Multiplatform development with Phonegap

It has been a while not being active in blogging. I have been engaged in a project developing mobile applications for a tourism project in Kosovo. The project entailed development of three mobile applications for the needs of the project in three major platforms, iOS, Android, and Windows Mobile. As the requirements were to develop… Continue reading

JSONP request to your WebAPI service

A day ago, I was trying to prepare a demo on how simple it is to make a cross domain AJAX request to a web service, and display the JSON result in a friendly HTML div using jQuery AJAX method. I created a simple WebAPI controller, which had a method which returns a IEnumerable<MyObject> of… Continue reading

Social Innovation Camp Kosovo

Last weekend, I had the pleasure and opportunity, to be mentoring for the second Social Innovation Camp Kosovo, together with Dan McQuillan, Fisnik Ismaili, Laura Hahn, Peter Manning, and Josh Harvey .   During a 48 hours challenge, six groups of young Kosovars tried to make reality the idea they had proposed, which intended to make a social… Continue reading

My productivity apps

As for most of us, time is the most precious and scarce resource we have. I am passionate about organizing my time, but I would say that would not be easy without using some very good apps. Daily tasks Organizing daily tasks is a crucial activity towards increasing the productivity during the day. My daily… Continue reading

ASP.NET 4.5 & Security Exception

Lately, while trying to put in live a web application to my GoDaddy hosting account, I started to face some errors which were not present at my local development machine. I was receiving Security Exception with a generic error stating no much information to lead me to the correct cause of the error. Then I remembered that GoDadddy… Continue reading

My impressions on 70-480 certification

In my last post, I gave some details about the Microsoft’s campaign on 70-480 Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3 certification. As many out there, I decided to benefit from this offer as well as challenge my knowledge a little, and took the test today. Fortunately, I did pass the certification. In this post,… Continue reading

Optimizing ASP.NET web pages

With increasing usage of mobile devices for browsing the web, optimization of web pages has become a topic of utmost importance. Perhaps, this post is nothing more than stating the obvious, as techniques to be mentioned here are very well known for quite some time, yet, pretty often ignored or dismissed, leaving web pages bad… Continue reading

Train yourself on ASP.NET web development

I have always been supporter of the formal education as a primary way of one’s intellectual forming. However, there are times you need a quick push on a topic you have no experience, or formal education. If this is your case, then here is my advice. You need to have a curriculum to support your… Continue reading

Zen Coding

Zen Coding is a plugin for HTML, XML, XSL, CSS fast code editing which could be used in different text editing software and/or IDEs. Recently, through the Web Essentials VS Extension, Zen coding is also available in Visual Studio. This functionality is activated by pressing TAB key right after you write the zen code. Zen… Continue reading