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The Reality of Home Solar Power - Are solar panels for your home a good investment? I talk about my experience with solar.

Hosting the CLR the Right Way - How to host the CLR in your native C++ application the right way.

Hosting the CLR the Old Way - How to host the CLR in your native C++ application using the old, easy, unsafe method.

Azure SDK 2.5 Diagnostics Bugs - Be careful about the move to Azure SDK 2.5 if you use diagnostics

Azure Diagnostics: Backup Local Storage to Blob - Local storage on an Azure Cloud Service can be automatically backed up to a blob container using Azure Diagnostics

FxCop Fails Only on Build Server - A fix for an issue where FxCop works locally but fails on a build server

Async/Await and Closures - What is the impact of using async/await with anonymous delegates and closures

Using WCAT to Simulate Watching Media Content - Simulate a user viewing smooth streaming media content using WCAT

Editing Azure Cloud Service csdef Files with NuGet - Shows how to edit csdef files from a NuGet package install PowerShell script

Azure Remote PowerShell NuGet Package - Add the ability to run PerfView on your cloud service VM with a NuGet package

Quick References



Every now and then a friend or family member will come out to visit us in Seattle. It can be difficult to know how to plan a trip so I like to provide them with a bunch of options. Since I kept having to dig up that information I decided to formalize it into web pages and put it here: Visiting the Seattle Area