Tag Archives: books

Why you should study algorithms (plus a free book drawing)

There are several reasons why you should study algorithms. I’m going to talk about four of them. (If you want to skip to the bottom, you can read about the drawing I’m having in the next few days for one … Continue reading

Posted in 3D graphics, algorithms, books, graphics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Drawing: The Modern C# Challenge

I’m holding a drawing for 10 copies of my latest book, The Modern C# Challenge. Here’s the short blurb about this book. The Modern C# Challenge Become an expert C# programmer by solving interesting programming problems This book includes 100 … Continue reading

Posted in algorithms, books | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Use WPF 3d techniques to draw a snowman with WPF and C#

This example shows how to use the tools and techniques described in my book WPF 3d, Three-Dimensional Graphics with WPF and C# to draw a three-dimensional snowman. I won’t go into all of the details because there are a whole … Continue reading

Posted in 3D, 3D graphics, books, drawing, graphics, XAML | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pingback: Code Project post “Clipping Plane in WPF 3D”

The Code Project post Clipping Plane in WPF 3D by charles922 references a couple of my WPF 3D posts. His post explains several WPF 3D concepts including; Manger sponges (refers to my post Use a dictionary to draw a 3D … Continue reading

Posted in 3D, 3D graphics, graphics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book review: Python for Kids: A Playful Introduction To Programming

Over the years, I’ve read many thousands of books, some good and some not so good. Jason Briggs’ book Python for Kids: A Playful Introduction To Programming falls into the very exclusive category of books that I wish I had … Continue reading

Posted in books | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

New Book: The Modern C# Challenge

My latest book, The Modern C# Challenge, is now available. It’s a collection of 100 programming challenges that let you test your ability in a wide variety of programming topics, many of which are not usually covered in traditional programming … Continue reading

Posted in algorithms, books, files, mathematics, puzzles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The most popular posts at C# Helper over the last 12 months

Just for fun, here’s a list of the C# Helper web site’s most popular posts over the last 12 months. This isn’t “fair” to the most recent posts because they haven’t been posted for as long. I still think it’s … Continue reading

Posted in books, miscellany | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Sample Pictures: WPF 3d

This page shows thumbnail images for my book WPF 3D, Three-Dimensional Graphics with WPF and C#. Click on a picture to see a full-sized version. [ Overview – Table of Contents – Questions and Discussion – Errata – Sample Pictures … Continue reading

Posted in 3D, 3D graphics, algorithms, books, drawing, graphics, mathematics, wpf, XAML | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Book Errata Page: WPF 3d

This is the errata page for my book WPF 3D, Three-Dimensional Graphics with WPF and C#. If you find mistakes, please post them here in the “Leave a Reply” box at the bottom of the page. I will moderate them … Continue reading

Posted in 3D, 3D graphics, algorithms, books, drawing, graphics, mathematics, wpf, XAML | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Book Discussion Page: WPF 3d

This is a discussion page for my book WPF 3D, Three-Dimensional Graphics with WPF and C#. Please post questions, thoughts, and suggestions here in the “Leave a Reply” box at the bottom of the page. I will moderate posts and … Continue reading

Posted in 3D, 3D graphics, algorithms, books, drawing, graphics, mathematics, Uncategorized, wpf, XAML | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments