Personal update: new job/relocation

In this slightly out-of-place blog post (no technical tidbits to be found), I’d like to take a moment to update those interested of the changes in my personal and professional situation to also...

Setting up Raspberry Pi with RaZberry

In my previous post, DIY Home Automation: The basics, I explained my motivations to build my own DIY Home Automation system and what my requirements were, leading to my purchase of a Raspberry Pi wit...

DIY Home Automation: The basics

Home automation as a theme is rapidly gaining popularity in the consumer market. Manufacturers like Nest and SmartThings are being purchased by tech giants like Google and Samsung to compete in the r...

Code sharing strategies with MVVM

On September 25th and November 21st I talked about MVVM as a pattern to build apps, as well as code sharing strategies for Windows and Windows Phone projects through either Portable Class Libraries o...