As an introduction, I've written already several articles here about the Microsoft Cognitive Services. By combining the power of machine learning and Xamarin, you're able to make your apps smarter and
As an introduction, I've written already several articles here about ATDD/BDD with Specflow and Xamarin. All of this led up to a presentation that was given at Microsoft TechDays in the Netherlands. H
...ive Services is amazing. With just minimal effort having machine learning at your fingertips is extremely
useful. I wanted to dive even deeper in Cognitive Services and was intrigued by the Entity Lin...
...we'll make sure the element that we want to interact with is actually on the screen. This is particularly
useful when there's some waiting involved, for example when data is loaded or an animation is ...
Assuming my previous article got you conviced into writing your specifications in Gherkin, we can go on to the next step: The automation of these specifications. This article will show you how to auto
...in this way, making sure everybody is on the same page.
But to make these Features even more
useful, we might want to add Examples in the mix. This has everything to do with Specification...
A couple of weeks ago, my colleague Mittchel and myself gave a presentation at InfoSupport about Xamarin Evolve 2016. During the last week of April 2016, Xamarin organised their "Evolve" con
Those of you that are following me on Twitter, will know that I'm currently attending the Xamarin Evolve 2016 conference in Orlando (FL). It's the key conference where all the information about Xamari
...atchKit support. Simply unlock your house with your watch, how cool is that! Event Triggers are extremely
useful, adding IFTTT functionality to HomeKit. Sadly, not many hardware is available that is c...
A couple of weeks ago, my colleagues Youp, Mark and myself gave a presentation at
Last week, my colleague Marcel de Vries and myself gave a presentation at InfoSupport about Xamarin.Forms. It has been released a short period of time now, and Marcel and myself wanted to check it out
Since I've been using Xamarin for mobile development, I've been using the awesome Xamarin Studio Launcher from @redth. By default, only one instance of Xamarin Studio can be started on a Mac. However,
For this tutorial, we'll add something neat to my previous tutorial about augmented reality. In my opinion, AR itself is already pretty awesome, but this time we'll add some more interaction between t
After your import is done, your Project should look like this.
To complete this step, it's
useful to directly load the model that we want to show in our augmented reality world. In my o...
A while ago, I reviewed the Zend Framework 1.8 book. Now, not a review, only a giveaway contest for this great book! Check out the website from Packt for more information.
Read the informa
...ticle, so I suggest you dive into the docs.
For the sake of the Yeoman workflow, I'll just cover some
useful basic commands.
Every developer should test their application. By w...
...nce for devs, where they can obtain the detailed information of the procedures explained with the help of
useful images. Read the blog as it provides a solution for having Drupal website for bandwidth...
...Alex didn't found one that suited his needs. Therefor, he created Miso.
Google Refine is an
useful tool to to clean up messy data.
Animations and user interaction is a really impor...
A book with the title The Best 365 Websites Around the World, who doesn't want to read that? Awwwards wrote this book and this week, we're giving away 5 digital copies. The book contains great content
...r program for a way cheaper price so can finally get it. Today, we're giving away five of these amazingly
useful deals to all the readers! And the best part is: You're able to decide which deal you wa...
...veryone. Today, we're giving away store credit for all kinds of stickers by Sticker Mule!
They could be
useful for anything! Design your custom sticker, create die cut stickers or even create custom...
...rticles than past year. I might write more Quick Tips; Shorter articles, but those that contain extremely
useful tips/code snippets that you might use. And in case you haven't seen it on Twitter yet, ...
... enables the server to push data to the connected clients. Examples of application in which this would be
Multi-player game (like Quake 2).
Today is the day for another great contest on Marcofolio.net. This one especially goes out to all people that want to win some Christmas Cards to send during the holidays. Three lucky readers will be
...hor does this with great examples to show the reader what can be done. The appendices have been extremely
useful for me as well. It shows a list of properties and methods (much like an API) and some s...
...e are some interesting things to know about the function (all according to the spec):
useful scenario for using this would be to render an image in an HTML5 <canvas>, then us...
... easier to do. But are there more reasons why you should use this selector?
This selector is especially
useful when using the HTML5 section, header, footer, nav, aside etc. elements. Since HTML5 is ...
...otoshop brushes, vector files, PSD layouts, Photoshop actions and other design resources that may come in
useful in your project.
Read the contest rules below to find out more about Ultim...
...ce we need to add several navigation boxes (one for each image), I found the jQuery Templates plugin very
useful. It iterates over the photos, applies the specified template, and appends it to another...
This is it: The last day of 2010! Normally, the last post of the year on Marcofolio would be a "Best of the Best" round-up (see 2008 and 2009), but for this year, I wanted to look back at my