Microsoft's Kris Lankford talks about modern apps and the transformation of software development/the application lifecycle in his Visual Studio Live!/Live! 360 Orlando 2013 conference keynote.
Fluent methods are a hot design idea and they can improve the readability of your code. However, they only make sense in specific scenarios. Here are some criteria to help you decide if you should be creating a fluent interface, and some design guidelines for when you do.
Mary Jo Foley talks about Microsoft's evolving attitude toward .NET developers, what's new in Visual Studio 2013 and Windows Azure, and much, much more.
Following his keynote at Live! 360/Visual Studio Live! Orlando this morning, Microsoft's Kris Lankford talks to Visual Studio Magazine editor Keith Ward about the skills and technologies needed for modern .NET development.
Live from Live! 360, veteran Microsoft watcher Mary Jo Foley talks with Visual Studio Magazine editor Keith Ward about the future of Microsoft development.
Peter returns to the topic of managing multiple users accessing the same row in a table using Entity Framework, but this time using code-first development. There are some unexpected issues to deal with.
If you find yourself dealing with some collection that doesn't support LINQ, don't give up hope. You can use OfType to turn a collection of RadioButtons in a Panel into something you can process with LINQ.
Use custom-built .NET Framework 4.0 classes to connect an ASP.NET Web application to a SQL Server 2012 database.
An updated Windows 8.1 API created opportunities for new tools.
At its official Visual Studio 2013 launch today, Redmond moved its flagship integrated development environment further into Windows Azure.
Want to iterate through a sequence with C++11? If so, the easiest way will be to use the range-for statement – Kenny Kerr shows you how.
Still less than 4 percent of the market, but meaningful gains.
Learn how to implement the Bridge Pattern in .NET by building a Windows Store radio application.
The WebGL protocol is supported for creating two- and three-dimensional graphics.
Developers registered with either Windows Store or Windows Phone Store can now submit apps for both.