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UK Tech Days – Day 2 (Windows 7 Phone)

The publishing of this post as postponed by three days because of problems with Jamie’s connection Today was the second day of Microsoft’s UK Tech Days conference on the Windows 7 Phone format. It took place at the Fulham Broadway Vue and covered the topics involved in developing and deploying software Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
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Folding and Libraries

Libraries I was once asked what I considered an excellent question in an interview. One I managed to screw up completely. Why do we used standard libraries in place of our own code? The context for this question was this: I’d just completed a task were I had to, in Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
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FizzBuzz

Edit (19/01/2013) I have edited this post on the above date. However, the only change that I have made is that I am now hosting the source code (found at the end of this post) on GitHub. This means, that if I need to make a change to the code, I do Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
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My Knuckles, They’re A-Ragin’

Those of you who have been reading this blog since it’s inception will have noticed that I like playing video games. To paraphrase Graham Stark, “Saying I like video games is like saying that the Pope thinks God is a neat guy” While it sounds like an Oxymoron, I really Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
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Video Compression

Edit (19/01/2013) I have edited this post on the above date. However, the only change that I have made is that I am now hosting the source code (found at the end of this post) on GitHub. This means, that if I need to make a change to the code, I do Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
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5 Years in the Making

The Problem Five years ago, I created a software project in C#. The goal was to create a clone of an old computer game called Gorillas. For those who don’t know abut this game, click this link for an article on The Wiki. Most people would have played a variant Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
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Supposed Recent Flagelation Monkey

Recently Over the past week or so I’ve been reading a story written by a friend of mine. I’m sure I’ve mentioned this before. It’s a really good piece of fiction set in the Star Wars universe, shortly after the battle of Hoth. It follows a small band of survivors Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago