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The Developers Road Podcast

November 7, 2020

The Developers Road is a brand new podcast that I just launched and it has a single goal, to help developers find the next version of their careers. Why start a new podcast? How is it going to help your career? Great questions… Over the last couple of decades, my career has had many twist […]

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Build 2019 Presentation

May 8, 2019

I love Build. It’s a great conference that always has some great energy, amazing people, and a ton awesome conversations. This year I was given the opportunity to speak on Building UWP apps for Multiple Devices. The talk was a lot of fun, with the notable exception of having to haul all of those devices […]

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Building Connected Apps with UWP and Project Rome — MSDN Magazine

May 9, 2018

It’s been a few years, but I have a new article published in this month’s MSDN Magazine. This article looks at using the Remote Systems API from Project Rome in UWP apps. If you haven’t looked into this piece of Project Rome / Graph, then this article will be a great introduction. In addition to […]

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WordPress UWP Starter Kit

October 18, 2016

Back in the days of Windows Phone 7, Chris Koenig (@chriskoenig) wrote a nice little starter kit for building a WordPress app that ran on Windows Phone 7. It used a custom plug-in for WordPress that created a couple of feeds on the blog to be consumed by the app. It was a great little […]

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State of Windows Apps – A MVP’s Perspective

November 4, 2015

Unfortunately my annual trip to Microsoft’s MVP summit was cut short this year due to some client obligations. But hey, gotta pay the bills. While I’m sitting in one of SEATAC’s airport lounges, I decided it would be a good time to get a blog post up. However, I’ve just spent two days listening to […]

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Houston Tech Fest 2015

September 29, 2015

It’s been a couple of years, but I was excited to be back at HTF this year. It’s one of my favorite events to speak at. The event is extremely well ran, the turn-out is great, and it’s my hometown. How can it get any better than that? This year I presented an introduction to […]

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Coding in 60 Seconds Series

January 20, 2015

The launch of the 1st episode of Coding in 60 Seconds was shot gunned a bit, and I thought I would take a step back and tell you a little about the series and it’s goal. Coding in 60 Seconds is completely focused on presenting new ideas to you in 60 seconds. Catchy name huh? […]

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Coding in 60 Seconds – Roaming Data (ep1)

January 15, 2015

In this first episode of Coding in 60 Seconds we take a look at using roaming data in Universal apps. For a more detailed explanation of roaming data make sure to check out the links below: Roaming Data Between Windows Store Apps and Windows Phone Store Apps Guidelines for roaming app data Quickstart: Roaming app […]

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January 5, 2015

Well 2015 surely holds a ton of promise for some exciting things and has started off with a bang. I was lucky enough to be awarded my 5th MVP award from Microsoft this year. It’s always a great way to start off the 1st when you have an e-mail waiting for you in the morning […]

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XMLRPC and WordPress on Nuget

December 12, 2014

I just released both the XMLRPC.universal and WordPressAPI packages on Nuget. The WordPressAPI has also been changed to use the Nuget version of XMLRPC instead of needing a local copy of the project. Both of these projects should now be stable enough to use, although the WordPress client still only exposes a limited amount of […]

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