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My 8 Year Old Cousin Creates A Computer Game

My 8 year old cousin just completed his first Android game today. It is called Pet Brawl. He actually wrote it himself. I have been tutoring him for 1 1/2 hours each month for over a year, but he wrote all the code himself.

Calling OData From A Normal ASP.NET Page

Calling OData From A Normal ASP.NET Page

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Converting to Live Blog

Type Based Template Selector for WinRT

I missed the implicit DataTemplates of Silverlight so much in WinRT, that I had to create a reusable template selector to help provide a similar behavior. First let’s look at the DataTemplateSelector I came up with: public class TypeBasedDataTemplateSelector ...

WinRT Sharing Made Easy - SoC style

I put together a little base class to make it an easy and repeatable process to add sharing to any WinRT application. The ability to share content using the share charm is not that difficult to begin with and full details can be found here: Sharing Content. However, I ...