3 Windows Phone 8.1 features I’m already using

Two days ago I couldn’t take it anymore…There was a new and shiny (dev) release for my Windows Phone and I just had to install it. With trembling hands and a heavy heart I’ve installed Preview for Developers on my HTC 8x and dived right into the dreaded “download –> install –> reboot”  cycle which … Continue reading 3 Windows Phone 8.1 features I’m already using

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Coding Convensions

Can you spot the difference between the following two code snippets?Exhibit #1:public class MyClass{ public int MyFunc(int x, int y) { return x + y; }}Exhibit #2:public class MyClass{ public int MyFunc(int x, int y){ return x + y; }}If you have some programming experience you might recognize the two styles. One of which common … Continue reading How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Coding Convensions

How to add RowTest support to MSTest

I’ve blogged (read: complained) about the shortcoming of Microsoft’s unit testing framework in the past – lack of required features such checking exception messages and plain nuisances like its notorious habit of spawning new vsmdi files without any cause. On the other side MSTest has a good integration with Visual Studio that makes it worth … Continue reading How to add RowTest support to MSTest