C# 7.0 in a Nutshell
It's time once more for a refresh! C# 7.0 in a Nutshell builds on the acclaimed previous editions, featuring
input from top technical reviewers, with new material on tuples, deconstructors, pattern matching, discards, and more.
LINQPad - more than 2 million downloads
The popular interactive .NET scratchpad keeps getting better: LINQPad
now supports C# 7 and VB 15, as well as F# and SQL. Put an end to those hundreds of Visual Studio Console
projects cluttering your source folder, and join the revolution of LINQPad scripters and incremental developers!
10 LINQ Myths
The ten most common misconceptions, and how
they set people awry.
For those not yet ready for LINQPad, this simple and free 100KB
database query tool written in C# lets you run SQL
interactively on SQL Server, Oracle or an OLE-DB compliant databases.
It includes an object browser, text/grid results, saving to XML/CSV format, and
support for batching via the 'GO' keyword. No installation required and full source
code available. More on Query Express...
Threading in C#
An extensive article on multithreading in C#
. This tackles
difficult issues such as
, when to use
Wait Handles vs Wait and Pulse
, the implications of
in Windows Forms, using
, Memory Barriers and
synchronization constructs. Full Contents
LINQ expression predicates This describes a simple and elegant solution
to the problem of dynamically composing Expression<> based predicates in LINQ.
Speeding up LINQ
to SQL Three ways to squeeze the maximum performance out of this technology.
Value Types vs Reference Types A tutorial explaining
how value and reference types work in C# and .NET. This covers the differences
in the way objects are created and disposed, how memory allocation works, and common
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