Monthly archives: November, 2012

No country for old men

Like many brand conscious and price conscious people in America, we went for some midnight shopping yesterday. Black Friday, as it is called, is when people who are normally normal loses all sense of decency and common sense and push the people in front of them in the queue, or trample over them, with a …

Getting caller information in C# 5.0

In application log files, sometimes it is really useful to see the name of the method that wrote the log, the source file and the line number. If we were using C++, this information would be readily available to the logger using some convenient macros. But if we are programming in C# 4.0 or earlier, …

Canadian immigration for Software Engineers

If you are a software engineer looking to immigrate to Canada, or at least apply for permanent residency as a back up plan while waiting for your US green card, you might be interested to know that you can apply for PR in Canada this year. A couple of years ago, occupations for software engineers …