Oct 302012
 
 October 30, 2012  Posted by at 10:33 am Uncategorized No Responses »
 Looks like I'll be speaking at nforum

I’m happy to share that I’ll be speaking at nForum 20th of November (in 3 weeks) here in Gothenburg! I’ve attended most of these mini-conferences, always had a lot of fun and I am very happy I get to share some of the things others have shared with me on stage 🙂 As always there […]

Oct 242012
 
 October 24, 2012  Posted by at 10:50 pm Not So Stupid Questions 19 Responses »
Stupid Question 66: What one piece of advice would you give first year developers?

[To celebrate my first year of programming I will ask a ‘stupid’ questions daily on my blog for a year, to make sure I learn at least 365 new things during my second year as a developer] Today I’m doing a session at a private university for java developers. I’m very excited about this! The […]

Oct 222012
 
 October 22, 2012  Posted by at 11:34 pm Not So Stupid Questions 8 Responses »
Stupid Question 65: Can we expect a workplace to let us set aside time for learning?

[To celebrate my first year of programming I will ask a ‘stupid’ questions daily on my blog for a year, to make sure I learn at least 365 new things during my second year as a developer] I’m quite lucky, both the companies I work for encourage their developers to sharpen their skills and there […]

Oct 182012
 
 October 18, 2012  Posted by at 8:54 pm Telerik, WinRT Tagged with: ,  No Responses »
WinRT app guide: Step 13: Adding a horizontal chart and custom pallets for the charts

To read the other steps in the step by step guide for creating a Metr0/ WInRT application go here The charts are more or less the selling point of the app, so we should add more of them. It would be pretty cool to be able to compare estimated time with actual time, as a […]

Oct 142012
 
 October 14, 2012  Posted by at 11:53 pm Telerik, WinRT Tagged with: ,  2 Responses »
WinRT app guide: Step 12: Async CRUD with SQLite and an awesome piechart

To read the other steps in the step by step guide for creating a Metr0/ WInRT application go here I mentioned a few times that synchronous programming can be a bit problematic when programming Windows Store Applications. Asynchronous programming is basically a must- as it is considered good practice and gives a better user experience […]

Oct 112012
 
 October 11, 2012  Posted by at 9:12 am WinRT 7 Responses »
Playing sound, music or video in Windows Store Apps

Playing sounds, music or videos in a Windows Store App is pretty easy. Here is how you can do it. I’ve added a folder for the files The View – the styles for the buttons can be found in teh standardstyles resource dictionary, but Ive added them here for simplicity [sourcecode language=”XML”] <Page x:Class="PlaySound.MainPage" xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation" […]

Oct 102012
 
 October 10, 2012  Posted by at 2:08 pm Telerik, WinRT Tagged with: ,  2 Responses »
WinRT app guide: Step 11: Using a valueconverter to work with element visibility

To read the other steps in the step by step guide for creating a Metr0/ WInRT application go here We are getting closer now! We need to add function to add and edit category names. To do this I’ve added a neat field within the edit field that is bound to the selected listview item, […]

Oct 102012
 
 October 10, 2012  Posted by at 5:01 am WinRT Tagged with: , , , , ,  4 Responses »
Simple TypeScript Example: Windows Store App using TypeScript with classes, inheritance and interfaces in 6 steps

Ah, the sweet revenge when an evil Javascript dev laughed at my question about how I can fake classes in jS Introducing yet another lets create classes in js! Muahahahaha 😀 Oki, so coffeescript is nice, but I don’t like the syntax. Dart is pretty cool but I can’t take it serious. TypeScript? I like […]

Oct 062012
 
 October 6, 2012  Posted by at 7:32 am Uncategorized 2 Responses »
DevReach 2012 Day 3 of 3

No stupid question today as I’m at DevReach will be offline for the whole conference. DevReach 2012 Day 1 here DevReach 2012 Day 2 here On the third day the speakers were invited on a cultural trip, those of use that survived the party from the night before 😉

Oct 052012
 
 October 5, 2012  Posted by at 7:12 am Uncategorized 2 Responses »
DevReach 2012 Day 2 of 3

No stupid question today as I’m at DevReach will be offline for the whole conference. Second day at the conference, even more fun 😀 DevReach 2012 Day 1 here DevReach 2012 Day 3 here

Oct 042012
 
 October 4, 2012  Posted by at 8:54 pm Uncategorized 4 Responses »
DevReach 2012 Day 1 of 3

No stupid question today as I’m at DevReach will be offline for the whole conference. I would like to share some pictures from awesome conference, I had such a great time,- and can’t wait to meet all my new, and old, friends again 🙂 DevReach 2012 Day 2 here DevReach 2012 Day 3 here