Category: Development

Project Avocado Part 8, Steal and plant that damn tree


(Just meeting Project Avocado now? Check out Part 1; I am not your Guru, here) At the time of writing this, I have released Project Avocado and released two updates in the two days since. This means I can tell you how long it took to build. 10 hours. Now, that’s not a lot. However…

Project Avocado Part 7, the backlog and pipeline


If you’re anything like me, (and even if you’re not) you need to not rely on your memory for things you are putting in your backlog. Things you try to remember will Get forgotten Become rubbery and unfocused Prevent you from being able to focus. So it’s important to have a list. It has to…

Project Avocado Part 5, Show me already!


Here it is; the first (mostly) functional alpha build of Project Avocado. There’s about 3 hours in it at the moment**. Most of that is setting things up; Reserve it in the Microsoft Store. Setup a OneDrive OAuth (for backup and restore). App Center (anonymous metrics and crash reporting). Creating an IAP (In App Purchase).…