Visual Studio 2017 template for Chrome extensions

I have decided to build a Google Chrome extension and I was disappointed to find out that Visual Studio 2017 does not come with such a template. Then, I went to Google for templates and same result – nothing I can just say Project > New and start coding.

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Top 3 Tools and Extensions for Visual Studio

Many people use Visual Studio in their everyday work but for one reason or another they do not use its full potential. What Microsoft does is building and releasing versions (2010, 2012, 2013) and later releasing Visual Studio Update packages, which fix bugs but also improve the functionality. I have worked with a lot of developers and am still surprised some pay for plug-ins that are already covered by open source extensions. Please don’t be one of them and use the free ones.

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Share a Mouse and a Keyboard Between Two Computers

Just stumbled upon a great tool I want to share with you. I am always having many screens on my desk and lately I work on 2-3 computers at the same time. What I hate(d) the most was to look for which mouse to grab for the computer I wanted to work on. For us – computer geeks – it is common and frustrating, right? That is no more. I saw a year ago a prototype of sharing a mouse and a keyboard between several Windows 8 devices. I wanted that but today I found that you can share a single mouse and keyboard between many computers.

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