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bio website gregcons.com/kateblog
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Consultant, developer, mentor, author, speaker. C++ and .NET, Windows 7, Sharepoint, whatever else I like.

My firm is available for online or in person mentoring, code reviews, troubleshooting and in some cases writing code for clients. If you're interested, please email me and mention you are familiar with my SO activities.


Apr
28
revised Microsoft exam 70-536: How to memorize all of this?
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Aug
15
revised Navigating Code in Visual Studio
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Jul
31
revised Why must a constructor's call to the superconstructor be the first call?
removed meta talk like being banned on other forums or why this question belongs here. Still needs to be edited for tone (Eg calling things stupid) - leaving that work for OP
Jun
18
revised How to make the switch to C++11?
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May
17
revised Simple explanation of Continuous Integration
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May
17
revised Simple explanation of Continuous Integration
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Apr
2
revised Will the Facebook apps I build still be available if I deactivate my account?
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Mar
17
revised Class of problems solvable by sed or stream editors
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Mar
6
revised Why do most issue tracking systems have only single status field?
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Feb
24
revised what to make of a Microsoft Most-Valued-Professional who believes that .NET types are either primitive or complex?
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Feb
22
revised Why do large websites use different languages for the backend and frontend?
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Dec
28
revised Motivation and pitfalls (?) of the auto keyword in C++11
clarified about default int
Dec
27
revised Motivation and pitfalls (?) of the auto keyword in C++11
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Aug
28
revised Is the .NET/Microsoft technology stack a financially viable option for a startup with limited finances?
added link for Bizspark and a few more precise details
May
31
revised How does one network at software conferences?
grammar
May
31
revised How is dependency inversion related to higher order functions?
Fixed link back to correct article (my blog format changed from wordpress to octopress) (grammar tweaks that should have been done by link-fixer)
Apr
26
revised How To Explain To My Dad What I have Programmed
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Mar
7
revised Why is C++ still “hybrid”
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Jan
27
revised How do you respond to “Tell me a little bit about yourself.” question in interviews?
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Dec
2
revised Are type and scope prefixes worthwhile naming conventions?
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