Book Review of the Day
Tuesday 18 Nov
Author: Jon Duckett
Audience: Beginners without STEM background
Reviewer: Ian Elliot
Android Adventures - ViewPager
The ViewPager widget is one of the most used of the advanced UI components. However, the story of how to make use of it is a tricky one. Let's see how simple we can make it.
Inside Random Numbers
We often refer to things that are unpredictable as being "random" but this is not the same as truly random behavior - which is something we have to work hard to achieve. Put another way - how can a logical deterministic device like a computer produce a random number?
Not Dumping .NET - Microsoft's Method
Microsoft has a complex relationship with the .NET ecosystem it created. Recently it seemed intent on dumping .NET which, after all the work, would be madness. Now the relationship seems to have entered a different phase and there might just be method in the madness.