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C# 4.0: New C# Features in the .NET Framework 4

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 21, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

The C# language has been improved over the years with numerous features that make common tasks involving generic types, legacy interop, and working with dynamic object models much simpler.

Chris Burrows

MSDN Magazine July 2010

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