Computing Theory

What are Reactive Extensions (Rx)

As a developer it is important to keep up to date with new technologies as much as existing ones. Conferences such as Developer Developer Developer North are great for this, giving me the opportunity to explore technologies I may not be aware of, and this is where I first came across Reactive Extensions. What are […]

Hack Days – Broaden the Knowledge

I thought I’d write a bit of a different post this time. Rather than looking at a technology in particular, I thought I would write a post on the idea of hack days. Firstly, you might not know what a hack day is. A hack day is a day to just experiment, find a new […]

The Repository Service Pattern – Developing an Online Game

It was really important to me that we started the new version of Next Gen Cricket with a really strong basic structure. For me this was the repository service pattern. In this post I will attempt to explain this pattern, how to implement it, the ideas behind the pattern, and the benefits it brings. The […]