October 2013 - wiky apps

Software Development, Games Development, Mobile Development, iOS Development, Android Development, Window Phone Development. Dot Net, Window Services,WCF Services, Web Services, MVC, MySQL, SQL Server and Oracle Tutorials, Articles and their Resources

Thursday, October 31, 2013

Advantages of using WPF

Remember: - ABCDEFG A - Anywhere execution ( Windows or Web) B - Bindings ( less coding) C - Common look and feel ( resource and styles) ...
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Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Merge objects using $.extend() in jQuery

Have you ever come across a requirement in which you need merge many objects in one object? Okay let me clarify question in simpler words...
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MVC Interview questions with answers

This article does not teach MVC, it's a last minute revision sheet before going for MVC interviews. In case you want to learn MVC ...
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MVC Basic Site: Step 4 – jqGrid Integration in MVC 4.0 using AJAX, JSON, jQuery, LINQ, and Serialization

MVC Basic Site is intended to be a series of tutorial articles about the creation of a basic and extendable web site that uses ASP.NET MV...
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Challenges and solutions - Architecture of a Modern Web Application - Mobile App - Part 3

In this article we will learn to write mobile apps using native, hybrid, and responsive development techniques for popular device platfor...
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Colorful CSS3 Animated Navigation Menu

In this short tutorial, we will be creating a colorful dropdown menu using only CSS3 and the Font Awesome icon font. An icon font is, as ...
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Creating a Business Intelligence Dashboard with R and ASP.NET MVC: Part 3

n the first two parts of this series of articles, I set the groundwork for a solution that used ASP.NET MVC to create a simple site for a...
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DynamicGraphView

A simple but effective dynamic GraphView implementation for iPhone SDK for float values. The left image shows a graph with only positi...
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APPinViewController

Easy drop-in component for iOS developers to deal easy with PIN (4 digit passcode) logic. This is the first version but we truly tried to...
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Frequently Misunderstood JavaScript Concepts

This book is not designed to teach you JavaScript, but it does recognize that you are likely to have taught yourself JavaScript and that...
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Learning AngularJS by Example – The Customer Manager Application

I'm always tinkering around with different ideas and toward the beginning of 2013 decided to build a sample application using Angular...
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12 Awesome CSS3 Features That You Can Finally Start Using

If you are like me, when you see an impressive demo of a new CSS3 feature, you can't wait to start using it in websites. Of course, t...
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Different ways of getting Path

It is a very common requirement to get the path of a file relative to the path of the current location which accesses the path. In .NET t...
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Apply Image Filters Using CoreImage Framework in iOS

CoreImage is a powerful framework to apply filters on images in iOS platform. It allows us to apply filters like modifying the vibrance, ...
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Understanding Regular Expression matching with .test(), .match(), .exec(), .search() and .split()

RegularExpressions, often noted as RegEx or RegExp, are seen and used pretty much everywhere in JavaScript. I use them all the time and y...
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Monday, October 28, 2013

Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) is Here

I'm pleased to announce the release of Microsoft's Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution comprised of Windows Server 2012...
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Passing Data Between Forms

Introduction This tutorial will guide you through a few different ways to pass information between WinForms. This tutorial will NOT show ...
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Steps to Draw Signature in iOS Application

In iOS, I have seen many applications that demands to draw signature in some important forms that those applications have. Recently I got...
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How to Make (Free) Money on Facebook from Pakistan and India

Are you a Facebook user ? Do you have time to view Facebook pages ? Do you have time to watch you tube videos ? If this is yes then you ca...
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Sunday, October 27, 2013

Friday, October 25, 2013

Custom Code First Conventions in Entity Framework 6 - EF 6 New Feature

In this blog post you will learn a new feature 'Custom Code First Conventions' introduced with Entity Framework 6. EF 6 comes wit...
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How I Went From 0 to Game with Sprite Kit in iOS 7

I decided to make a simple game that uses animation as a perk, not necessarily as the primary functionality. Enter the beloved and age ol...
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2D Game Development with SpriteKit

When Apple announced iOS 7 back in June at WWDC, they also announced a number of exciting new APIs for developers. The API that caught my...
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How To Make a Game Like Space Invaders with Sprite Kit Tutorial: Part 1

Space Invaders is one of the most important video games ever developed. Created by Tomohiro Nishikado and released in 1978 by Taito Corpo...
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Procedural Level Generation in Games Tutorial: Part 1

Most games you play have carefully designed levels that always remain the same. Experienced players know exactly what happens at any give...
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How to restrict Telerik RadDiagram within a specific viewport?

If you are a Silverlight application developer and using Telerik RadDiagram control, you might have seen that you can zoom and pan the d...
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iOS 7 SDK: Working with Background Fetch

This tutorial will teach you how to use Background Fetch, a multitasking API provided with the iOS 7 SDK. To do so, we'll create a si...
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Crystal Report in ASP.net Step by Step

For business or other managerial purpose, it is very important to prepare reports. We use SAP crystal reports in asp.net often for repor...
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Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)

The Managed Extensibility Framework or MEF is a library for creating lightweight, extensible applications. It allows application develope...
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The true power of regular expressions

As someone who frequents the PHP tag on StackOverflow I pretty often see questions about how to parse some particular aspect of HTML usin...
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Thursday, October 24, 2013

What is the difference between .Net,C#, Asp.net, Asp.net Web Forms and Asp.net MVC and MVC?( C# and ASP.NET Interview questions)

Many times you may face this question during c# and ASP.NET interviews. The intent of this question is testing your understanding level t...
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10 Easy Steps to a Complete Understanding of SQL

Too many programmers think SQL is a bit of a beast. It is one of the few declarative languages out there, and as such, behaves in an enti...
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Wednesday, October 23, 2013

ASP.NET Web API 2 is out! Overview of features

Today the ASP.NET team released ASP.NET Web API 2 (and, for that matter, MVC 5 too)! The announcement, just as like year, followed many o...
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Introduction to the TestFlight SDK

When you want to test an app on your device, usually you plug the device into your Mac and run the Xcode project. But what if you want to...
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Getting Started with your first Win8 HTML app using RadControls – Part 2

In our Getting Start with Win8 HTML RadControls Part 1 post, I drilled into the different templates available for creating Windows 8 HTM...
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C# Unit Testing interview questions with answers: – How can we UNIT test private methods using VSTS ?

In order to invoke private methods in VSTS unit test we have a class called as "privateobject". Create the object of "Priv...
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ASP.NET MVC 5 Internationalization

If your website targets users from different parts of the world, these users might like to see your website content in their own languag...
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iOS 7 SDK: Working with Background Fetch

Background Fetch is an awesome feature released with iOS 7. Today, we live in a social world, and most of our users have several social n...
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Learn How to Develop Android Application

These days the demand of smart phone is being increased and we have different types of client e.g. Touch Phone, tables, Note etc. The de...
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Windows Phone 8 - A Simple Helper Class for Working with SkyDrive Files using SkyDrive API

One of the common tasks in mobile development is sharing some application files between user's devices or storing files outside devic...
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