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7th January 2018

What happened to WinUX?

For those who follow my GitHub projects, you may be aware of a project I created called WinUX, originally codenamed Croft.Core. It is a collection of libraries that were built for the Universal Windows Platform (UWP) that allowed developers to take advantage of additional helpers, extensions and controls outside of the core SDK provided by Microsoft.When the project first kicked…
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14th December 2016

What’s new in WinUX update 2.3

As part of WinUX update 2.3, improvements have been made to the WindowHelper to make it easier to create and manage secondary windows for your UWP application. If you've not…
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TVSample
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2nd February 2016

Helping UWP developers with sample apps

Over the last few years, I've been developing Windows applications for public and private consumption providing unique app experience throughout. This sparked an idea to provide a collection of sample…
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Projects
10th January 2016

Playing with scrolling parallax effects on UI elements in Windows 10 UWP apps

I mentioned recently in my 'Daily Life of a Developer' series that I've been working on some old project ideas that have been stuck on my backlog of things to…
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Windows 10 SplitView Hamburger Menu
Projects
3rd August 2015

Developing for Windows 10 – SplitView navigation menus

With the release of Windows 10 and the SDK which followed, I thought I'd share some helpful tips for developers new and old to get themselves up and running with…
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Kinect for Windows v2
Projects
19th October 2014

Enabling custom WPF controls with Kinect for Windows v2

Kinect for Windows V2 is a powerful piece of kit that can allow developers to integrate with both new and existing projects providing a new, natural way of interacting with…
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One app across multiple devices
Projects
20th September 2014

Universal Triggers for Universal Windows Apps

While I'm usually one for releasing apps, this is the first time that I've delved into developing libraries for other people to use. After having started to look at Windows…
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Projects
22nd June 2014

Introducing PhysiHealth, a physiotherapy home exercise app

The PhysiHealth project has been floating around my website in both my blog and portfolio for nearly two years now but I've never stopped to actually talk about what it…
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