Presentation at ASB

The topic of our conversation was encouragement to go beyond our inevitable role as digital consumers and aspiring to be digital producers first and foremost. That means, we don't just entertain ourselves with what others have created, but we get behind the paint brush, the hand saw, or the mouse and we create it ourselves….


Command Monkey

Alright, this is going to be fun. The process is going to be fun, and the end game is going to be even more so. Let me paint a picture of the final product. I have a monkey toy on the table before me. I then hold my Microsoft Band up to my mouth and…


Windows Phone Emulator on Windows 10 TP Build 9926

After upgrading to Windows 10 Technical Preview Build 9926, I found myself unable to run the Windows Phone Emulator either from the Developer Power Tools or by executing a phone app from Visual Studio 2013. I found a forum post online that showed how to resolve it. Here it is. Open the Hyper-V Manager Now…


SnagIt 12 Tip

I have been using SnagIt by TechSmith for a few versions. A few months back I upgraded to SnagIt 12. The UI is quite different from version 11, and I think the changes are for the better. The design is cleaner, flatter, and more appealing in my opinion, and the functionality of new UI is…