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#VS2015 – Do you need #Xamarin Forms Designer? This may help you ;)

#VS2015 – Do you need #Xamarin Forms Designer? This may help you ;)

Hola! Finally, I think Xamarin Forms begins to make sense in my head. A nice one in this training ride, is when I start to learn more about Xamarin Forms, at the end I learn a lot about Android and iOS. But still, I miss something as simple as a visual designer for Xamarin Forms […]

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#VS2015 – Timer for #Xamarin Forms? you’ve got some options to choose

#VS2015 – Timer for #Xamarin Forms? you’ve got some options to choose

Hola! If you also like to live on the edge, you probably also like a lot to deal with performance issues in your applications. One of the best ways to accomplish this is to add a bad management of concurrent tasks or deal with threads in the wrong way. If you don’t know much about […]

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#VS2015 – DebugStudio, You can Debug in GODMODE in Visual Studio

#VS2015 – DebugStudio, You can Debug in GODMODE in Visual Studio

Hola! Again Visual Studio 2015 extensions Friday’s. Today is time for a very fun developer activity: “The debug mode”. The senior developers or demigods mostly consider debugging an unworthy Act. I also am who think it’s much more productive to “think before to debug”. However, I am also aware that if you goes into debug […]

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#VS2015 – #Arduino IDE for Visual Studio 2015 #VisualMicro

#VS2015 – #Arduino IDE for Visual Studio 2015 #VisualMicro

Hola! Today again is Visual Studio extensions Friday. Today extension is a great one: “Visual Micro for Visual Studio 2015“. There is an update for this one today, and this weekend is going to be some Arduino work, so let’s go for it. I’ve written several posts about Visual Micro. I’ve got be honest: if […]

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

#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 […]

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#SPEAKING – Is a company #CEO the best person to speak at events?

#SPEAKING – Is a company #CEO the best person to speak at events?

Hola! Steve Jobs has been one of the most important public people in the past years. It has been a reference for many people, although always trying to emulate him is not usually the best idea. A clear example of this, is to see how many CEOs are the main Speakers at events and this […]

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#VS2015 – Code Lens Health Indicator, code metrics in the source code editor

#VS2015 – Code Lens Health Indicator, code metrics in the source code editor

Hola! Again Visual Studio Extension Friday. Today’s extension allows you to get an online “maintainability index” of your code. I need to go back to the year 2008 to find my firsts posts on Code Metrics in Visual Studio. The final value for this is a value between 0 and 100, which display the health […]

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#VS2015 – Icon Generator for #Xamarin Android app

#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 […]

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#INNOVATION – 4 tips for working as a #StartUp within a large #organization

#INNOVATION – 4 tips for working as a #StartUp within a large #organization

Hola! Raise in a large company with startup or agile mentality is not always easy. If the company has thousands of employees and several years of experience, you’ll often find a middle and upper Management layer who always try to use the “known formulas” to lead teams. This is not a problem (as my mother […]

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#VS2015 – This is the only way you´ll add comments in your code #EmojiVs #VSGallery

#VS2015 – This is the only way you´ll add comments in your code #EmojiVs #VSGallery

Hola! Source Code seems to be one of the most popular topics in my blog, today is … different. You have only one reason to add comments, and I mean ONLY ONE: GitHub’s EMOJIs in VS IDE. Something like this … Download you can get the VSGallery installer and also GitHub source code location. Saludos […]

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