The Latest News From Eleven Winds
We like to dish out content we think is relevant in technology. Here are some articles we think are interesting, written by our very own team of experts who specialize in various areas in the software industry.
At Eleven Winds, one of our core beliefs is that it’s critical to make sure we have in place the best possible processes, culture, and methods of team communication, and that these will be the keys to our success. We’ve gone through some trial-and-error and have come up with this short list of practices and processes that have the biggest impact on our end goal, which is creating maximum business value for our clients.
This idea comes from the concept of blaming the system, not the individual. With that in mind, here are some of the best ways we’ve found to go about this.
If you would like to learn how to use the version control system Git and you’re currently a Subversion user, this guide is for you. I’ve recently started using Git myself, and coming from Subversion there are several basic concepts and ideas that need to be understood.
Developers who simply lack skill or experience often produce bad code which can become a maintenance nightmare. What’s less often understood is that average or even skilled developers can also easily end up writing bad code if they’re not careful, and there are several key reasons why.
A useful extension method that c# .NET provides is Distinct(). Sometimes you need to get distinct objects by a property of those objects, however, and there is no overload of Distinct() that accepts a lambda expression. Luckily, it’s easy enough to create our own.
The exception message is: This collection already contains an address with scheme http
If you’re like me, when deploying a WCF service to a production site and seeing this error… you’re thinking WTF? Especially knowing it worked in your testing environment.