DotNetOpenAuth ships with Visual Studio 2012

Some of you may have already heard the announcement on .NET Rocks (time index 41:30), but in case you haven’t: Visual Studio 2012 will include DotNetOpenAuth in…

GC pressure series: hidden boxing

Last time we talked about GC pressure from enumerating collections using their interfaces rather than their concrete types.  It turns out that the garbage produced by using…

GC pressure series: Introduction and enumerators

As you may already know, I’m a Microsoft developer who works on Visual Studio.  Improved performance and responsiveness is a major goal for the 2012 release.  As…

A brief survey of the various .NET unit test frameworks

In summary, someone please fix NUnit to support async task methods. MSTest Pros: Best IDE experience for VS2010 and earlier (VS 2012 supports MSTest and other frameworks…