C# and VB Compilers Being Rewritten in Themselves; “Immutable” attribute coming?

Darryl Taft interviews Luca Bolognese, Group Program Manager for languages at MS, and comes up with some interesting hints. The lede revolves around MS’ plans to make the compilers more “open” (as in an open can of beer) by providing a “compiler-as-a-service” facility. On face value, “compiler-as-a-service” doesn’t make much sense — compilers aren’t large […]

Stellarvue Refractor Telescopes: Stellar Service (See What I Did There?)

I had put off buying a telescope my entire adult life because I knew that you had to spend a good amount of money for quality and that, when it comes to a hobby that revolves around fleeting glimpses of faint and fuzzy objects, you must have confidence in your equipment. But, I couldn’t forever […]