How do you know if you need a mobile website or an app? Did you know that you can do a lot of the things an app can do on a website? You can access the camera and GPS, you can store data offline through local storage and get push notifications in the background. A […]
What do you do when Google and Apple force changes in the SDK and tools that are used to build your apps? This is another un-factored cost that hits most people by surprise after their app has been deployed and is being used.
At Aerion we use the awesome ImageProcessor library (A .NET library for on-the-fly processing of images) when we need to have image caching and the ability to request images at different sizes based on designs. As with most things when moving the code to an Azure App Service we try to utilise the Slot Settings so that […]
For our C# unit testing, we generally use a mocking framework called Moq which makes it easy to create mock classes for injecting behaviour and verifying calls. But this only works for public instance methods and won’t work for anything static. Extension methods must be static methods within static classes, so what happens when you want […]
Using Azure’s Application Settings allows you to manage different configurations for each development slot but there is no default way to utilise this feature from an Angular app. By Utilising Slot Specific settings we are able to provide different API URL’s for our test and staging slot, among other app-specific settings. Normally these would be maintained […]
What I am taking about in this blog – “How Frogs transformed into Zombies ? – The jumping dead”. Not really. Its about how people have used their creative juices to create some mind blowing ways to teach others. In this case, learning flexbox. A while back, I started working on a react native project. […]
As developers, we always want to increase efficiency and readability in our code. But it’s hard to keep track of every variable and code block. With this in mind, here’s a great new tool I recently stumbled upon that I’d love to share with you. Our toolbox has definitely benefited from this. It’s called […]
Azure Application Insights is a great way to keep an eye on failures, response times and other performance related data on your Azure App Service and its dependencies. After setting up Application Insights and using it for a while, it wasn’t all that obvious to me that it was also collecting data for my staging […]