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Internet of Things
2 Aug 2016   Updated: 5 Aug 2016   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 11   Popularity: 4.94
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This article discusses the common practices of how we develop industrial IoT solutions and avoid pitfalls on the road.
Programming Languages
24 Nov 2012   Updated: 23 Jan 2017   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 30   Popularity: 7.31
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Converting PDF into bitmaps without installing extra components.
4 Jun 2016   Updated: 15 Jun 2016   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 52   Popularity: 8.25
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This is an alternative for "Interceptor in the Wild". The Function Decorator Pattern offers a way to inject new behaviors into existing methods without using IoC frameworks nor modifying method implementations.
1 Apr 2015   Updated: 2 Feb 2018   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 30   Popularity: 7.39
Licence: CPOL    Views: 72,481     Bookmarked: 63   Downloaded: 868
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This is a fork of "fastJSON" with new power to control many aspects in JSON serialization and deserialization, such as, serializing interface instances (polymorphic serialization) and private types, including or excluding members, performing data conversions, conditional serialization, etc.
30 Nov 2017   Updated: 14 Sep 2018   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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Circumventing language obstacles and optimizing performance with Dynamic Methods, Dynamic Assemblies.
17 Nov 2017   Updated: 27 Apr 2020   Rating: 4.71/5    Votes: 28   Popularity: 6.74
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MuPDF is an open-sourced, high performance PDF rendering and editing engine written in C. This article describes how to compile its source code to a DLL for use in other programming languages.
16 Sep 2018   Updated: 23 Oct 2019   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 27   Popularity: 6.80
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Do something crazy and dangerous with CLR and a method made from Dynamic Assembly

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Desktop Programming
Windows Forms
6 Mar 2013   Updated: 6 Mar 2013   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.49
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Rendering text with OpenType fonts by P/Invoking GDI API in WinForm applications.
Programming Languages
27 Feb 2011   Updated: 3 Dec 2012   Rating: 4.50/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 4.69
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Fully release resources engaged by COM objects.
22 Feb 2013   Updated: 8 Apr 2013   Rating: 4.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Generic Lists or Generic Types contravariance without casting.
20 Dec 2012   Updated: 22 Feb 2013   Rating: 4.33/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.03
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Compile extension method targeting .NET 2.0 only
24 Feb 2011   Updated: 2 Oct 2011   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 21   Popularity: 6.34
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Change the revision number of your project without manual intervention.
8 Sep 2011   Updated: 3 Oct 2011   Rating: 0.00/5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.00
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Some people remarked that the Visual-Studio-generated build number actually contains a hidden timestamp, which, I think, is far from being intuitive. I wrote the following snippet to do something similar but is easier to understand.Beside changing the version number, we can even write build...

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I am now programming applications for the Internet of Things.