#VS2015 – Looking for a nice demo using the latest Microsoft technologies? Family Notes is your starting point

Hi ! The Windows App Team Blog team has released a month ago a nice sample of a Universal Windows App which uses most of the latest Microsoft technologies for Windows 10. This app allows the creation of notes, in sticky notes format, and to do this uses Windows Face Recognition with Cognitive Services to…… Continue reading #VS2015 – Looking for a nice demo using the latest Microsoft technologies? Family Notes is your starting point

#Podcast – All in: #Windows10, #RaspberryPi, #VisualStudio y #Karts!

Hola ! Desde Toronto, sigo probando y buscando la manera de colaborar con las comunidades de España y Latino américa en remoto. Ahora que ya tento mi propio canal en Channel9, es tiempo de probar algo en lo que soy completamente novato: Podcasts. En el episodio de hoy (no se si episodio es e término correcto) estaré…… Continue reading #Podcast – All in: #Windows10, #RaspberryPi, #VisualStudio y #Karts!

#Channel9 – My own #Coding4fun channel (so great!)

Hi ! Long story short: I’m far far away from the Spanish and Latin America community, so this year I’ll try to learn new ways to do some remote collaboration. My first action will be create short videos (~30 minutes) in Spanish and post them in Channel 9. So the first one is a quick…… Continue reading #Channel9 – My own #Coding4fun channel (so great!)

#VS2015 – Send tweets in an app #UWP #Windows10 using #TweetMoaSharp

Hello! Some time ago I wrote a post where I mentioned about a package to a Windows 10 Universal App to work with Twitter. In that post, I also mentioned that it was a shame that the excellent Daniel Crenna’s TweetSharp, does not support Windows Universal Apps. Yesterday I was updating an app with some…… Continue reading #VS2015 – Send tweets in an app #UWP #Windows10 using #TweetMoaSharp

#VS2015 – Enviar tweets desde una app #UWP #Windows10 con #TweetMoaSharp

Hola ! Hace un tiempo escribí un post donde comenté sobre un paquete para trabajar con Twitter desde una Windows 10 Universal App. En ese post comenté también que era una pena que la excelente TweetSharp de Daniel Crenna, no soporte Windows Universal Apps. Ayer actualizando una app con problemas, me encuentro con TweetMoaSharp. Que es…… Continue reading #VS2015 – Enviar tweets desde una app #UWP #Windows10 con #TweetMoaSharp

#UWP – Single source code line to find if our app is on Desktop, #IoT, Mobile, or #XBox

Hello! Working with Universal Apps is quite grateful. However, before the build 10.0.10240.0, trying to find out the kind of platform that our app was running was a bit complicated. Today we can solve it with a single line of code, using AnalyticsVersionInfo. In example: return Windows.System.Profile.AnalyticsInfo.VersionInfo.DeviceFamily; It returns us a value of the type:…… Continue reading #UWP – Single source code line to find if our app is on Desktop, #IoT, Mobile, or #XBox

#UWP – Una linea para averiguar si nuestra app está en Desktop, #IoT, Mobile, o #XBox

Hola ! El trabajo con Universal Apps es bastante agradecido. Sin embargo, antes de la build 10.0.10240.0, intentar averiguar el tipo de plataforma en la que se estaba ejecutando nuestra app era un poco complicado. Hoy lo podemos resolver con una única línea de código, utilizando AnalyticsVersionInfo. Como por ejemplo: return Windows.System.Profile.AnalyticsInfo.VersionInfo.DeviceFamily;   La misma…… Continue reading #UWP – Una linea para averiguar si nuestra app está en Desktop, #IoT, Mobile, o #XBox

[#VS2015] x:Bind, better performance and typed bindings in #Windows10 apps

Hello! If you work with XAML for sure you know the label x:Binding, we usually use it to associate code behind properties with XAML views. With the arrival of Windows Universal Apps for Windows 10 to have an evolution of that tag x:Bind. The way to use it is very similar. This is the Binding that we…… Continue reading [#VS2015] x:Bind, better performance and typed bindings in #Windows10 apps

[#VS2015] x:Bind, bindados tipados y con mejor performance para apps #Windows10

Hola! Si trabajas con XAML seguramente conoces la etiqueta x:Binding, que usualmente utilizamos cuando asociamos propiedades de con vistas. Con la llegada de las Windows Universal Apps para Windows 10 tenemos una evolución de esa etiqueta x:Bind. La utilización es muy similar. Este es el Binding que ya conocemos desde WPF y ahora también podemos…… Continue reading [#VS2015] x:Bind, bindados tipados y con mejor performance para apps #Windows10

#VS2015 – #FateDetection and Merry Christmas #Coding4Fun

Hi! Although Christmas is gone, my children still love to play with their Santa hats. Half of them have already have been given, but I get out my dev superpowers and with 4 lines of code I add some VIRTUAL HATS in the face detection app !!! Like always the source is on GitHub and a…… Continue reading #VS2015 – #FateDetection and Merry Christmas #Coding4Fun