Raising money for cancer research UK by going booze free for a month.

So I have joined the #dryathalon movement where people give up booze for a month and raise money that goes to cancer research UK.I'm posting this as my own father died of cancer and also suffered from cirrhosis of the liver due to alcohol so it has personal meaning to me but also I am trying to lose weight for health reasons and to get fitter for my boxing training where I am aiming to...

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Windows 10 will not run on this PC" error due to the issue with Parallels Display Adapter (WDDM)

Not sure if I will upgrade for free yet but here is the article and downloads on how to fix the errorHow to upgrade my virtual machine to Windows 10?

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Microsoft Certified Professional

Longer than I thought I passed some Microsoft Developer Exams and just received an email to login to keep them valid.So I thought i would share my qualifications with friends, strangers and colleagues. I need to provide my Transcript ID (670391) and the Access Code (microsoftmcp), and direct you to https://mcp.microsoft.com/Anonymous//Transcript/ValidateAnd here is a the PDF version of the transcript

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apple-developer-program-renewal

Apple Developer Program RenewalSo ive just renewed my Xamarin Indie subscription so it was time to do the same with my Apple Developer Program as well. Not a cheap month software wise but both are for a year and this will be the year I publish a few apps to the store both Mac and iOS.

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xamarin-upgrade

Hooked on Xamarin Studio / Monodevelop / ServiceStack So one year later my indie subscription to the Xamarin Indie product was expiring . An ide to rival Microsoft Visual Studio, uses my language of choice c# and allows me to build web, console, services and apps all cross platform. It hurts paying for software sure but I am now more comfortable on a Mac in Xamarin building all sorts or cross platform goodness with .NET...

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