Author: misslivirose

September 14, 2013

Today I started a simple Windows Phone app and ran into a couple of problems with Visual Studio 2012 on the Windows 8.1 Preview. If you have just started out on an app and are unable to run the Phone Emulator, read on for instructions on how to update Visual Studio 2012 for Windows Phone […]

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September 11, 2013

A few months back when Google announced that they were keeping Chrome OS and Android separate, I wrote a blog post about why this disappointed me. Yesterday, when Apple announced the iPhone 5S, I got a little bit of that excitement back. The introduction of the 64-bit mobile operating system gave me faith that my dream […]

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August 18, 2013

My first computer ran DOS. I was 2 years old when I installed my first computer game (I couldn’t say the word “setup”, but I could apparently spell it right) and I’ve been running on Windows ever since. 3.1, 98, ME, XP, Vista, you name it – my personal primary computer is running the release […]

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August 5, 2013

As I mentioned in a previous post, I love my new Windows Phone; however, I am finding the lack of apps to be a slight (not huge) inconvenience. My solution? I’m going to start building a few apps of my own. I will mention that I installed the Windows 8.1 release preview about a month ago, […]

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May 15, 2013

In three days, I will graduate with my bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Virginia Tech. In July, I will be moving to California to start what quite honestly feels like my dream job. After 4 years, I wanted to post a reflection about my path to this point in my life. I decided to take […]

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