Moving out, changing jobs, and COVID-19

Ever wondered what it's like moving out of your parent's house and making your first career job change all while navigating the murky waters of a global pandemic? Well, wonder no more because this article has you covered.

Posted: Fri, 17 Sep 2021

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Do you need to be a techie to be a software developer?

I'm an Asian girl in tech and I've never been particularly tech-savvy. I don't play video games or code in my spare time. Neither do I wear the classic t-shirt and hoodie combo. Can you have a successful career in tech if you are like me and don’t fit into the stereotypical profile of a software developer?

Posted: Wed, 01 Sep 2021

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Our journey to B Corp

B Corp is a certification that holds companies to the highest standard and proves that you are an ethical and sustainable company to work for. This post is here to give you an insight into the process. Spoiler: it's been so much fun.

Posted: Wed, 11 Aug 2021

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Why can't I find my registry key?

Working with 32 and 64-bit views in the Windows Registry can cause some headaches when trying to access registry keys. This article will outline how to find the keys you're looking for in C#.

Posted: Wed, 21 Jul 2021

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Making the transition to C#

I have worked with a lot of C/C++ programmers over the years, who have wanted to take up or convert to C# in particular for a multitude of reasons, but have never done so. Most could not believe that a company would pay them their expected salaries during the transition. I managed to do it, and this article is my bit to encourage those still willing that it is very, very possible.

Posted: Fri, 12 Mar 2021

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Using Gulp to create multiple asset bundles

In this post, I am going to talk about the process of refactoring a gulpfile (a JavaScript file that is read by Gulp, which contains instructions on how to complete tasks) to keep tasks DRY (Don’t Repeat Yourself) and reusable, while producing multiple bundles for different use cases.

Posted: Mon, 22 Feb 2021

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An introduction to Blazor WebAssembly

Blazor WebAssembly is a new UI technology from Microsoft that allows developers to create single-page applications using C# and .NET utilising a component-based architecture

Posted: Tue, 02 Feb 2021

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Powering up a customer service helper bot with AI

When you’re an inventive company, you want your employees to be spending their time on fresh new ideas, not repetitive queries. Learn how Rock Solid Knowledge built a customer service helper bot for Garden Games, powered by Umbraco, KHAOS Control and Microsoft LUIS.

Posted: Mon, 11 Jan 2021

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