Enterprise Architect Launcher

There’s a new tool around called eaLauncher. Once registered, EA Project files (*.eap) open with this application. It lets you enable/disable EA-Plugins before the Application starts. Installation is quite simple: run the exe from anywhere on your computer and...

XmlSerializer: Deserialize Perfomance Issue

Deserializing large xml files (>500kb) can be quite slow, because it produces a lot of harddrive IO operations. There is a simple  trick to avoid this using a memory stream: UTF8Encoding encoding = new UTF8Encoding(); XmlSerializer serializer = new...

Windows Phone 7 – comeback of transflective TFT

Up to now I was unexcited about Windows Phone 7 – yet today I found something interesting.  On Pdamaster it looks like a comeback of the transflective TFT’s on some of the “first wave” Windows Phone 7 devices. I highly appreciate that – sunlight readability should be...

Neue Version vom Microsoft Robotics Studio 2008

Die neue Version vom Microsoft Robotics Developer Studio 2008 R3 vereint alle Editionen (Express, Standard und Academic) der Version R2. Das wichtigste dabei ist, dass diese Version jetzt für alle kostenlos zur Verfügung steht. Dazu zählen auch die Microsoft CCR und...

eaCommand GUI

According to our solution for documentation of software products, LieberLieber coded a GUI for easy use of the freeware tool eaCommand. With this GUI you can easily generate the commands needed in commandLine. It also handles dependencies of the possible parameters...