Dec 312013
 December 31, 2013  Posted by at 6:39 pm Life of Iris No Responses »
Happy New Year 2014!

Just came from the NYE celebration, a cozy and fun celebration with just me, mum and dad. It’s been a while since the three of us spent so much time together and I wish my sister was there as well, but she lives in Australia. Here is my NYE in pictures, hope you enjoyed your […]

Dec 252013
 December 25, 2013  Posted by at 2:00 pm Dev Ops 2 Responses »
A little Continuous Integration Dictionary

I’m putting together a little dictionary for those that are new to CI, and here are some of the terms/concepts I can think of that are good to know to better understand when you read/watch something on the topic. Happy to get some feedback on the very simplified diagram as well as the ‘dictionary’ Automated […]

Dec 242013
 December 24, 2013  Posted by at 11:00 am Life of Iris, Podast 3 Responses »
Merry xmas from Michele B. and I - a new podcast about working in the tech industry

This blog post is a Merry Christmas wish from Michele Leroux Bustamante and I! We are two women who are absolutely passionate about technology – and we have a new mission. We’re kicking off 2014 with a new podcast to showcase different and interesting jobs related to the tech industry. Our plan? We want to […]

Dec 172013
 December 17, 2013  Posted by at 3:36 pm Dev Ops 5 Responses »
Refactoring and code reviewing my very first application- join an educational refactoring OSS project!

My First School Project on Github This application was a mini-CRM (Customer Relationship Management system) made in Windows Forms (we were not allowed to choose ourselves, and didn’t know anything else existed). On my team we were three developers, two of us had no programming experience from before, and one had done a year or […]

Dec 152013
 December 15, 2013  Posted by at 10:38 am Life of Iris 5 Responses »
Vblog – Dropping out

Alright- time for a new video because it sure has been a long time since the last video. I’ve decided to have a few personal blog posts and videos – not many but just a few since I’ve had so many people request them. No need to worry, there will still be just as many […]

Dec 122013
 December 12, 2013  Posted by at 10:06 am Dev Environment No Responses »
Das Keyboard Scores- 6 weeks later

It has been two months with the blank keyboard now, and six weeks where I’ve measured my words per minutes on weekly, and sometimes daily basis. Not so surprisingly I’ve had the biggest progress in the beginning, after all I’ve always looked at the keys out of habit and not doing so has been quite […]

Dec 102013
 December 10, 2013  Posted by at 8:11 am WinRT 3 Responses »
Passing event arguments from XAML in Windows Store Apps (InputConverter, InputConverterParameter etc.)

I learned something pretty cool a few days ago after a two day mission looking over all the different ways that you can work with the events provided by the control with a strict MVVM pattern. That is a longer blog post coming soon, talking about attached dependency properties, dependency properties, behaviors and attached behavior […]