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Recognizing Custom Gestures in Xamarin Forms

Published: 1/20/2015 Last Updated: 1/20/2015 Tags: XamarinDevelopment

Hello again all! Sorry for the delay in my posting activity; things have been a little hectic for me lately. There were, of course, the holidays and all that craziness, but I am also in the process of moving and my wife is pregnant! To top all that off (as if it weren’t enough already), I have actually been working on an Android video tutorial, but my screen capture program was giving me some issues and as soon as I got that worked out, my mic broke! Doh! Anyway, eventually I’ll... Read the full article

Ordering NUnit Tests

Published: 11/19/2014 Last Updated: 11/19/2014 Tags: TestingDevelopment

Hello all! In this blog post I’m going to shows how you can create ordered tests in NUnit. Now before you start screaming that unit tests should not have any order dependencies, let me assure you that I know and agree wholeheartedly. So why create this project and bother with showing how to do this? Simple: there are other kinds of tests besides unit tests, and they often DO... Read the full article

SharePoint 2013 Farm Install

Published: 11/9/2014 Last Updated: 11/9/2014 Tags: SharePoint

In this video tutorial, I walk you through doing a simple farm installation of SharePoint server. The simple farm consists of one database server and one SharePoint server that hosts all the SharePoint roles. This is the smallest installation footprint that is appropriate for production use, but can easily be scaled out to a much larger... Read the full article

Renewing my Xamarin Certification

Published: 10/27/2014 Last Updated: 10/27/2014 Tags: Xamarin

So just over a month ago I renewed my Xamarin certification and I’m finally finding some time to put my experience down for the benefit and possibly humor of others. Let’s set the stage…

I was in Indiana visiting with family and lending some support for my grandma who was about to go in for back surgery. I had decided that while I was there and had some downtime from work, it would be the perfect... Read the full article

Apple's iPhone 6 and Watch

Published: 10/12/2014 Last Updated: 10/12/2014 Tags: Gadgets

I have to say that the keynotes always give me a touch of sadness now that Steve has passed. He had a remarkable way of making you excited about the products and clearly showing you that this is something that you NEED. Hell, your life has been incomplete until now and you, poor fool, didn't even realize it. But Steve did, oh yes, oh yes, he did. Steve ventured into the vast depths of technical what-will-be and emerged with a new gem just for you. The Steve Jobs’ reality distortion field... Read the full article