March 2008 - Inside the Entity Framework

Microsoft's ADO.NET Team readies Entity Framework and Tools 1.0 for release as a VS 2008 add-in with enterprise-level features.

Code Focused

Maximize Comparison Accuracy

Learn how to minimize inherent inaccuracies with Singles and Doubles when performing comparisons; learn how to use extensions, a .NET 3.5 feature, when targeting .NET 2.0 apps; and learn why you should avoid using Names that are used in a type you are extending.

Developer Product Briefs

Chart FX 7, FarPoint Spread for Windows Forms 4, and the Dotfuscator Product Line

New products this month.

Editor's Note

Software Advancements Fail to Keep Pace

Why does software always seem to lag behind hardware?

Letters from Readers

Clients Determine Value

Readers weigh in on interactions with end users and more.

.NET Insight

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