Visual Basic

New for Visual Basic: .NET Standard Class Libraries and the dotnet CLI!

Visual Studio 2017 15.3 Preview 1 included templates for VB class libraries targeting .NET Standard class libraries and for .NET Core console apps. …

Software Development

Miami Marlins vs. San Francisco Giants, at Marlins Park, August 14, 2017 Matchups, Tickets, Preview | Baseball

Giants Batters (3.97 RS/G) vs. Marlins Pitchers (4.87 RA/G)<p>OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850<p>Giants Batters (3.97 RS/G) vs. Marlins …

Baseball

Monetizing VR: Turning magic into money (VB Live)

<b>VR has sprouted a lot of startups, but not a whole lot of revenue yet. But with refined console headsets and mobile VR and mobile 360 growing more popular with consumers, it’s time to start thinking about a monetization strategy. Join the latest VB Live event to get started!</b><p>VR is the Sir Ian …

Virtual Reality

The Secret Life of... Valtteri Bottas

<b>Q: Apart from driving a Formula One car, what is your favorite buzz?<br>Valtteri Bottas:</b> Swimming in an ice lake! Typically Finnish! (Laughs)<p><b>Q: Which</b> …

Formula One

Intelligent assistants vs. chatbots: Which is best for your biz? (VB Live)

<b>Looking to implement an intelligent assistant or chatbot? Don’t miss our latest VB Live event, where we tap a panel of developers with long-term, hands-on experience in selecting the right digital engagement solution, planning a strategy, and seeing results. Register now!</b><p>The future is here; it’s …

Chatbots

Inconsistent ListRow Copy

Here’s a cautionary tale for you. Let’s say you want to let users copy rows from a Source table row by row to a Dest table, by pushing a button:…so …

Python Programming

San Diego Padres vs. Pittsburgh Pirates, at PetCo Park, July 29, 2017 Matchups, Tickets, Preview | Baseball

Pirates Batters (4.24 RS/G) vs. Padres Pitchers (4.51 RA/G)<p>OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850<p>Pirates Batters (4.24 RS/G) vs. Padres …

Baseball

Create Parameterized Queries in ADO.NET

Squash the dangers lurking in your SQL queries by setting parameters by way of parameterized queries.<p>So much of modern programming is about string …

Programming

Stop pissing off your users with push notifications (VB Live)

<b>Push notification missteps reduce open rates, retention, and engagement. But do it right, and it’s one most powerful and immediate engagement tools you have. Learn how to nail the messaging, timing, and frequency of push when you join this interactive VB Live event.</b><p>Sixty-three percent of marketers …

Marketing

Go language soars to new heights in popularity

Go, Google’s open source, concurrency-friendly programming language, has soared to new heights with developers, cracking the top 10 in the Tiobe …

Programming

London Scene Round Up: Ethereum Meetup, Criminal Coin ICO & Satoshi in Wimbledon

Our London Correspondent Nick Ayton aka the Sage of Shoreditch interviews a professional scammer, comments on the latest Ethereum meetup, new …

Bitcoin

Your VR game will never scale without data (VB Live)

<b>VR game company Survios’ Raw Data became the first VR-exclusive game to reach #1 on Steam’s Global Top Sellers list. The secret? Data and analytics. Register now for our latest interactive VB Live event to learn how to turn data into winning VR games.</b><p>“The question I always get is, ‘What is a …

Big Data

In the VR wild west, data is your weapon (VB Live)

<b>The first VR-exclusive game hit #1 on Steam’s Global Top Sellers list because the devs know how to turn data into actionable insights. Register now for this interactive VB Live event for their insights into integrating analytics into your VR game development.</b><p>VR is a little bit like the wild, wild …

Virtual Reality

McAfee CTO says human-machine teams will stop cybercrime better

Cybersecurity firm McAfee was born before the current artificial intelligence craze. The company recently spun out of Intel at a $4.2 billion valuation, and it has become a giant among tech security firms. But lots of rival AI startups in cybersecurity (like Deep Instinct, which raised $32 million …

Cybersecurity

3 crucial ASO techniques to stand out (VB Live)

<b>To boost organic downloads by at least 20 percent — and we’ve seen triple that rate — you need your ASO game. For highlights of the latest VB Insight mega-report on ASO, key best practices, and can’t-miss insights, register now for this interactive VB Live event!</b><p>ASO, short for app store …

Beer

VR: Cold, hard data conquers Vomit-o-Tron and other VR fails (VB Live)

<b>The reality is virtual, but successful VR games still require cold, hard data. Make success a reality: Register now for our latest interactive VB Live event, where we’ll tap industry experts on how they turned data and analytics into a VR game at the top of the charts.</b><p>Nicolas Nadeau, president of …

Virtual Reality

Dispelling the magic!

