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How to configure the new Home Screen in #Windows 10?

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Microsoft Windows 10, currently under Technical Preview, came with a new Home Screen when you launch the File Explorer. It pins all your favourite icons, frequent folders, recent files and more to help you easily launch the frequent files/folders from a single place. Today in this post, we will discuss how to configure the Home screen, add or remove icons, organize the tiles properly.
 Above is a screenshot of Windows 10 Home Screen, where you can place your favourite icons, frequently used folders, recent files and other files/folders as a quick entry tile icons. It’s a new screen
added to the Windows Technical Preview (code named: Windows Threshold). When you launch the File Explorer, this is the screen you will encounter first. How to add a new folder to the Favourites category?If you want to add your most frequent folders under the favourites category, navigate to that folder and click the “Add to favorites” tab icon in the Home ribbon bar, as shown in the below screenshot:  Once you add the folder as favorite, it will highlight the tab icon to let you know that the folder is already in your favorite list:  Once done, come back to the home screen...(Read whole news on source site)

APress Deal of the Day 18/Oct/2014 - Exploring C++ 11

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Originally posted on:’s $10 Deal of the Day from APress at is Exploring C++ 11. “Exploring C++ divides C++ up into bite-sized chunks that will help you learn the language one step at a time. Building up from first principles you’ll soon be creating sophisticated C++ applications of your own.”

Announcing new Web Features in Visual Studio 2013 Update 4 RC - .NET Web Development and Tools Blog - Site Home - MSDN Blogs

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Official Kaththi 2D Game for Ilayathalapathy Vijay Fans

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Day by day , the hype for the Tamil movie Kaththi is increasing at a rapid pace . Few weeks back there was an official Kaththi 3G Game that was launched for Android and Windows Phone . Now , an official Kaththi 2D Game is being released and is available for download from android Google [...]

Random Link Roundup–10/17/2014

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It’s been a while since I’ve posted a batch of links, mostly due to me catching pneumonia!  So, I have a ton of stuff for you today!  Oh, and it’s late! I can tell I'm spending the bulk of my time in the Angular world these days… Angular JS "Why does there have to be something wrong with AngularJS" by @johnpapa is a great read. I was confused by Polymer and how it relates to AngularJS.  Both are projects backed by Google.  This SO answer cleared it up
a bit. textAngular is a WYSIWYG text editor directive. Angular-Storage provides a a localStorage-backed service you can use to persist objects. Here's a nice collection of filters for AngularJS. If you're doing AngularJS with ASP.NET MVC, check out checklist-model.  It works well with the standard ASP.NET MVC Model Binder. Here's a good discussion of $digest and $apply. This short presentation is a good place to start learning about lazy-loading.  Learn about

Slide Deck and Demos – Quick Tour to Front-End Unit Testing Using Jasmine – Software Architect 2014 Conference

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I had the pleasure to deliver a session about unit testing in JavaScript using Jasmine framework. In the session I explained why you need to do unit testing in general and what is behavior driven development (BDD).Later on, we delved into Jasmine and the features it includes and in the end of the session we […]