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Play by Play: C# Q&A with Scott Allen and Jon Skeet

by Scott Allen, Rob Conery and Jon Skeet

In this Play by Play course, Jon Skeet and Scott Allen answer real-world C# questions from Stack Overflow. Learn how the experts solve problems, and practical skills that can improve your own work in C#.

What you'll learn

Play by Play is a series of courses that allows you to see top developers and designers in real-time, real-world problem-solving sessions. In this particular C# course, Jon Skeet of Stack Overflow fame matches up with Pluralsight's Scott Allen to answer carefully-selected questions from Stack Overflow. You'll get to see how these experts think through and solve complicated problems in C#, ranging from simple LINQ queries to more difficult threading issues, and you'll also learn a few practical tips and tricks as you go. By the end of this course, you'll have the critical thinking skills needed to approach problems in C# like the experts do, and you'll be able to apply the tips and tricks you learn from them to your own work in C#.

Table of contents

Course Overview
2mins
Dynamic LINQ - Ordering Results
14mins
Automated Properties
13mins
Lambda Expression Property Names
14mins
Binary Compatibility
15mins

About the author

Scott has over 15 years of experience in commercial software development and is a frequent speaker at national conferences, and local user groups. Scott is a Microsoft MVP and has authored books on several Microsoft technologies, including ASP.NET, C#, and Windows Workflow.

Rob Conery co-founded Tekpub and created This Developer's Life. He is an author, speaker, and sometimes a little bit opinionated.

Jon Skeet is a software engineer (currently at Google) and author.

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