Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Learning the basics of programming can and should be fun

Myself I have learned the basics of programming using GW-Basic back in early 1990s. Once I understood what programming really is – i.e. that i = i + 1 actually means incrementing value of variable i from the computer’s memory … Continue reading

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What to do in IT

You’ve studied computer sciences, and you’re good at it. How do you select your job? Assuming that you don’t want to be a researcher (but up to a point even if you do), and that you like software development, you can … Continue reading

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Enabling Entity Framework Core 1.1 tools

After I created an ASP .NET Core 1.1 project (Console app) with Visual Studio 2017 to develop a new WebAPI, I wanted to add support for EntityFrameworkCore. Everything was OK, except for the Tools.DotNet package, which I couldn’t add with … Continue reading

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Can smartglasses replace smartphones?

As I previously mentioned I think that 3D visual user interface (provided as augmented or mixed reality, such as by Microsoft’s HoloLens) is going to be the future of app development. Accompanied, maybe, by AI-enabled voice assistants available in more … Continue reading

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Server side trends (Microsoft development perspective)

After posting the previous article, discussing client side app trends from a Microsoft developer perspective, I’ve been asked to write something about server side too. But I feel that for the server side following the trends is a lot less … Continue reading

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Processing Edge favorites

If you are like me and use the default Edge browser in Windows 10 despite that Chrome is much more popular among other users, you’ll also have favorites saved there. However, many times you might have a difficult time synchronizing … Continue reading

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My tech interests

Here below is a mind map diagram presenting the most important tech interests I currently have. They have surely increased much in the last few years, and I’m sure that even more topics are to be added there – either because I simply forgot about them or because … Continue reading

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