Tag: developer

CLR Threads Via C# Part 4 – Mutex and lock

In this post I cover the lock keyword in C#, deadlocking, and what a mutex is and how to use it in C#.


CLR Threads Via C# Part 3 – Race Conditions, Atomic Instructions With Interlocked, and Monitors

Part 3 of the CLR multi-threading series where I discuss shared resources, critical sections, race conditions, atomic instructions, the interlocked class and monitors.

CLR Threads Via C# Part 2 – The Thread Pool

In this post I'll be covering the Thread Pool as part 2 in my CLR threading series.


Surviving As An Anti-Hierarchy Workplace

If you've read my more personal posts before, you know that I work for a startup as the most senior employee. In this position I get to see a lot of interesting things that I suspect most don't, one thing in particular I've been noticing more and more lately is the lack of hierarchy at ...


Update 1

A quick update to address some upcoming changes.

A Look at The Mono SGen Garbage Collector

In this post, I do an overview of the inner workings of the Mono SGen garbage collector, useful for any developer using a Mono based platform to know.

Xamarin Android – Grayscaling and Brightness Adjustment For Bitmaps With The Canvas

In this post I'll be covering how to grayscale and brightness adjust bitmaps and render them using the canvas for hardware accelerated rendering