have published several articles on iOS development and software management processes.
Zebedee Mason
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Mathematician turned freelance Software Engineer with over 20 years experience, mainly in the development of CAD/CAM/CAE software. Generally worked for smaller businesses - although have been at Lloyd's Register, Siemens and Rolls-Royce. Enjoy living on the edge of the Peak District where I go cycling and hiking.

Contest Entries and Requirements

  1. The contest period covers the the first day of the month 12AM US Eastern Standard Time and ends the final day of the month at 11:59:59 PM US Eastern Standard Time. All entries must be submitted during this period in order to qualify.
  2. Entries must be an article, or blog entry.
  3. With the exception of the Everything Else category, the article must be tagged with at least one of the tags corresponding to that competition's category (for example, to enter the C# Competition you would need to tag your article with a C# tag).
  4. Articles entries must follow the CodeProject submission guidelines.
  5. No cheating, lying, plagiarizing articles, chicanery, or kicking.
  6. Articles may only be considered for a single category. If an article is eligible for multiple categories (for example, it pertains to both the C# and Web Dev categories), CodeProject editors and judges will decide which category the article shall be entered in.
  7. No author can be nominated twice in the same category.
  8. If an author writes has two separate articles, each article may be considered in their respective categories provided none of the aforementioned rules are broken. For example, if an author wrote two separate articles, one related to C# and one related to VB.NET, the author and articles could be nominated in the C# and VB.NET competitions, respectively.
  9. In the event an author wins multiple competitions, and repeat, identical prizes, the number of prizes issued is solely at the discretion of the prize issuer.
  10. In the event an article has multiple authors and/or contributors, the number of prizes issued is solely at the discretion of the prize issuer.
  11. In the event of a tie,  the number of prizes issued is solely at the discretion of the prize issuer.
  12. Multiple votes from the same IP will be automatically disqualified.
  13. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  14. Only those who live in jurisdictions in which this contest is legal may enter.
  15. Any breach of the rules and the prize will be awarded to the runner up.
  16. By entering the contest you agree to the rules, conditions of entry, and agree that your member alias and any submitted material can be used for promotional purposes by CodeProject.
  17. Entries shall be deemed to be submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry unless clearly indicated otherwise. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

Eligibility

This competition is open to software development professionals & enthusiasts who are of the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence; however, residents of Quebec and of the following countries are ineligible to participate due to legal constraints: Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria. Employees (or a member of their immediate family) of CodeProject or any of their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising or promotional agencies are also ineligible to participate. Void where prohibited by law.

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