James Michael Hare

...hare-brained ideas from the realm of software development...
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Welcome to my blog! I'm a Sr. Software Development Engineer in Seattle, WA. I've been doing C++/C#/Java development for over 18 years, but have definitely learned that there is always more to learn!

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Little Wonders

Those little tips and tricks that make development better.
C#/.NET Little Wonders: Getting Caller Information
Once again, in this series of posts I look at the parts of the .NET Framework that may seem trivial, but can help improve your code by making it easier to write and maintain. The index of all my past little wonders posts can be found here. There are times when it is desirable to know who called the method or property you are currently executing. Some applications of this could include logging libraries, or possibly even something more advanced that may server up different objects depending on who ......

Posted On Thursday, July 25, 2013 10:04 PM | Comments (3) | Filed Under [ My Blog Little Wonders ]

Down but not Out & 2013 MVP Renewal
To those waiting for new posts, I haven't permanently disappeared. Things have just been very busy here in with me hitting the 6 month mark on my new job, my family taking its first real vacation since... ever, and my wife and I finally taking the honeymoon we never had!Needless to say it's been a busy last couple of months, but my goal is to hunker down and start posting again, hopefully next week! Also on a positive note, I received work while on my honeymoon that I have been renewed as a C# MVP ......

Posted On Thursday, July 11, 2013 2:43 PM | Comments (1) | Filed Under [ My Blog Little Wonders ]

C#/.NET Little Wonders: Extension Methods Demystified
Once again, in this series of posts I look at the parts of the .NET Framework that may seem trivial, but can help improve your code by making it easier to write and maintain. The index of all my past little wonders posts can be found here. I have had the pleasure to program in a variety of programming languages throughout the years including the trifecta of C++, Java, and C#. It's often interesting how these three languages are so similar and yet have such key differences as well. Each of them has ......

Posted On Friday, March 8, 2013 12:47 AM | Comments (6) | Filed Under [ My Blog Little Wonders ]

So very nearly finished... please stand by...
You folks have been so patient waiting for new material and I'm very grateful for that. I do have new things to write about, but wrapping up the move to Seattle has been very time-consuming! Yesterday, we finally got delivery of our goods from the moving van line and have begun the task of setting things up and assessing any damage/missing items, etc. Nothing major, just time consuming to check over everything. So again, I still think I'm on track to resume regular blogging every other week once ......

Posted On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 12:20 PM | Comments (4) | Filed Under [ My Blog Little Wonders ]

Visual Studio Little Wonders: Quick Launch / Quick Access
Once again, in this series of posts I look at features of Visual Studio that may seem trivial, but can help improve your efficiency as a developer. The index of all my past little wonders posts can be found here. Well, my friends, this post will be a bit short because I’m in the middle of a bit of a move at the moment. But, that said, I didn’t want to let the blog go completely silent this week, so I decided to add another Little Wonder to the list for the Visual Studio IDE. How often have you wanted ......

Posted On Thursday, November 15, 2012 7:17 PM | Comments (6) | Filed Under [ My Blog Little Wonders ]

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