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Internet of Things
Wearables
6 Oct 2014   Updated: 6 Oct 2014   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 12   Popularity: 5.40
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Are you excited to get your Myo armband from Thalmic Labs? If you're a C# developer, then check out this open source library to help you control your Myo! The post appeared first on http://www.DevLeader.ca.

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Desktop Programming
Windows Forms
7 Apr 2014   Updated: 7 Apr 2014   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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IronPython: A quick WinForms introduction
General Programming
23 Sep 2013   Updated: 23 Sep 2013   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 20   Popularity: 6.47
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Python, Visual Studio, and C#
25 Jul 2013   Updated: 1 Aug 2013   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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How and why to avoid excessive nesting.
20 Jul 2013   Updated: 1 Aug 2013   Rating: 4.33/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.30
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A post about what makes a good API
7 Aug 2013   Updated: 7 Aug 2013   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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A discussion about who owns the code
Threads
31 Jul 2013   Updated: 1 Aug 2013   Rating: 0.00/5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.00
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I'd like to share the pattern I commonly use when creating threads in C# and discuss some of the highlights.
29 Jul 2013   Updated: 1 Aug 2013   Rating: 4.00/5    Votes: 20   Popularity: 5.20
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Why do we have two different things to accomplish the same end result?
Mobile Apps
Android
4 Nov 2013   Updated: 9 Jan 2014   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.71
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Creating a tabbed Android User Interface.
Xamarin
21 Jan 2023   Updated: 21 Jan 2023   Rating: 1.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Jumpstart app with Autofac
Programming Languages
C#
20 Jul 2013   Updated: 31 Jul 2013   Rating: 3.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 0.90
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Flexibility
20 Jul 2013   Updated: 2 Aug 2013   Rating: 4.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Decoupling
19 Aug 2013   Updated: 30 Aug 2013   Rating: 4.44/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.12
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Let’s see how events might be causing some leakage in your application.
24 Jul 2013   Updated: 18 Sep 2013   Rating: 4.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.20
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Getting data back from an EventHandler.
19 Jul 2013   Updated: 2 Aug 2013   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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This post discusses why you should be using interfaces in your code
26 Dec 2013   Updated: 26 Dec 2013   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.44
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In this article, I’d like to go over a couple of different approaches for an API and then explain why the yield keyword might be something you consider next time around.
1 Aug 2013   Updated: 2 Aug 2013   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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About dependency injected singletons
14 Nov 2013   Updated: 16 Nov 2013   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.44
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An example in refactoring code.
14 Aug 2013   Updated: 14 Aug 2013   Rating: 4.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Don't forget about the non-public API
24 Jul 2013   Updated: 1 Aug 2013   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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How to structure your Singletons.
23 Jan 2023   Updated: 23 Jan 2023   Rating: 3.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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In this article, we will explore how Tasks, Threads, and BackgroundWorkers operate at a high level.
IronPython
1 Oct 2013   Updated: 1 Oct 2013   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.89
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With this post, we’re still just scratching the surface of what’s doable when integrating Python and C#.
Python
25 Jan 2023   Updated: 25 Jan 2023   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.89
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Use the "Python for .NET" package as a way to call Python from C# code.
Singleton
9 Aug 2013   Updated: 9 Aug 2013   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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In this post, I’m going to focus on why singletons are “bad”, because for me it means acknowledging one of the two main perspectives–that they are the best thing since cat videos met The Internet or they are the worst thing since Justin Bieber.
Style
22 Jul 2013   Updated: 1 Aug 2013   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Ever since I can remember, I've always been told to keep fields private.
Unity3D
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Building a 2D game in Unity3D, have you found yourself in a situation where you want to get all of the painted tiles on a TileMap? Here's what you need to do.

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