C#, Programming, Various Languages, VB 6.0, VB.NET

Reviewing the Popularity of 5 Commonly Used Server-Side Programming Languages

Programming Server Side
Programming Languages Review

I’ve always been curious about the popularity of the most commonly used programming languages, but haven’t been able to find a reliable (non-biased) source.

I decided to take matters into my own hands and use the Google trends tool to see the frequency with which five of the most commonly used server-side programming languages have been referenced worldwide in the past twelve months (ranging from April 25 2012 to April 25 2013.) Continue reading “Reviewing the Popularity of 5 Commonly Used Server-Side Programming Languages”

.Net, ASP.NET, Various Languages, VB 6.0, VB.NET

VB Data Types VB6/VB.net – Comparison Chart

Recently I was looking into some old VB6 code and for my own reference decided I’d put together a simple summary of how VB6 data types map to .NET data types.

This is nothing new, but I thought it would be handy to have a quick comparison chart available. I obtained the information for this chart directly from the MSDN VB6 and MSDN VB.NET documentation pages (see below for the reference links).

Here is the summary: Continue reading “VB Data Types VB6/VB.net – Comparison Chart”