Daniel Fisher (lennybacon.com)


The Visual Studio Team is in the process of switching the debugging engine (at least since VS 2013). Today I experienced a really scary behavior.
Here is a screenshot of the legacy engine and the new one – both failing to show me that the List<T> contains 75 items, but in different ways.

After an Update of Visual Studio 2015 (14) I wanted to use my usual keyboard short cut ([ALT] + [D]) to expand the “Debug”-menu and …

Ok, this is kind of a rant post. I acknowledge that Microsoft is really really doing a good job at certain (developer) spots (ASP.NET, Visual Studio, IIS, SQL Server, …). But NOT at the browser developer tools – I’m listing my issues here, hoping the IE-Team will listen and make the world better for everybody.

Since more than a decade just community (a non commercial organization that I co-founded) organizes the NRW Conf. This year the attendee numbers increased again slightly which means we cannot grow anymore (because of fire prevention the upper limit is fixed) as long as we stay in the same location (die Börse). But the attendees love it and so do we.