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Strange Visual Studio 2013 debugger bug

Try debugging the following code on Visual Studio 2013. Make sure you compile to x64 and set a the breakpoint at the var bar =… line. The code should throw an InvalidOperationException but instead gets to Console.WriteLine(). It works fine if you don’t set a breakpoint or just run without …

Art Tech AT-6 Texan Replacement Retracts

I have a Art Tech AT-6 Texan RC plane. The one big problem I’ve had with this plane is that the electronic retracts that come with it are prone to overloading, hanging and overheating. If you switch the retracts on/off too fast it causes a current surge which overloads the …

Cultural age of the United States

I find it weird that people say that the US has only 200 years of culture and history when compared to countries in Europe of Asia which has thousands of years of culture and history. If you’re going to judge based on the age of a country politically and constitutionally, …

IIS Output Caching and Accept Header

After a bit of testing I found out today that IIS Output Caching will not work unless the Accept request header includes */*;  Most browsers include this by default but if you make HTTP calls yourself (for example, using CFNetwork from iOS), you’ll need to include it.  For example:  Accept: …