My association with .NET started over 6 years ago. In those early days I used C++ and COM as a point of reference for everything I was learning in .NET and C#. Destructors versus finalizers, Assembly.Load versus LoadLibrary, Metadata versus COM+ attributes, and of course - memory leaks versus managed heaps.
Those were fun times.
I'm gearing up for a customized Pluralsight class that includes material from the Applied .NET and Applied ASP.NET 2.0 courses. I also need some perspective of a Visual Basic 6.0 developer in a .NET land.
This reading list helps to re-live the days of old (from a VB6 perspective):