#Tools – Using an old #Android tablet as an additional monitor

Hi ! Please don't ask me why, however today I was in the need to have a 3rd monitor to my current setup. And, somewhere during these days, I remember that someone commented about using an old iPad / Android tablet as an external monitor. We don't do Apple at home (again, don't ask me … Continue reading #Tools – Using an old #Android tablet as an additional monitor

#Podcast – IT for children (… your perfect excuse to get cool gadgets / toys)

Hello! Today's episode is also very special to me. Because I have the excuse to reconnect with Roya (@RoyaChang) to talk about computer science for children. Roya tells me about his experience at Microsoft. When, among other things, she helped with the first "Hour of Code" events in Spain. During the chat, we also talked … Continue reading #Podcast – IT for children (… your perfect excuse to get cool gadgets / toys)

#VS2015 – Some lessons learned working with #Android and #WindowsPhone Virtual Machines for development

Hola! The development experience using Visual Studio 2015 creating apps for Android or Windows Phone is amazing. Until you get to a point where you need to work with Bluetooth, the you realize that the emulator does not support this feature and you need to find a workaround. So far the best alternative option I’ve … Continue reading #VS2015 – Some lessons learned working with #Android and #WindowsPhone Virtual Machines for development

#VS2015 – Algunas lecciones aprendidas sobre la configuración de la #VM de #Android y #WindowsPhone

Hola! La experiencia de desarrollo con Windows Phone o Android con Visual Studio 2015 es increíble. Hasta que quieres probar temas relacionados con Bluetooth, el emulador no lo soporta y hasta donde he visto lo más cercano que se puede hacer es 1. Descargar una imagen de Android desde http://www.android-x86.org/ 2. Instalar VirtualBox 3. Crear … Continue reading #VS2015 – Algunas lecciones aprendidas sobre la configuración de la #VM de #Android y #WindowsPhone

#VS2015 – Icon Generator for #Xamarin Android app

Hola! All developers knows  that you must spend some time to ensure the usability in an App. A good app, with a poor user experience, is going to fail for sure. This topic is huge and those who knows have written tons of materials about it. Also, I'm quite lazy, so I won't write about this. Caution!, being lazy is on of the top … Continue reading #VS2015 – Icon Generator for #Xamarin Android app

#VS2015 – Asistente para crear los iconos necesarios para una app #Android con #Xamarin

Hola! Una lección que los desarrolladores aprendemos a la fuerza, es que en cualquier tipo de app, hay que dedicare tiempo para que la usabilidad de la misma sea un PLUS. Una buena idea, pero con una pobre experiencia de usuario, va a fracasar seguro. Esta historia es larga y los que saben han escrito … Continue reading #VS2015 – Asistente para crear los iconos necesarios para una app #Android con #Xamarin