ChristineMatheney

Celebrate the new year: Create your own Minecraft server running in Azure!

  This holiday season I wanted to take a bit of a break and do something fun with Azure. I’ve...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 12/29/2015

Top 5 O365 apps you should be using!

In 2013 Microsoft released Office 365. One of my favorite parts of Office365 is apps for...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 04/28/2015

Microsoft Exam 70-532: Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions Test Resources

  Right now, I’m studying for the Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions, Microsoft Exam 70-532....

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 01/14/2015

Arduino Uno & Visual Studio

Today, I took some time to break out my Arduino Uno and have some fun. Before writing this post, I...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 09/26/2014

Build a Windows 8.1 App before dessert with Project Siena - Video Version

I recently met with Michael Palermo at Microsoft Channel 9's DevRadio, and demonstrated how we could...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 01/30/2014

Build a Windows 8.1 App before dessert with Project Siena

Last week, you may have seen that Microsoft came out with a Windows 8 application called Project...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 01/04/2014

Let’s help make the Windows Store awesome!

For the holiday season, wouldn’t it be great if we had a windows store on which awesome apps...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 11/20/2013

UPDATE: Giving my first talk: your first Windows 8 app!

Loyal readers, I wanted to let you know that I’m giving my first talk tomorrow at the SoCal Code...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 11/09/2013

Follow up: Build a Windows Phone App before lunch

Just an update to my last blog post: Build A Windows Phone App Before Lunch! Update! My app is now...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 11/05/2013

Build a Windows Phone app before lunch!

So yesterday, I worked from home because I was fighting a bit of a cold. I decided for some crazy...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 10/29/2013

Building a Windows 8.1 app–Step 4: UI design

Just to recap, we’ve made it through step 4. Create a “best at” statement Decide what user...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 09/20/2013

Building a Windows 8.1 app – Step 3: Features & Monetization

Back to these steps from App Builder: Create a “best at” statement Decide what user activities to...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 09/20/2013

Designing a Windows 8.1 app – Step 2: Grow your idea

Just to recap, we have our app idea and we have our toolbox. Day 1 of App Builder is “Planning...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 08/28/2013

Building a Windows 8.1 app – Step 1.5: Locate your toolbox

Sweet! We’ve got our idea. What’s next? We have to ask ourselves a few questions: Am I...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 08/26/2013

Building a Windows 8.1 app - Step 1: Pick an idea

Step 1: Pick an idea If you’re like me, you don’t necessarily have the creativity where...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 08/23/2013

First blog post: Introducing Christine the technical evangelist!

Who is Christine? There's a picture of me in the corner, that's probably a good start. I joined...

Author: Christine Matheney Date: 08/19/2013