[.NET Internals 01] Basics of memory structure

Have you ever wondered about what’s under the hood of the applications you develop?

Ever been surprised that there’s no need to worry about memory allocation and deallocation using high-level programming languages such as Java or C# after leaving the university?

Still remember (old) C++ times with delete statement?

Source: “Arnaud Porterie – The Truth About C++”

By this post, I’d like to introduce a new “.NET Internals” series on the blog. I will be publishing a new post on .NET internal concepts every Wednesday. No end date for the moment 🙂

.NET Developer Days 2017

On 18-20.10.2017 I had a pleasure to attend .NET Developer Days 2017 conference in Warsaw. The first day we took part in a full-day workshop on containers with Docker and the next two days we attended the conference itself. In this post I’d like to share my thoughts and insights on the conference, its organizational aspects as well as my subjective opinions on the sessions I attended.

Xamarin.Android – ASP.NET web api synchronization – research

As you may know, in my MoneyBack Xamarin.Android application I’ve used SQLite as the local db management system. Recently I’ve added an ASP.NET Core web solution to my GitHub repository in order to create back-end API for my mobile app. I wanted to have database hosted on a remote server and Android application to synchronize its data with it. Then I started wondering… and decided to make a deeper research first. As I wrote in my post summing up DajSiePoznac2017 competition, “before using a particular solution for an issue” we should “better examine the other possibilities” first. So I do 🙂