Tim's tech blog
Welcome! This is my tech blog, my personal feed, and generally home to some of my private ideas, thoughts, rants, etc...
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App developers head for success on Windows 8.1 (04 July 2013)
A leading European web developer, Martin Bennedik, based in Frankfurt, Germany, has built a handful of applications for Windows Store. What prompted him to start working for Microsoft's digital distribution platform for apps was the positive ...
The state of UX: my Top 3 web UX complaints in 2013 (18 June 2013)
These are my biggest web UX gripes at the moment (with naming and shaming and I'll add websites to the list if I get a chance). Pro tips: If your mobile site has a Desktop/Full Version link which takes me to the homepage, you're doi ...
Introducing ASPTwitter -- the simplest possible way to implement Twitter within a classic ASP website. You can download the ASPTwitter source code from my SkyDrive along with a working demo which authenticates and get tweets using the Twitter ...