Access Camera Roll in Windows 8.1 Universal App (WP + W)
In the past you'd use the MediaLibrary object in Windows Phone 7 . However, when writing a Universal Application using Portable Class Libraries this option is no longer available. I would argue that this is much easier to do now than it was previously, it just took a little time to figure out how.
Work around for the Unreliable GetGeopositionAsync()
My first application I developed for Windows Phone 8 relied heavily on the phone's current location, but I didn't need to track the location at all times. Naturally I tried to use the GeoLocator.GetGeopositionAsync() method found in all the documentation. However, I was
Switching Blogging Platforms & Hosting in Windows Azure
Recently I decided to switch from my custom built MVC3 solution (which I developed while in College as a side project) to Ghost Blogging platform. This is largely due to the amount of effort it previously took for me to publish using my old platform.
Easily Import External Data into a SQL Query Using SSRS 2008 R2 and SharePoint 2010
I had a requirement to create an “exceptions list” on an extract to exclude certain employees from the extract. This exceptions list needed to be easily managed by non-technical business users, so it needed to have an easy to use interface. In addition to