Google Latitude is shutting down :(

Google Latitude is shutting down :(
Google Latitude is shutting down 🙁 Yes it is true, Google Latitude is shutting down 🙁

Telerik Test Studio R1 2013 Beta Release

Telerik Test Studio R1 2013 Beta Release Telerik has just released their beta version of Test Studio R1 2013. You can download the beta for Telerik’s My Account page (http://www.telerik.com/account/your-products/trial-product-versions/download-trial-file.aspx?fileid=15018&pid=0&dispkey=True) Some of the changes includes : New theme for the UI New record in more browsers (Chrome, Safari and Firefox) Distributed execution on environments and ...

Generate a random number in C#

Generate a random number in C# Generating random numbers is very easy in C#, there is a Random class in System.Random. I thought I’ll use it to generate random lotto numbers 🙂 This project is available on my Team Foundation Service https://mornewolfaardt.visualstudio.com/DefaultCollection/Random%20Number%20Generator   I decided to use a hashset so that there can only unique numbers, ...

What is new in Visual Studio 2013 Preview

What is new in Visual Studio 2013 Preview To see what is new in VS 2013 Preview, you can visit http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudio/archive/2013/06/27/what-s-new-in-visual-studio-2013-preview-for-authoring-windows-store-xaml-apps.aspx

Use Google to find out the weather

Use Google to find out the weather
Use Google to find out the weather forecast Google is a great tool to search for everything and anything. There is a very easy way to find out the weather forecast just by typing “weather and the location” or “weather forecast”  

Installing Git for Windows using Windows Web Platform Installer

Installing Git for Windows using Windows Web Platform Installer
Installing Git for Windows using Windows Web Platform Installer Microsoft has released a great way to install a variety of software, from WordPress to Git using an easy simple to use web installer. I’ve recently started using Team Foundation Service  and Visual Studio 2012, one of the great features is using different source control repositories, giving ...

Download Visual Studio 2013 Preview

Download Visual Studio 2013 Preview You can download the preview version of Visual Studio 2013 from http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/eng/2013-downloads There is however a list of known issues http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2848395/en-us One to be aware of is KB2861257  Visual Studio 2013 Preview may not work correctly after you upgrade to Windows 8.1

Download Microsoft Windows 8.1 Preview ISO

Download Microsoft Windows 8.1 Preview ISO   The Windows 8.1 Preview is now available as an ISO file. You can download the preview in ISO format here.

Creating a new Git project using Microsoft Team Foundation Services

Creating a new Git project using Microsoft Team Foundation Services
Creating a new Git project using Microsoft Team Foundation Services To create a new Git project using Microsoft Team Foundation services is very easy, all that is required is Visual Studio 2012 Update 2 and a Team Foundation Services account. Visual Studio Update 2 can be downloaded from : http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=38188 Team Foundation Services Url : http://tfs.visualstudio.com/ Creating a ...

Microsoft Build Developer Conference

Microsoft BUILD developer Conference Microsoft BUILD developer Conference is back from June 26 – 28 2013. One thing to really look forward to is the release of Visual Studio 2013. You can register on http://www.buildwindows.com/. The website is a nicely build in HTML 5 with support for touch devices. To view the new features of Visual ...