Over the last few weeks I have tinkered with a Raspberry Pi 2 and I have to say it has been pretty fun. I built my Pi with a Zebra case, 32GB micro sd card, a few heat sinks, and a bread board kit so I can easy connect things to my GPIO. I also picked up […]
This my Tech PSA for everyone out there not following Windows 10 or tech news in general. Windows 10 launches tomorrow and if you are running Windows 7 or 8, you get it free. So how do you get it? Easy. Look in the system tray for the Windows logo. For those less tech savvy, […]
I finally have push notifications working in Space Weather App from Windows Azure. Notifications for all 4 platforms work using one service bus. This simplifies my architecture and support since all of my infrastructure and services already live in Azure. No more costly 3rd party services.
ASP.NET Web API is a simple way to create a pretty nice and robust API. I have a need for a simple API and ASP.NET fit the bill. I created an API for my Space Weather application for all of my clients to connect to. The API is pretty simple, it just feeds the clients […]
I have a Windows 8.1 application that is a wrapper around a web site. I have 3 versions of the site that the user can switch between with a control I built. The control sets the iframe source to the respective site. It seems like a recent Windows update broke this (not sure if it was 05/2014 or 06/2014). Here […]
Nokia posted the video of my Windows Phone design consultation with Microsoft in San Francisco. Since then I have implemented almost all of the changes to improve the design and UX, and released Space Weather 4. You can see the entire post from Nokia or just check out the video below! Get Space Weather for […]
After a few weeks of working on an updated version of Space Weather I have finally released 4.0. This update is the product of a redesign from Microsoft and Nokia. A few months ago I won a trip to San Francisco where I met a Senior UX and Design consultant from Microsoft who helped me […]