Tag: code

Virtual Eye Vision With HoloLens
Virtual Eye Vision With HoloLens
Webinars

Virtual Eye is a vision technology that provides virtual sight to the visually impaired by recognizing people and the environment around using AI and AR capabilities of Azure. This session explores the technologies implemented along the Azure Kinect device to perform body tracking and image recognition in real-time, and translate this information in vocal instructions that describe the world around the user.

How to Improve Your Code Reviews
How to Improve Your Code Reviews
Blog Posts

Almost twenty years ago, I started as a developer in a company that used code reviews. At that time, I had never done a code review nor was my code ever reviewed. For my first project, I had to create a COM component in C++ using the ATL framework. ATL uses reference counting to manage the… READ MORE

Is Python Faster Than Visual Basic?
Is Python Faster Than Visual Basic?
Blog Posts

Many software developers and programmers have this doubt regarding whether Python is faster than Visual Basic. Some of the experienced Python Programmers have the opinion that Visual Basic is faster than Python. This blog discusses this aspect of Visual Basic and before getting into the reason why Visual Basic is faster than Python, let’s get… READ MORE

99% of Code Isn't Yours
99% of Code Isn’t Yours
Blog Posts

Over the last years there has been an increase in reported supply chain attacks. Attacks where the attacker isn’t trying to get access to your source control repositories, but that of one of the many code projects you depend on. A bitcoin wallet was compromised and sent wallet keys to a third-party domain through a nodejs… READ MORE

Cultivating the Next Gen of Coders – Ninja Style
Cultivating the Next Gen of Coders – Ninja Style
Blog Posts

Strains of “Pomp and Circumstance” suddenly fill the Denver dojo. The song drowns out the merry din of bells, whistles, dings and dance beats that usually flow from freshly built computer games.  The ninjas all pause their work. The song signals that one of their own is the first to reach a coveted milestone, yellow… READ MORE

Go JSON Cookbook
Go JSON Cookbook
Blog Posts

Recently I’ve gotten into answering Go questions on StackOverflow, and one of the patterns I noticed are many repetitive questions about JSON processing. The goal of this post is to collect a “cookbook” of JSON processing code and examples; think of it as a vastly expanded version of the JSON gobyexample page. It’s a living document… READ MORE

Using Emojis in PowerShell Code
Using Emojis in PowerShell Code
Blog Posts

Few days ago I saw a post about using hieroglyph unicode characters in Haskell to write fully functional Haskell code. They shown an example of map function. A function that applies a function to a collection of items. Pretty much how foreach does in PowerShell. I thought this was fun, and tweeted this: That code uses capabilities of PowerShell… READ MORE

CoreRT - A .NET Runtime for AOT
CoreRT – A .NET Runtime for AOT
Blog Posts

Firstly, what exactly is CoreRT? From its GitHub repo: .. a .NET Core runtime optimized for AOT (ahead of time compilation) scenarios, with the accompanying .NET native compiler toolchain The rest of this post will look at what that actually means. Contents Existing .NET ‘AOT’ Implementations High-Level Overview The Compiler The Runtime ‘Hello World’ Program Limitations Further… READ MORE