I have a unique problem which I'm hoping someone can assist with. I have One big text file, our Production file. The data in the file is delimited in the following format Reference|Cost ...
The question in general is: is there a more effective way of implementation of table with structure like Dictionary<int, Dictionary<string, string>>? The reason I am asking this is ...
I am an independent contractor and, as such, I interview 3-4 times a year for new gigs. I am in the midst of that cycle now and got turned down for an opportunity even though I felt like the ...
Does LINQ require significantly more processing cycles and memory than lower-level data iteration techniques?
Background I am recently in the process of enduring grueling tech interviews for positions that use the .NET stack, some of which include silly questions like this one, and some questions that are ...
Just wondering why Java and .NET Framework uses different sorting algorithm by default. In Java Array.Sort() uses Merge Sort algorithm by default and as Wikipedia.com says: In Java, the ...
It seems to me that programmers have an increasingly uphill task of staying up-to-date. In my efforts to improve my programming ability, I am in search of the essential design patterns that are ...