Jim Bennett

Senior Cloud Advocate at Microsoft, Xamarin Certified Developer, author of Xamarin In Action, blogger, speaker, father and lover of beer, whisky and Thai food. Opinions are my own.

  Redmond, WA, USA

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Xamarin In Action

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What to do when you're stuck inside.

It's a glorious day here, a perfect day to take my wife and daughter to the beach. Unfortunately we currently live in Bermuda, an island paradise with stunning beaches and clean water. Why is this unfortunate? Because the country is so badly run. Today is Bermuda day, and they are celebrating by closing one of the main roads for a half marathon…

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Why can't all laptops use the same charger?

As the title really, why can't all laptops use the same charger - including laptops from the same company. I've trvelled 45 minutes to the co-working space I'm working at only to find I've forgotten my MacBook Pro charger, and it's only got 10% left. I have my Surface and the charger for that, but of course it's not the same. I can't even borrow…

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What to do when you're stuck inside.

It's a glorious day here, a perfect day to take my wife and daughter to the beach. Unfortunately we currently live in Bermuda, an island paradise with stunning beaches and clean water. Why is this unfortunate? Because the country is so badly run. Today is Bermuda day, and they are celebrating by closing one of the main roads for a half marathon…

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