Porting a FLASH application to a Windows 8 Store app using HTML and Javascript

4 years ago

This blog post is from a series of articles that I authored for the Intel Developer Zone. Please visit the original article link for more information: http://software.intel.com/en-us/articles/memory-game-sample-app Downloads Porting a FLASH application to a Windows* 8 Store app using HTML and Javascript [PDF 704KB] FLASH HTML Package Release [ZIP 3.7MB] Memory Game Sample App This project demonstrates how to convert an existing Adobe Flash* game in to a Windows* Store app using the tools available in WinJS, HTML5, CSS3, and traditional JavaScript*. We chose the scenario of a memory card game to show

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Adding SyntaxHighlighter to a SharePoint 2013 master page

4 years ago

So I like to use my SharePoint blogging list because it provides a lot of convenience and allows me to simply publish my posts using Word. One thing I did miss was syntax highlighting support that came as a plugin with my previous blogging/CMS engines (BlogEngine.NET, DasBlog, umbraco, Orchard). What I wanted to do was to make the smallest modification possible to my SP master page to enable syntax highlighting. Maybe it's because I'm old school, but I never stopped liking SyntaxHighlighter. I know Microsoft has come up with an even better one and CodeMirror is outstanding, but

Sidney Andrews

Leveraging Visual Studio 2012 for Node.js development

4 years ago

Lately I have been working through many good tutorials and books on Node.js. I have always wondered whether or not I could use Visual Studio as my development environment when developing for Node.js. I had a couple of things I wanted; First, I wanted to be able to use the syntax highlighting and formatting tools within Visual Studio. Second, I wanted to take advantage of the improved JavaScript Intellisense available in Visual Studio. Finally, I wanted to integrate the Run step in Visual Studio with the Node.js server. I have been reading an excellent eBook, “Node Cookbook”

Sidney Andrews