Adrian Spotty Bowles has developed using every version of Visual Basic and has managed to find his way to Redmond, WA, where he works on the Visual Basic Product team as a Software Design Engineer Tester focused on the Visual Basic compiler. During the Visual Basic 2008 release, he worked on many of the language features, including Extension Methods. You can reach Spotty at Abowles@microsoft.com.
Basic Instincts: Extension Methods
This column discusses one of the new features of Visual Basic 2008—Extension Methods. This powerful new feature was introduced to support LINQ. See what extension methods are, how to apply them yourself, and get some great usage tips.
Adrian Spotty Bowles - November 2007