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#EVENT – Now in #Channel9 our #Talks4Kids videos, thanks!

#EVENT – Now in #Channel9 our #Talks4Kids videos, thanks!

Hi  ! I’ve already shared the materials I’ve used in the event (slides + source code), now is time to  watch all the sessions live in Channel9. Big Disclaimer: All the sessions are in spanish. Keynote Talks4Kids Windows 10: La comunidad del core (Ruben Fernandez) The Big Cloud Theory (Alejandro Campos Magencio) Bailando con monos (Josue Yeray) Coding4Fun 2.4 (Bruno Capuano) Consejos Heisenberg para conseguir Apps Windows […]

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#VS2015–Windows Universal Apps in #FullScreen or #CustomSize mode

#VS2015–Windows Universal Apps in #FullScreen or #CustomSize mode

Hello! To get to some users to use Windows Universal Apps sometimes can be a challenge. Therefore, tasks such as managing the FullScreen mode or set a specific size in a window are important stuff to add into our apps. The following lines of code show how to change state Full Screen to normal state and define a […]

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#VS2015–Tweets including media (video, image) from #UWP using #TweetInvi

#VS2015–Tweets including media (video, image) from #UWP using #TweetInvi

Hello 2 days ago I published a post I commented that TweetInvi is an interesting option to work with Twitter from our Windows 10 apps. Shortly after someone asked me if it was possible to publish images or videos embedded tweets. TweetInvi possesses a Upload class that allows us to attach images, videos, or binary […]

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#OLW – #OpenLiveWriter, Windows Live Writer saved by the open source community

#OLW – #OpenLiveWriter, Windows Live Writer saved by the open source community

Hello! I’ve been writing posts for already more than 10 years and I think that during the first 5 years Windows Live Writer (WLW) was the main tool I used. On the road were other options such as Writing with Word, good idea, bad implementation. I think I tried it only 2 times. Send posts […]

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#VS2015 – Sending tweets from an #UWP app #Windows 10

#VS2015 – Sending tweets from an #UWP app #Windows 10

Hello! The last time that I added some capabilities of Twitter in any app, I used the excellent Daniel Crenna’s TweetSharp library. Today when trying to add the NuGet package to a Universal de Windows 10 app, I have come to realize that it is not supported for UWP. So, now is time to find some cool alternative to […]

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#VS2015 – Create all graphic Assets for your #UWP app from a single image

#VS2015 – Create all graphic Assets for your #UWP app from a single image

Hi! A couple of months ago I wrote a post where I show a tool which automates the creation of all the image assets to be used in the Visual section of the manifest in a Windows 8 / Windows 10 app. A couple if days ago, I found a similar extension [Windows Universal App Image […]

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#Windows10 – Using #KinectV2 for authentication with #WindowsHello

#Windows10 – Using #KinectV2 for authentication with #WindowsHello

Hello! While I hope that fall into my hands a Surface Book or a Surface Pro 4, one of the new features that wanted to try was Windows Hello. Windows Hello, is part of a new set of libraries on Windows 10 [Windows.Devices.Perception] Within this namespace we can find a series of UWP APIs that allow […]

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#EVENT – #Coding4Fun materials used in the #Talks4Kids event

#EVENT – #Coding4Fun materials used in the #Talks4Kids event

hI! Today is an amazing day, we are hosting the technology event for the Theodora Foundation and and is a great placer to share that we raise €2000 to share to the foundation! Thanks a lot to the sponsors, the Microsoft and to all the people here in the event! After tons of community events, customer events, […]

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#SURFACEPRO – #TouchCover not detected, how to fix it: #SoftReset

#SURFACEPRO – #TouchCover not detected, how to fix it: #SoftReset

  Hello! Interesting time this which when I was waiting my flight at the airport, I find that my Surface Pro 3 keyboard (Touch Cover) has stopped working. In the begging of a long work week and that ends with Talks4Kids, this is not good news. Good thing, is that this already has happened to someone […]

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#AZURE – A detailed sample of thumbnail gneration and #SmartCropping with #VisionAPI

#AZURE – A detailed sample of thumbnail gneration and #SmartCropping with #VisionAPI

Hello In yesterday’s post I wrote on how to create thumbnails using Vision API in Project Oxford. While there are several options in the .Net community to create thumbnails, this stands for creating the miniature bearing in mind the main content of the original image. For this, this process uses VisionAPI capabilities to detect “the main areas” in the image, […]

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