A new feature with .NET Core 2.1 is the Span type. This type allows direct access to memory in the stack, in the managed heap, and in the native heap. A great feature of the Span type is to take a split of the memory to access only an area within. The next step is to extend this to the C# programming language with ranges. Continue reading C# 8: Indexes and Ranges
C# 7 introduced pattern matching with the extension of the switch statement and the is operator offering the const pattern, … Continue reading C# 8: Pattern Matching Extended
A .NET guideline specifies that an application should never throw a NullReferenceException. However, many applications and libraries do. The NullReferenceException … Continue reading C# 8 & No More NullReferenceExceptions – What about legacy code?
Here’s an overview of the features offered by C# 7.0, C# 7.1, and C# 7.2 – comparing them to previous … Continue reading C# 7.x Features
2 presentations at BASTA! Spring 2018 in Frankfurt – C# – What’s next? and Moderne Business Apps mit XAML – … Continue reading BASTA! Spring 2018 in Frankfurt
A great feature of C# 7.0 are local functions. Local functions have the syntax of methods and can be used … Continue reading Local Functions – What’s the Value?
I already blogged about some cool new C# 7.0 features in the last months. Now I’m offering an additional chapter … Continue reading C# 7.0 – What’s New