The programmers keyboard
Opinion
26th January 2018

Let’s just copy and paste! – A programming horror story

After recently taking a break from a project that my development team put a lot of time and effort into, coming back to it after another team worked on it…
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Windows 10 Family
Opinion
2nd January 2015

What Could We Expect From Windows 10 for Phone

One thing that Microsoft are keen to do with the next update for Windows is one platform for all devices. This means that the same operating system running on your…
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Opinion
5th April 2014

Reasons Why You Should Become A Microsoft Student Partner

After the hackathon that I organised┬álast month, it seemed that some of the attendees had not even heard of the Microsoft Student Partner program. So for all the students who…
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Opinion
17th March 2014

Why it is important to use SCM for your university work

When I started university, there wasn't a focus on us using any form of source control management tools to keep all of our work in one place. Let me discuss…
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Opinion
10th February 2014

Why is Work Experience Important to Computer Science Students?

Following on from last months "Why is blogging important to computer science students", I thought it would be right to discuss some of the other important factors of gaining a…
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Opinion
18th January 2014

Are you self-hosting a WordPress site? Get Akismet!

Because everyone loves spam, right? As I believe, WordPress installations come with Akismet pre-installed. As I'm not a fan of the usual "bloatware" that comes bolted on to nearly everything…
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Opinion
6th December 2013

Why Is Blogging Important To Computer Science Students?

Blogging For Fun The other day in one of the Rather Useful Seminars, Richard Adams (@dickyadams) from Microsoft Studios brought up a rather important point on internships and in particular,…
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Opinion
13th November 2013

Do you want better apps? Remember to rate and review!

Why don't you rate your apps people? Why don't people rate the applications that they download to their mobile devices? (more…)
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