Category Archives: Coding

Software development, software engineering, software architecture, scripting, programming… I could go on and on.

Recent projects

Some stuff I’ve been working on lately (apart from work projects or games): I created a new plugin for Media Browser Server, meant to force the creation or updating of local metadata files for items in the media library. This plugin is pretty raw and currently only available as source code on Bitbucket, but it […]

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Using TinyIoC with Common Service Locator

For a recent project at work, I had the opportunity to use TinyIoC, a single-file IoC container implementation, for a command line program used for quality assurance testing of images. The QA testing itself was in a separate assembly, written for an earlier, WPF application that used MvvmLight and SimpleIoC. The thing is, the assembly […]

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TOJam 2013 and Happy Island

It’s been a bit over a week since TOJam happened, and therefore I’m overdue on blogging about my experience there this year. My friend Karl and I participated as “Team Water-Rock”, putting together a game that was originally supposed to be about getting people to work together but ended up simply being an escort mission. […]

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Sharing models between Windows Phone and Windows 8: An exercise in futility

Data access is hell. I’ve been stuck on the same problem for a while now, working on MoodTracker. The problem comes down to SQL Server Compact and LINQ to SQL, and the lack of the former on Windows 8. You see, I’d like to get MoodTracker on Windows 8. However, to do so means reworking […]

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Exceptions and Tasks and Async, oh my!

This afternoon, I pushed out a couple bug fixes for Taptics to Windows Phone Dev Center. I feel like doing a bit of ranting about it, as the fixes are something that could have been done and pushed out a lot earlier were it not for the rudimentary level of detail I got through the […]

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