Using custom fonts in Xamarin Forms

Xamarin Forms is a great platform for quickly making multi-platform mobile apps. Xamarin markets it as a platform that isn’t quite suited for creating complex UIs but that doesn’t necessarily have to be the case. When it comes to branding your app using a custom font can go a long way. The problem that arises is that both Android and iOS handle custom fonts in a fundamentally different way. So let’s find a way that works the same way for both shall we? Continue reading “Using custom fonts in Xamarin Forms”

Getting route data in ASP.NET Razor

When developing a web app using ASP.NET MVC you sometimes come across to make decisions based on the current page. A good example of this is when you’re using Bootstrap and you want to add “active” classes to certain menu elements. You can find out where you are using the RouteData dictionary object. This contains the current area, action, controller among others. Continue reading “Getting route data in ASP.NET Razor”

Travelog: Oh my Buddha…

Daar zitten we dan na een binnenlandse vlucht van Chiang Mai (het noorden) naar Phuket (het zuiden) van een goeie twee uur. Klaar om aan het strandgedeelte van de vakantie te beginnen. Helaas zonder onze reisgenoten Ben, Asha en Luuk, waar we met Marco Borsato’s “Afscheid nemen bestaat niet” op de achtergrond in een goede janksessie vaarwel tegen gezegd hebben (ik overdrijf wellicht iets). Continue reading “Travelog: Oh my Buddha…”