Introducere in .NET, 6-8 aprilie

In perioada 6-8 aprilie va avea loc la Bucuresti la sediul Uzinexport un training de Introducere in .NET, sponsorizat de Microsoft Romania. Dupa cum explica Zoli pe blogul sau, acest training este dedicat programatorilor Ă®ncepatori, juniorilor din firmele de software, programatorilor de FoxPro, Visual Basic, Java, dar si programatorilor care nu au reusit sa treaca…

Vote EARTH! Turn off lights for one hour

On March 28, turn off lights for one hour starting at 20:30. This way you can tell the world leaders they have to take real action against the global warming and climate changes. This year, Earth Hour has been transformed into the world’s first global election, between Earth and global warming. For the first time…

Task Dialog in MFC

The new MFC library from Visual Studo 2010 supports another Vista specific feature, the task dialog. This is meant as a replacement for the classic dialog box, and can display command links, customized buttons, customized icons, and a footer. Here is an example of such a dialog (from Windows Server 2008). MFC contains a new…

Restart Manager in MFC

One of the new features available in MFC in the Visual Studio 2010 CTP is the Restart Manager. This was introduced with Windows Vista to offer support for restarting application when a crash occurs or when an automatic update needs to close and then restart an application. When you create a new MFC project in…

BigInteger Is Back

One of the new features in .NET 4.0 is the BigInteger class. This was suppose to be part of 3.5 framework, but after the CTP it was gone. Now it’s back. This big integer is a really large integer representation. However, I was not able to find the precision documented anywhere. The class is available…

MVP Summit 2009

The MVP Global Summit 2009 is talking place between 1 -4 March in Seattle and Redmond. Its going to be over 700 sessions during these 4 days. Last two years it was really good and it will probably be the same this time too. I’ll be mostly focused on sessions with the Visual C++ team…