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The tape is dead, long live the tape!

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Using the C# Interactive Window that comes with Roslyn

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via blog.filipekberg.se I was just moaning to myself, wishing that C# had the same type of interative window that F# did, just for messing about etc...Well I did a quick search and found at the installing the Roslyn CTP gives you JUST THAT! Brilliant.

Book I am currently reading: Peopleware

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via amazon.co.uk I've started reading this book. I had heard about it from my friend Garry Shutler a couple of years ago but it got lost in my enormous wishlist. Someone mentioned it a #dddnorth on Saturday and I noticed it was extremely cheap for the Kindle version on Amazon. I must say it's proving a reasonably enlightening read. Then again most books that confirm the beliefs you already hold are fairly enjoyable. https://twitter.com/gshutler
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Process Explorer - Don't forget it.

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via technet.microsoft.com Ugh I had completely forgot about this tool until https://twitter.com/ozwaldDunlop reminded me today. I have mainly posted it as a reminder to myself not to forget it again. Doing so much straight forward dev work has seen me need any performance monitoring tools for a year or so now so I have gotten a little rusty.

An Android phone in a magazine

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FQm7k4riCoE]I spotted this on Sam Wessels feed. An utterley proposterous idea but it does highlight the falling cost of the technology that goes into mobile devices.

Akimbo Kinect hack

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via engadget.com This is VERY cool.