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Localizing a WPF app running on .NET Core 3 in 2020

I have recently updated my hobby desktop app, Embrace, from .NET 4.6 to .NET Core 3.1. The process was mostly painless as I was late to the game and most Nugets were already updated for .NET Core 3 / Netstandard support. I lost no functionality - except the ability to localize the UI. Here's what I did to get it back.

Adventures with Makeblock mBot and Typescript

The mBot by Makeblock is a cutesy blue robot for teaching kids programming. It has laid on my shelf for a few years before I got to it. I am no longer a kid but I can surely learn new things with it, can I?

Latest articles in tango

First impressions: Reinventango by Tanghetto

I give a mixed review to the album Reinventango by Tanghetto, which is by all indications a solid collection of neo-tango music, with only some of them having a detectable dancing appeal.