How to install extensions from Google Chrome Web Store in the new Microsoft Edge (Chromium) browser

I've been using the new Microsoft Edge browser as my default browser now for several weeks. I initially missed some Chrome extensions that made my life a little easier and the Microsoft Edge Extensions store hasn't got much to offer yet. That was until I realised that Microsoft has made it possible to install extensions... Continue Reading →

How to fix mouse cursor disappearing on Remote Desktop

I wrote a blog post a while back about the disappearing mouse cursor in Visual Studio on virtual machines that I'd connect to using remote desktop. It seems the problem is more widespread and affects most input or editing controls across many applications in the remote desktop session. For example the mouse cursor disappears in... Continue Reading →

Windows Phone 10–Continuum and Remote Desktop Combo is Huge

Being a Windows Phone user I was pretty excited when the Continuum feature started getting demonstrated. But the sceptic inside me kept nagging at me that it’s probably going to be more gimmick than substance. A chance conversation at Microsoft Ignite Australia has changed my opinion and got me excited again. A reminder about what... Continue Reading →

My favourite announcements from BUILD 2015 (Day 1)

  Microsoft's really long Build developer keynote, condensed into 2 minutes   Welcoming Developers to Windows 10 Windows 10 on One Billion Devices Universal Windows Platform Innovation Windows 10 Welcomes All Developers and Their Code (including Android and iOS) Microsoft Edge (new browser replacement for IE)   Continuum for Windows 10 for phones... Continue Reading →

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