Introducing Coinpaprika and announcing C# API Client

Introducing Coinpaprika and announcing C# API Client

Some of you may have noticed that I am recently diving into the world of cryptocurrencies and blockchains. Recently, I stumbled on Coinpaprika. In this post, I tell you what it is and why I made a C# API client for their API.

Posted by msicc in Crypto&Blockchain, Dev Stories, Editorials, 1 comment
How Steemit changed the way I use traditional social networks

How Steemit changed the way I use traditional social networks

If you have been following me on my social media accounts, you might have seen that am posting a lot of stuff linked to Steemit recently. What is Steemit, you ask? Read on to explore what Steemit is, and how it changed my social media activities.

Posted by msicc in Editorials, 0 comments
Xamarin Forms, the MVVMLight Toolkit and I: Command Chaining

Xamarin Forms, the MVVMLight Toolkit and I: Command Chaining

In this post, I will show you how to invoke methods within custom or derived controls in MVVM driven Xamarin.Forms apps, using a technique called “Command Chaining”.

Posted by msicc in Android, Dev Stories, iOS, UWP, Xamarin, 6 comments
Xamarin.Forms, Akavache and I: storing, retrieving and deleting data

Xamarin.Forms, Akavache and I: storing, retrieving and deleting data

Following up the initial post on using Akavache and Xamarin.Forms together, I will show you some typical methods for storing, retrieving and deleting data from the cache instance we implemented in the first post of this series.

Posted by msicc in Android, Dev Stories, iOS, UWP, Xamarin, 1 comment
Xamarin.Forms, Akavache and I: Initial setup (new series)

Xamarin.Forms, Akavache and I: Initial setup (new series)

Caching is very important, especially in mobile applications. With this post, I kick off my new series about how I use Akavache in my Xamarin.Forms applications and quite a few gotchas while doing so.

Posted by msicc in Android, Dev Stories, iOS, UWP, Xamarin, 1 comment
Using the built-in UWP data protection for data encryption

Using the built-in UWP data protection for data encryption

To sum up my posts on data encryption for (mobile) applications, I’ll show you how encrypt and decrypt data in an Universal Windows Platform app with the built-in DataProtection API.

Posted by msicc in Dev Stories, UWP, Xamarin, 2 comments
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