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tweetc – A Windows command line twitter client

tweetc is a twitter client for the Windows command line. It’s functionally straightforward. Want to send a tweet. Type, “tweetc Hi Mom!”. Heck you don’t even need to put quotes around the tweet. To get...

Friday Links #73

Programming Computers Jeff Wilcox – Silverlight Toolkit October 2009 Release VS2010 Beta 2, Release dates, and More - Bill Blogs in C# Handy CSS Debug Snippet - CSS – Snipplr VS 2010 and .NET 4.0...

Simply Weather Update

Just in time for the Windows 7 launch, an update to the definitive weather gadget for Windows, Simply Weather. This update makes some minor but welcome improvements including a new font and better handling of...

tweetz Update #9

User kimatg made some excellent suggestions some of which I’ve incorporated in this release. Changed from Verdana to Segoe UI font. The new font is “just right”. I went through a lot of back and...

Friday Links #72

Programming Computers AvalonEdit, a (the?) WPF code editor component from the SharpDevelop team Jeff Prosise’s Blog : Silverlight 3’s New Client Networking Stack More missing LINQ operators - Jimmy Bogard - Los Techies : Blogs...

A Snapshot of Visitors

It’s interesting to see who visits the site and what they use to browse with. The market stills belong to IE but visitors to this site seem to prefer Firefox with IE not far behind....

Standard Numeric Format Strings Output Examples

I can never seem to remember the format strings for numbers in .NET. There are several cheat sheets available but the one that works best for me is the examples page in the Microsoft documentation....

tweetz Update #8

This update has a bunch of little usability updates. Added small and large backgrounds. The corners of the backgrounds distort if they’re stretched too much. To compensate, I’ve added larger backgrounds. The larger backgrounds are...

Friday Links #71

Programming Computers Learning resources for C# 4.0 and .NET 4.0 new features « Bogdan Brinzarea’s blog Free AJAX and Silverlight Testing Tool | WebAii Testing Framework implifying the Process of Calling a WCF Service from...

IE8 and Session Cookies

IE8 has this annoying habit on my wife’s computer of not working with some Web sites. Same computer, same Web site using Opera or Firefox works fine. She prefers IE8 so after a few moments...
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