Implementing towards Alpha
Now that I have the initial idea for waidmonitor.com, the next thing to do was to figure out the big technical unknowns of the project:
- How to get the current users window & detect if the user is moving the mouse or touching the keyboard.
- How to build a WPF application
Ultimately I was simply applying several agile practices. They worked extremely well with 1-man project – more than anything they kept it structured and kept it moving forward.
Before long I had a prototype outputting information from Windows to a CSV file, a test using Azure Table Storage and a basic WPF application. Next I have to bring it all together…