Projects
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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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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Bing Maps
Review
25th March 2015

Exploring Windows 10 SDK: New Map Control

With the pre-release of the Windows 10 SDK, I thought I'd have a go with it to see what's new, what's changed and how I can use this knowledge in…
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Windows Apps On All Devices
How To
4th January 2015

How to use behaviors to bind to events on non-MVVM friendly controls

In this short tutorial on using the Behaviors SDK in your Windows Phone 8.1 application, I'm going to show you how you can quickly bring your app up to scratch…
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How To
22nd July 2014

How to: Create a global ProgressIndicator for Windows Phone apps

As a quick introduction to the purpose of this and some future blog posts, I have received many emails and comments on YouTube videos from other students and developers around…
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Universal Windows Dev
15th September 2013

How to: Understanding the use of Item Models in a Windows Phone app

In this episode, I go through settings up an item model for your application to which you can bind to using the MVVM pattern. This is basic and core functionality…
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