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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How To
18th August 2014

Create a Windows Store and Windows Phone app using App Studio – Part 3

In this part, we are going to take a look at how you can add an RSS feed to your app, add custom HTML and providing Bing News. (more…)
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Spectra
Review
17th May 2014

Check out Spectra, an 8-bit racing game for Windows 8, Windows Phone & Xbox One

As the title says, Spectra is an 8-bit racing game born from the minds of talented game developers, Gateway Interactive, from Platform Studios. Here's a quick look at their new…
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Tips
8th May 2014

Getting involved with software development challenges!

Most people will know about development challenges and competition but few actually enter them. Development challenges give you, as a developer, the opportunity to showcase your applications. (more…)
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Opinion
5th April 2014

Reasons Why You Should Become A Microsoft Student Partner

After the hackathon that I organised last 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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Tips
24th March 2014

Packt Publishing offering Buy One Get One Free offer on their 2000 ebook collection

With the successful launch of Packt Publishing's 2000th book title 'Learning Dart', they have put on a buy one get one free offer that you don't want to miss out…
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Events
23rd March 2014

Successfully completed the Mad March Hackathon

It took a while to put everything together for the Mad March Hack 2014 event but thanks to the attendees and everyone who helped me organise the event, it was a…
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Events
12th March 2014

Mad March Hack Update

Thank you to everyone who has shown an interest in the Mad March Hack (formerly Hull Uni Hackathon). I've some great news for you all and it is that the…
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Tips
8th March 2014

Teaching others to code with YouTube video tutorials

It may come as a surprise to many but I do have a YouTube channel that I am quite active on! Before I go into the details about it, let…
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How To
26th February 2014

How To: Connect a Windows Phone app to Microsoft Azure Mobile Services

In this first ever LIVE episode, I will show you the basics for connecting your Windows Phone application to Windows Azure and transferring data to the back-end SQL storage. (more…)
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Review
7th December 2013

Windows App Review: PhotoFunia

Ever since getting a Windows 8 tablet, I've found myself downloading and using more of the apps available in the Windows Store. One such application is PhotoFunia, an application that…
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Technology
21st September 2013

Review of the Windows Surface RT running Windows 8.1

In this episode, we take a look at the Windows Surface RT tablet device running the latest Windows 8.1 RT update. (more…)
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