Study Notes for 70-484

I’ve been working through the certification series for Windows Store applications, and I’m currently studying for 70-484 (Essentials of Developing Windows Store Apps using C#). As with all new certifications, there isn’t a whole lot of study material much beyond poking around in Visual Studio and reading the documentation. I’ve included some directed links to…


Top 12 for 2012

We’ve made it readers. It’s the end of 2012 and I’ve been using the last week to reflect on all that I have been through and accomplished while I plan for an even better 2013. I’d like to share some tweets, blog posts, or cool stories from the past year. I hope these links inform, entertain,…


Security Development Lifecycle (baking it in)

Security, like User Experience, is not something that can be bolted on, provided by an add-in, or added after the fact. Truly secure, survivable systems have to be designed in that manner all the time. The SDL focuses on Education, Process Improvement, and Accountability. Education – teaching developers secure design principles and secure coding techniques…

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