Category: Software Development

Premature Optimization, is the root of all evil!

In DonaldKnuth’s paper “Structured Programming With Go To Statements”, he wrote: “Programmers waste enormous amounts of time thinking about, or worrying about, the speed of noncritical parts of their programs, and these attempts at efficiency actually have a strong negative impact when debugging and maintenance are considered. We should forget about small efficiencies, say about 97% of the […]

String Extension Method to Convert a String to Title Case in VB .NET

If you are regularly doing an operation on a common type, extension methods are a great way to create shorthand functions for this. In this post I am sharing my string extension method to convert a string to Title Case (Pascal Case):