Feb 232013
 
 February 23, 2013  Posted by at 11:33 pm Not So Stupid Questions 1 Response »
Stupid Question 158-162: What are in-car-apps, how common are they, how are they distributed and how do I get started?

[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] Referred to as the infotainment revolution, in-car-apps are getting more and more popular and will soon be found […]

Feb 202013
 
 February 20, 2013  Posted by at 8:26 pm Not So Stupid Questions Tagged with: ,  1 Response »
Stupid Question 155 -156: Are there software patents, and if so what is a software patent?

[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] Continuing on the last question – Stupid Question 154: Bug, issue or defect? What is the correct term? […]

Feb 172013
 
 February 17, 2013  Posted by at 11:54 pm Not So Stupid Questions 2 Responses »
Stupid Question 151-153: Who pays for software bugs, are there warranty laws, and any court case examples?

[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] You do your very best to create software that is free of the dreaded bugs, but we all […]

Feb 142013
 
 February 14, 2013  Posted by at 9:21 pm Not So Stupid Questions 9 Responses »
Stupid Question 150: RE Q141 is there any difference between modern prescription glasses and computer glasses?

[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] After struggling with migraines, headaches, dizziness and nausea combined with a wry neck I decided to take the […]

Feb 132013
 
 February 13, 2013  Posted by at 9:20 pm Not So Stupid Questions, Uncategorized Tagged with:  4 Responses »
Stupid Question 149: What is sideloading?

[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 talked about sideloading in the previous blog post (http://www.irisclasson.com/2013/02/13/windows-store-app-enterprise-deployment-mini-guide/), but realized I hadn’t explained what sideloading is. […]

Feb 132013
 
 February 13, 2013  Posted by at 6:38 am WinRT 1 Response »
Windows Store App Enterprise Deployment mini-guide

Here is a simplified guide for sideloading enterprise Windows Store Apps 1. The app should pass the WACK test 2. App must be signed by a Certificate Authority trusted by targeted PC’s 3. For sideloading the signed app package + dependencies are needed 4. Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8 Enterprise edition PC’s must be […]

Feb 102013
 
 February 10, 2013  Posted by at 10:24 pm Not So Stupid Questions, Uncategorized 4 Responses »
Stupid Question 147: What does the lowercase letter i in iPhone stand for?

[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] iMac, iPhone, iPad, iCloud i…. like in I or something else? What does this lowercase letter stand for? […]

Feb 072013
 
 February 7, 2013  Posted by at 1:59 pm WinRT 2 Responses »
Error: Visual Studio 2012 hangs or crashes when adding new folder in Windows Store App with Javascript and Html

A couple of days ago I had the weirdest problem in Visual Studio 2012. I was working on some demo applications, Windows Store Apps, and in JavaScript and Html. But whatever I did I could not create or rename a folder. Whenever I did Visual Studio would hang, and become completely unresponsive until I basically […]

Feb 032013
 
 February 3, 2013  Posted by at 11:16 pm Not So Stupid Questions Tagged with: ,  3 Responses »
Stupid Question 142 and 143: Is DirectX/XNA dead? And can you do XNA games for Windows Store Apps?

[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 did a 2-hour getting started with WinRT for the non.Net developer session for a cross-platform user group. […]

Feb 032013
 
 February 3, 2013  Posted by at 6:55 am WinRT Tagged with: , ,  11 Responses »
A simple design time data example with Windows Store Applications for beginners

I’ve gotten many question about design time data and how you can work with it. The default templates are for many a tiny bit complicated, and if you look at most of the examples out there for design time data ther are often just modified versions of the code in the template. You can download […]