The Daily Six Pack: August 6, 2013

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A COLLECTION OF LINKS FOR LOVERS OF I.T. Dirk Strauss . . . . Feature link: Visual Studio Unit Test Generator Visual Studio Unit Test Generator is feature complete – v1 Release Candidate lands!, Willy-P. Schaub Other Visual Studio 2013 Application Lifecycle Management Virtual Machine and Hands-on-Labs / Demo Scripts, Brian Keller A Getting Started Guide to Administering

The Daily Six Pack: July 25, 2013

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Google Chromecast directly competes with Apple TV. It makes is possible to cast content from your smartphone, tablet or PC/Laptop to your HD TV. This means you can stream online content too such as YouTube, Netflix (if supported in your country) etc. right into your living room. Next, Chander Dhall shows

The Daily Six Pack: July 9, 2013


Xamarin.iOS is such a great tool, and Michael Crump shares an excellent video he made on building your first app with Xamarin.iOS. This is a must-see for all you budding iOS devs out there. Zain Naboulsi then shares some nice tips on Visual Studio 2013. If you don't have the preview

Google Project Loon – Cloaking The Earth With WiFi

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I was recently on a business trip to Johannesburg and my flight arrived about an hour before my colleague's flight. I decided to go get my morning caffeine fix at the Wimpy on the second level at OR Tambo International Airport. I sat down, placed my order, whipped out my iPad

The Daily Six Pack: June 19, 2013

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Fix System Restore in Windows 7 and 8... well there is something you don't hear every day. System restore has saved my bacon on many occasions. But if for some reason your Operating System isn't creating those System Restore Points, you could be headed for a bucket load of trouble.

The Daily Six Pack: May 17, 2013

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IntelliTrace is a new feature introduced by Microsoft in Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate (Yes believe it or not, not everyone is using Visual Studio 2012 yet). It was previously known as Historical Debugger. IntelliTrace is a tool that helps developers track down bugs that might not be reproducible in their managed