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  • June 02, 2010 02 Jun'10

    The 'VB.NET or C#' debate: It's all in the syntax

    Microsoft development experts say Visual Basic and C# have become nearly identical in function as the .NET Framework has matured. Choosing whether to use VB.NET or C# is more or less a matter of which syntax style you prefer. Despite the ...

  • March 24, 2010 24 Mar'10

    Simplifying .NET performance management

    DynaTrace has unveiled the next major version of its flagship application performance measurement (APM) tool, which includes FastPacks that simplify the process of monitoring Microsoft applications.

  • November 25, 2009 25 Nov'09

    Inside Visual Studio 2010

    Microsoft is released Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2. Find out key features of Microsoft's next-generation development environment, and learn key features of the Framework, Visual Basic, and C#.

  • December 03, 2008 03 Dec'08

    Java application frameworks come to .NET

    Third-party application frameworks have been popular in the Java world for years, but several projects are now trying to bring those tools to .NET. Frameworks like Spring for .NET are introducing developers to concepts like aspect-oriented ...

  • April 16, 2008 16 Apr'08

    Mainsoft introduces .NET-to-Java translation tool

    Interop house Mainsoft announced Mainsoft for Java EE Version 2.2, an interoperability toolkit that translates .NET code into Java applications. It enables a development team to write applications using C# and VB.NET and translate these to run on a ...

  • December 17, 2007 17 Dec'07

    ORM tool EntitySpaces adds Join syntax

    EntitySpaces provides a persistence layer and business objects for applications that target .NET 2.0 or above. A recent build adds a Join syntax to numerous components.

  • November 19, 2007 19 Nov'07

    Visual Studio 2008, .NET Framework 3.5 released

    Microsoft announced today that VS 2008 and .NET 3.5 have been released to manufacturing. They are available for download now.

  • October 12, 2007 12 Oct'07

    Visual Basic 10 ideology beginning to emerge

    Visual Basic 10 remains in a speculative thinking phase, Paul Vick of Microsoft reports in his blog. Vick plans to share the team's thoughts on VB 10 in the next few months. But that doesn't mean there is a shortage of ideas about what VB 10 should ...

  • June 04, 2007 04 Jun'07

    Developer Swag: 10 geek goodies from Microsoft

    Microsoft spits out such a steady stream of little tools and utilities, they sometimes fall under the radar of all but the most vigilant developers. To make certain you haven't overlooked these helpful developer downloads; I've gathered 10 freebies ...

  • March 30, 2007 30 Mar'07

    Ten cool Visual Studio Orcas features, part 2

    This series looks at what's new in Visual Studio Orcas. Part 2 examines language improvements in Visual Basic 9, such as the Language Integrated Query and IntelliSense.

  • March 05, 2007 05 Mar'07

    Visual Studio 2005 SDK 4.0 now available

    Microsoft has released its fourth and final SDK for Visual Studio 2005. The focus in this release is to make the SDK easier to use for veterans and newcomers alike.

  • May 11, 2006 11 May'06

    Webcast: How to upgrade legacy VB 6 applications

    With years of effort and money behind many legacy VB 6 apps, it often makes more sense to upgrade than to rewrite. Author Keith Pleas outlines the ins and outs of upgrading to.NET.

  • January 18, 2006 18 Jan'06

    Visual Basic 6 to Visual Basic 2005 migration: Tips for getting started

    Microsoft hopes developers readying VB 6 to VB.NET 2.0 migrations can benefit from best practices the company has garnered over recent years. Wizards have their limits and assessment tools can help experts Keith Pleas and Federico Zoufaly tell ...

  • October 19, 2005 19 Oct'05

    Visual Basic 2005 Learning Guide

    Get prepared for Visual Basic 2005 today with this extensive collection of resources. Along with being introduced to new features, you can download the prerelease software. Learn how to upgrade your existing projects and applications and get your ...

  • October 10, 2005 10 Oct'05

    Let's think about LINQ

    Whether or not you are thinking about 2008 -- when LINQ might hit the streets -- there is simply no avoiding the fact that the VB language is becoming more and more complex. Using cutting-edge features like LINQ is going to require you to ...

  • September 16, 2005 16 Sep'05

    At the PDC: Infragistics tools ready to roll with .NET 2.0

    At the Professional Developers Conference, Infragistics set a ship date for its NetAdvantage 2005 presentation-layer tool. Such tools can help as developers navigate a suddenly richer Microsoft visual environment.

  • November 16, 2001 16 Nov'01

    VB code: Example for complete Car Shop application

    Complete application including customers database, inventory system, search database records, cool GUI, debtors alert, password protection. This application is suitable for a car shop. Whenever the mechanic finishes a job on a car the only thing he ...

  • October 09, 2000 09 Oct'00

    Book Review: Beginning Visual Basic 6 Database Programming

    All Wrox Press beginning series books share a common goal; they "aim to take you from the basement to the penthouse suite as quickly and easily as possible." Quite a task, but by...

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