From Monday to Wednesday, //build 2018 conference took place in Seattle. It’s in the nature of Microsoft’s largest and most importantdeveloper conference to announce a bunch of cool stuff and updates to their Cloud, AI, and Frontend developer tools and services. Here are my developer centric highlights
Two days ago, I gave a Xamarin workshop at the Microsoft Technical Summit 2016 conference in Darmstadt (Germany). This was a full-day workshop with a Xamarin introduction at the beginning and a guided workshop experience, where the participants learned how to Setup a Xamarin development environment Create native cross-platform apps
At//build 2016conference, Microsoftannounced to include Xamarin into their existing offers and make the cross-platform solution free for everyone. Now asXamarin is part of Visual Studio 2015, some things are changing for developers so let’s take a look at what how the Xamarin ecosystem will transform.
In the video game series Halo, the relationship between the protagonist and his AI companion Cortana is very close and intensive. On the new Windows platforms, users now also have the chance to interact with Cortana as a personal assistant. But for achieving the same intensive relationship with the user
A well documented API is a welcome part of every software project. Everyone wants a great documentation, bot nobody really wants to write one. Especially when creatingan API whichmany different people should use, this aspect becomes very important. Furthermore many Scrum teams’ acceptance criteras contain a documentation requirement.
Since touchscreens have conquered our everyday life, drag and drop functionality accompanies us on our way through the digital world. The simplicity of this intuitive design pattern is responsible for its success story. This is why you should enhance you applications by implementing it. And this is easier than you