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FAKE 5 Build Task Tool Brings .NET Core Support

by Pierre-Luc Maheu Follow 3 Followers on  Jun 18, 2018

Fake 5 was recently recently released after several several months of previews. This new version of the build tool for .NET applications brings a rewrite of the core, as well as many internal improvements and features. InfoQ reached out to Matthias Dittrich, maintainer of Fake, to learn more about all the changes and features.

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ML.NET 0.2 Adds Clustering, New Examples

by Jeff Martin Follow 16 Followers on  Jun 16, 2018

Microsoft's ML.NET is a multi-platform machine learning framework that runs on .NET Core. First debuted in May during Build, its second release adds several new features and a separate GitHub repo demonstrating how to put the framework to use.

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An Early Look at .NET 4.8

by Jonathan Allen Follow 530 Followers on  Jun 15, 2018

While most of the attention is on .NET Core, work continues on the classic .NET Framework. An “early access” preview of .NET 4.8 shows the areas that Microsoft is most concerned about including high DIP, accessibility, and concurrency.

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Early Details about Visual Studio 2019

by Jeff Martin Follow 16 Followers on  Jun 11, 2018

Microsoft’s John Montgomery has officially announced that the company is working on Visual Studio 2019. InfoQ reports on what is currently known about the successor to VS2017.

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VS2017 15.8 Preview 2 Improves CPU Profiling, F# Support

by Jeff Martin Follow 16 Followers on  Jun 06, 2018

Microsoft's second preview of Visual Studio 2017 15.8 debuts enhancements to the CPU Profiler in the Debugging tools. Several important changes were made in its support for F#-- including faster IntelliSense and several bug fixes.

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Entity Framework Core 2.1 Release Adds Improved SQL Query Generation

by Jeff Martin Follow 16 Followers on  Jun 04, 2018

Entity Framework Core 2.1 has been released, bringing with it many features existing EF developers have long waited for. EF Core 2.1 adds support for SQL GROUP BY, support for Lazy Loading, and data seeding, among others.

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ASP.NET Core 2.1 Brings SignalR, Razor Class Libraries

by Jeff Martin Follow 16 Followers on  Jun 01, 2018

ASP.NET Core 2.1 has been released, and brings a host of new features that include new templates, Razor Class Libraries, and SignalR for ASP.NET Core.

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.NET Core 2.1 Delivers Improved Performance and Deployment Options

by Jeff Martin Follow 16 Followers on  May 31, 2018

.NET Core 2.1 has been released by Microsoft, expanding the number of platforms it supports, improving performance (both at compilation and runtime), and provides new app deployment options for developers.

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Microsoft Graph: Connect to Essential Data Every App Needs

by Michael Stiefel Follow 5 Followers on  May 30, 2018

Yina Arenas, principal program manager for the Microsoft 365 Ecosystem, gave a session on how to use Microsoft Graph to connect to application data. Using Microsoft Graph, developers can help users to focus on tasks to be accomplished, rather than applications to run. The talk focused on the Build 2018 announcements, getting started, what tools to use, the main APIs, and tips and tricks.

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Build 2018: The Future of C#

by Jonathan Allen Follow 530 Followers on  May 21, 2018 14

Number one on the list of future C# features is Nullable Reference Types. But also on the table are enhancements to pattern matching, array slicing, asynchronous iterators, default interface methods, and possibly even records.

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New Features in C# 7.3

by Jonathan Allen Follow 530 Followers on  May 18, 2018

Though a comparatively minor release, C# 7.3 addresses some long outstanding complaints from C# 1 and 2 such as overload resolution and generic constraints that work with enums and delegates.

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Build 2018: .NET Overview & Roadmap

by Michael Stiefel Follow 5 Followers on  May 17, 2018

At Microsoft Build 2018, Scott Hunter, director program management, .NET and Scott Hanselman, director community, .NET gave a session on the future of .NET. The thrust of the presentation was that .NET can be the platform for building any kind of application: desktop, web, cloud, mobile, gaming, IoT or AI. Your existing language skills are not wasted and can be used in new areas.

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First Look at Visual Studio 2017 15.8 with ARM64 Support

by Jeff Martin Follow 16 Followers on  May 14, 2018

The first preview of Visual Studio 2017 15.8 has been released, and includes the first support for the ARM64 platform.

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Visual Studio 2017 15.7 Brings Full C++17 Compliance

by Jeff Martin Follow 16 Followers on  May 11, 2018

Microsoft has released a seventh update to Visual Studio 2017. Notable additions in this release include full C++17 compliance, an improved installer, and general quality of life changes that should benefit most developers.

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Microsoft 365 and the Future of App Development: Microsoft Build 2018 Second Day Keynote

by Michael Stiefel Follow 5 Followers on  May 08, 2018

The second day keynote focused on how Microsoft 365 is the future of app development. Although the talk was focused on the merging of Enterprise Mobility Services, Microsoft Office, and Windows 10 in Microsoft 365, the underlying Microsoft Graph platform will have much wider use as ubiquitous computing, the union of data and AI, and multi-sense and multi-device experiences become more prevalent.

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