Friday Five on Windows

Go into your weekend with these five tips on Windows from MVPs: Windows Platform Development MVP – Brian Lagunas @brianlagunas First Look at the Prism for Xamarin Forms Windows Embedded MVP – Ken Marlin @WindowsChamp It’s Time for Windows 10 IOT Windows Platform Development MVP – Karthikeyan Anbarasan @f5Debug Steps to Send Emails from Windows…


Battle of the Lowlands

Two countries enter, only one is left standing.   Belgium versus The Netherlands in a knock out, no holds barred, fight to the bitter end! Well, not exactly.  The Battle of the Lowlands used code in place of combat, apps instead of artillery.  Participants worked alone or on teams to win achievements for their country…


//build/, //learn/ and //publish/

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Windows Phone Development MVP Peter Nowak If you have been one of the lucky ones to attend //build, or following the announcements of //build from home a ton of new announcements might have caught your eye. Especially looking into Windows Phone 8.1 not only consumers, but also…


MVPs Participate in //Learn/ – Global Community Webcast

Over 50 MVPs are joining forces on April 24, 2014 for the //learn/ Global Community Webcast to present nearly 70 sessions. This is a unique opportunity for app developer enthusiasts around the globe to meet and share best practices, tips and tricks and participate in deep-dive sessions presented by MVPs.   “A live webcast about Windows Phone development,…


Friday Five – March 14, 2014

1. CloudSix API: add cloud storage support to your app in a nutshell      By Windows Phone Development MVP Rudy Huyn 2. What’s on the 2014 Roadmap for Microsoft Dynamics CRM?      By Dynamics CRM MVP Jukka Niiranen 3. Useful JavaScript to know when working with SharePoint Display Templates (#SPC3000)       By SharePoint MVP Corey…


Friday Five – October 18, 2013

SQL Server MVP Chris Webb – Sharing Functions In Power Query 2. Windows Phone Development MVP Joost Van Shaik – Utility classes to check if lines and/or rectangles intersect   3. Visual Studio ALM MVP Martin Hinshelwood – PowerShell TFS 2013 API #2 – Adding to a GlobalList 4. Virtual Machine MVP Aidan Finn – Configuring Jumbo Frames…


Friday Five-July 12, 2013

1. A simple jQuery Qunit-based JavaScript Unit Test Project Template By ASP.NET/IIS MVP John Petersen – @johnvpetersen 2. Some Thoughts about Power BI By SQL Server MVP Chris Webb – @Technitrain 3. Configuring Jumbo Frames Using PowerShell By Virtual Machine MVP Aidan Finn – @joe_elway 4. Behavior to hide UI elements when a bound collection…


Build 2013 Recap

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Windows Phone Development MVP Mayur Tendulkar Just few days ago Microsoft hosted an annual developer conference – BUILD 2013 in San Francisco, CA. This conference provided a lot more information and insights into what is coming up next. And indeed the future looks bright.  But more than…


Friday Five–May 31, 2013

1. Aggregating the Result of an MDX Calculation Using Scoped Assignments By SQL Server MVP Chris Webb – @Technitrain 2. Releasing “ASP.NET Web Forms with Web API Application” Project Template By ASP.NET/IIS MVP Lohith Nagaraj – @kashyapa 3. Surface Pro as My Main Computer/Tablet By Visual Studio ALM MVP Jeff Bramwell – @jbramwell 4. Swart’s…


Friday Five – May 10, 2013

1. How to turn ON/OFF the Microsoft Two-Step Verification? By Silverlight MVP Kunal Chowdhury – @kunal2383 2. Windows Phone 8 navigation part 2-routing, route details, tombstoning-and testing By Windows Phone Development MVP Joost van Schaik – @LocalJoost 3. Clash of the Clouds Follow-up By Windows Azure MVP Bill Wilder – @codingoutloud 4. Hyper-V Recovery Manager…