Treat your iTerm2 like Guake

Treat your iTerm2 like Guake

As a MacOS user I love my iTerm2. I already wrote an article on how to configure iTerm2 with oh-my-zsh here. Over the past couple of weeks I found myself using Ubuntu quiet often. Unfortunately there is no iTerm2 available for Ubuntu, but there is guake which is another powerful
Visualise your data with ShareCoffee and ChartJS

Visualise your data with ShareCoffee and ChartJS

Visualising data in SharePoint Apps is really easy if you combine ShareCoffee and ChartJS.org. ChartJS.org is a small JavaScript library which is responsible for rendering HTML5 charts in websites. Creating a sample App For this post, I've prepared a small SharePoint list containing EnergyDrinks and their amount of
Surface 1 Pro - A development machine

Surface 1 Pro - A development machine

Because many people are asking me how developing software on the Surface 1 Pro works, I’ve decided to write this second recap here. Right now my Surface is about 8 months old and the general availability of Surface 2 and Surface 2 Pro are a good reason to recap.
Yeoman the web development workflow

Yeoman the web development workflow

See other posts on ‘Branding SharePoint sites with yeoman’ Introduction Yeoman the web development workflow An Introduction to Jade An Introduction to CoffeeScript An Introduction to SASS Our yeoman generators Hands  On – Let’s create a custom MasterPage Hands On – Let’s create a custom PageLayout A forecast – What are

Talking to SharePoint's REST Services with C# using RESTSharp

When it comes to SharePoint App Development (especially Cloud- and Provider Hosted Apps), most samples out there are demonstrating how to use CSOM from ASP.NET or ASP.NET MVC. Most REST Samples are dedicated to client-side logic either in JavaScript, CoffeeScript or TypeScript. That’s fine for most scenarios,
Productivity boost with SublimeText Plugins

Productivity boost with SublimeText Plugins

For developing native web languages I use SublimeText 2 (http://www.sublimetext.com/). As many other editors, SublimeText offers a great plugin ecosystem, which allows you as a developer to add various functionality by installing additional packages. Within this post I’ll introduce some plugins I’m using in order