Check out my recent post on Windows 8

Here is a new post I made: http://blogs.windows.com/windows/b/appbuilder/archive/2013/08/23/creating-a-unique-listview-layout-using-cell-spanning.aspx

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Copying folder (and subfolders) from install location to local storage with WinJS

The other day, I wanted to copy content of a folder (including all of its subfolder) that was packaged with my AppX to my local storage. Before calling CopyFolder, I’d recommend checking to make sure the folder you want to copy is not already there. You can do so by calling getAsyncFolder. Also, to ensure…

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My post on Windows 8 app developer blog

Check out my new blog post on the Windows 8 app developer blog: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/windowsappdev/archive/2012/07/26/using-html-controls-to-create-great-metro-style-apps.aspx

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Getting started with Windows 8 Consumer Preview

On Wednesday, Microsoft launched the Windows 8 Consumer Preview. So where do you start? Download and install the following: Windows 8 Consumer Preview Microsoft Visual Studio 11 Express Beta for Windows 8 Learn from the following sites: Tools and SDKs Windows 8 Design Guidelines Windows 8 Samples Subscribe to the following blogs Windows 8 App…

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MVP Summit in Redmond

So last night, I got to meet up with many of the MVPs who came out to Redmond, WA for the annual MVP summit. Having been in Windows since 2009, I haven’t been involved as closely with the MVP Summit as I have been in my previous roles. I had such a great time last…

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Windows 8 App Developer Blog

On leap day 2012, we (the Windows Engineering) team launched the Windows 8 App Developer Blog! http://blogs.msdn.com/b/windowsappdev/ Post from this blog are all written by the individual engineers who worked on these features. The blog will let you connect with the individuals who brought you Windows 8! Come see how we are using our own…

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Grid Alignment is published on W3.org!

Yesterday, the W3C accepted our Grid proposal and it is now published under w3.org! http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-grid-align/ This is start of the long road! If you have any feedback on the spec, I’d still love to hear it.

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New direction for me and the blog

It’s been over a year since I last blogged. A lot of things has changed for me both personally and professionally this past year. So… what exactly has changed? First off, I have to say… I love the Silverlight technology! It was a lot of fun working on it and even more fun using it….

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Silverlight Oct 2009 Toolkit is Live!

Download it today from here: http://www.codeplex.com/Silverlight Yesterday, the Silverlight Oct 2009 Toolkit was published. Here are some of the most important updates: Visual Studio 2010 support All Toolkit controls now works on the new fully intereactive design surface in Visual Studio 2010. Drag and Drop support for Controls You can now drag and drop controls…

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My new role… Silverlight Community PM

I haven’t blogged in a while and like always.. I have plenty of excuses but I won’t bore you with them. 🙂 So what have I been up to? Well, like all products, once you’ve shipped there is a standard amount of churn in the organization. Anyways, the dust has mostly settled now and I’ve…

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