The layers and pieces of CakeWhen you don’t know the details behind a technology, it’s easy to dismiss it as magic, but if you dare to look behind …

Software Development

Context, context, context: How push notifications convert (VB Live)

<b>Push notifications, done right, can garner 2,400 percent higher conversion rates. Don’t be part of the 63 percent of marketers who stumble on the messaging, timing, and frequency of your notification strategy — join this interactive VB Live event.</b><p>Colleen LeCount, SVP of global sales and marketing …

Marketing

Q ‘n A Saturday: 64 Audio

Welcome to Linus’ new series on Headfonia.com! Every two weeks we will publish an interview with an insider of the audio industry. They will …

Headphones

What is Visual Basic .NET (VB.NET or VB .NET)? - Definition from WhatIs.com

You also agree that your personal information may be transferred and processed in the United States, and that you have read and agree to the Terms of …

SEO

AMG F1 star Valtteri Bottas

<b>Top Gear: You’ve just met one of the original Flying Finns, Hannu Mikkola. Were people like him household name superstars when you were a</b> …

Auto Racing

Why your VR game’s virtually useless without data (VB Live)

<b>The reality is virtual, but successful VR games still require cold, hard data. Register now for our latest interactive VB Live event, where experts will share insights into the analytics, techniques, and tools needed to push your VR game to the top of the charts.</b><p>Reportedly gamers really are dying …

Virtual Reality

Turning advances in VR and AR into business innovation (VB Live)

<b>VR and AR aren’t just for games. It offers consumers a new way to engage with your brand. Why should you care and how can you start? Register now for this VB Live event, where we’ll unveil the</b> <b>results of our massive VB Insight consumer study on the future of VR and AR.</b><p>A recent Worldpay survey of …

Innovation

VR content production: How to take advantage of the VR wave (VB Live)

<b>VR can actually impact your bottom line. Join our latest interactive VB Live event to hear how companies are using it to reduce expenses and boost engagement, plus get the very first look at the latest VR in-depth and up to the minute market research from VB insight.</b><p>The business world is starting …

Virtual Reality

404 Error Page Hides RAMNIT.A. Worm in the Source Code

Malware Family: Win32/Ramnit<p>Hash Values<p>MD5: 089dc369616dafa44a9f7fefb18e8961<p>SHA1: c4a2430634b7ca7427d2c055dbbb1fb8cd42a285<p>SHA256: …

Visual Basic and Cross-Platform: Mobile Apps with VB, Xamarin, and .NET Standard!

How would you like it if you could create a Console App in Visual Basic and run it on Linux? Or running the same Xamarin.Forms-App written in Visual …

Software Development

CodeMaid Gets Some VB Loving and more...

It's been over three years since we've last highlighted CodeMaid, Need help cleaning up your code? CodeMaid to the rescue!.Since then it's continued …

Microsoft Visual Studio

Hab at Heart: Valtteri Bottas

<b>Did you play hockey growing up?</b><p><b>VALTTERI BOTTAS:</b> I played for nine or 10 years when I was a kid. I stopped when I was 14 or 15. I played a lot. After …

Ice Hockey

Chicago Cubs vs. Colorado Rockies, at Wrigley Field, June 10, 2017 Matchups, Tickets, Preview | Baseball

Rockies Batters (5.21 RS/G) vs. Cubs Pitchers (4.19 RA/G)<p>OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850<p>Rockies Batters (5.21 RS/G) vs. Cubs Pitchers …

Baseball

Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Cincinnati Reds, at Dodger Stadium, June 9, 2017 Matchups, Tickets, Preview | Baseball

Reds Batters (5.15 RS/G) vs. Dodgers Pitchers (5.10 RA/G)<p>OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850<p>Reds Batters (5.15 RS/G) vs. Dodgers Pitchers …

Baseball