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M2Mqtt and GnatMQ are dead ? Long life to them !

In the last months a lot of people asked me if the M2Mqtt and GnatMQ projects are dead because there were no commits for a long time. 219 more words

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M2Mqtt and GnatMQ are dead ? Long life to them !

In the last months a lot of people asked me if the M2Mqtt and GnatMQ projects are dead because there were no commits for a long time. 218 more words

Windows 10 Anniversary Update (1607) and UWP Apps – Connected Apps and Devices via Rome

I tried something out for the first time today that really caught my interest and so I thought I’d share.

I first heard reference to ‘Project Rome’ back at //build/ 2016 but I must admit that I hadn’t found time to watch the session about it properly until recently and that’s partly just due to ‘never having time’ and also partly because I had started to watch it and it didn’t seem to immediately leap into the topic and so I’d put it to one side. 1,829 more words

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Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Desktop App Converter Preview– Experimenting with Open Live Writer

Following on from my previous post;

Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Desktop App Converter Preview – Starting from Source

What I’d done in that previous post was to make a desktop application that really didn’t “do anything” and so it was fairly easy for me to create a .APPX package from the .EXE that it consisted of and deploy and run it.

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Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Desktop App Converter Preview – Starting from Source

Following up on this post;

Initial Experiments with the “Desktop App Converter” Preview

and continuing the theme of ‘experimentation’ with the Desktop App Converter I wanted to see what it was like to start from a place where I had the source code for a desktop application and wanted to build it out into a…

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Windows 10, UWP and Composition–More Light, Less Shade

Just a quick follow up on the post that I published where I took some baby steps in using lighting and shadows with the Visual Layer on Windows 10 1607. 730 more words

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Windows 10, UWP and Composition–Light and Shade

One of the functional areas that the composition APIs offer are the abilities to add both lighting and shadowing effects to UI and I was interested in trying them out after some of… 1,730 more words

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