You can represent a two dimensional point as either a cartesian coordinate (X,Y) or a polar coordinate (r,theta). Conversions between these two coordinate systems are shown below. From polar coordinates to cartesian: To convert from cartesian coordinates to polar, the following formula works, as long as the X value is positive. If X is 0 or negative, […]
I mentioned that we are looking for more people to work for us. This time, we are looking for WPF people for working on the profiler, as well another hush hush project that we’ll hopefully be able to reveal in December. Because we are now looking for mostly UI people, that gives us a different set of challenges to deal with. How do I get a good candidate when my own WPF knowledge is limited to “Um.. dependency properties, man, that the bomb, man, yeah!”. Add that to the fact that by the time people got an interview here, we
want to be sure that they can code, that present an interesting problem. So we come up with questions like this one
. Another question we have is the large text viewer. We need a tool that can work with text file (logs) of huge size (1GB – 10 GB). We want to be able to open and search through such a file. Nitpicker corner: I usually use this tool
for that, the purpose of the question isn’t to actually to get such a tool, it is to see what kind of code the candidate writes. We are...(Read whole news on source site)
Information Using WCF in .NET Native – Immo Landwerth shares a post from Ron Cain, a developer on the WCF team which takes a look at getting WCF running on the .NET Native Compiler ASP.NET vNext – August 2014 Status Rollup – Scott Hanselman gives an overview and update on the ASP.NET vNext project, including […]
What if your work could be your ultimate platform? … your ultimate channel for your growth and greatness? We spend a lot of time at work. For some people, work is their ultimate form of self-expression
. For others, work is a curse. Nobody stops you from using work as a chance to challenge yourself
, to grow your skills
, and become all that you’re capable of
. But that’s a very different mindset than work is a place you have to go to, or stuff you have to do. When you change
your mind, you change your approach. And when you change your approach, you change your results. But rather than just try to change your mind, the ideal scenario is to expand your mind, and become more resourceful. You can do so with quotes. Grow Your “Work Intelligence” with Inspirational Work Quotes In fact, you can actually build your “work intelligence.” Here are a few ways to think about “intelligence”: the ability to learn or understand things or to deal with new or difficult situations (Merriam Webster) the more distinctions...(Read whole news on source site)
Microsoft is adding iOS and Windows Phone email-profile provisioning and IE 11 Enterprise Mode support to its Windows Intune device-management service.
Azure Search Scenarios and Capabilities | Microsoft Azure Blog
Users are used to Web search engines, sophisticated ecommerce websites
and social apps that offer great relevance, search suggestions as you
type, faceted navigation, highlighting and more, all with
near-instantaneous response times.
Solid search experiences bring challenges both in the information
retrieval front where you need to deal with text analysis, ranking, etc.
and on the distributed systems front where you have to manage
scalability, reliability, etc.