Strongly typed localized strings in universal apps

Back in the old days when the need for localized string arose, I would add a new string and use AppResources to access the correct string in code.In Windows Phone application (known today as Windows Phone Silverlight 8.0/8.1) I would do something like this:public void SomeMethod(){ var localizedString1 = AppResources.MyFirstSring; var localizedString2 = AppResources.AnotherString;}In the … Continue reading Strongly typed localized strings in universal apps

DevGeekWeek 2014

Those you know me (or read my blog) know that I’m passionate (with a capital P) about software development, clean code and of course unit testing. And I’m happy to be given the opportunity to talk about these topics as part of The DevGeekWeek 2014 conference. The DevGeekWeek is a week of all things software … Continue reading DevGeekWeek 2014

Things I learnt reading C# specifications (2)

The story so far: After reading Jon Skeet’s excellent C# in Depth - again I’ve decide to try and actually read the C# language specification…You can read about in a previous post of mine:Things I learnt reading C# specifications (#1)And so as I continue to read the C# specifications along with the excellent comments by … Continue reading Things I learnt reading C# specifications (2)