• News

    Microsoft's Adam Tuliper Explains Tuples in C# 7.0

    At a recent Visual Studio Live! conference, the principal software engineer demonstrated the ins and outs of the new System.TupleValue functionality coming with C# 7.0, along with other new features such as pattern matching, local functions, "out" variables, throw expressions, generalized async return types and many more. 12/18/2017

  • Code Focused

    Replace a Running Application with a New Version

    One situation that can prevent a successful file transfer is when the destination file is, in fact, the program that's doing the copying. Here's how to work around such problems. 12/15/2017

  • Practical .NET

    Managing Temporal Data in SQL Server 2016 and Azure SQL Database

    SQL Server 2016 and Azure SQL Database both give you tables that automatically keep track of the history of your data. Here's how to retrieve that historical data. 12/14/2017

  • News

    Microsoft Touts New VS Code Extension for IoT Development

    Microsoft this week published hands-on guidance for using its new Azure IoT Edge service, just launched as an extension for the Visual Studio Code editor in a public preview program. 12/14/2017

  • News

    Microsoft Ships Windows Template Studio 1.5

    The Visual Studio extension lets developers more easily develop UWP apps by providing built-in project types, a choice of app frameworks and different app pages that can sport various Windows 10 features. 12/13/2017

  • News

    Application Architecture Guide Published for Microsoft Azure Cloud

    Microsoft has published an Azure Application Architecture Guide to help cloud developers keep pace with new styles, approaches and industry trends while planning their projects. 12/13/2017

  • Practical .NET

    Tracking History in SQL Server 2016 and Azure SQL Database

    SQL Server 2016 and Azure SQL Database both give you tables that automatically keep track of changes to your data. Here's how to both create those tables and alter existing tables so they track the history of your data. 12/12/2017

  • News

    New Microsoft Quantum Development Kit Integrates with Visual Studio

    Microsoft unveiled a new Quantum Development Kit for developers wanting to get in on the bleedingest of bleeding-edge technologies. 12/12/2017

  • News

    Microsoft Tool Optimizes 3D Models for Mixed Reality

    Microsoft announced a new tool to speed up the optimization of 3D models for mixed reality applications running on iOS, Android and Windows. 12/11/2017

  • News

    At Visual Studio Live!, Microsoft Sees Bright Future for AI-Driven Bots Programming

    Microsoft's Nick Landry painted a bright future for AI-driven bots programming at the recent Visual Studio Live! conference in Orlando, detailing how to get started in the growing space with the company's Bot Builder SDK, Bot Framework and other resources. 12/08/2017

  • Mobile Corner

    Getting Started with Augmented Reality in iOS 11

    With the release of iOS 11 and ARKit, creating augmented reality experiences has never been easier. Here’s a hands-on look at how easy it is to get started. 12/07/2017

  • News

    The Visual Studio Magazine 2017 Reader's Choice Awards Are Out

    For the 24th year the readers of Visual Studio Magazine have weighed in with your thoughts on products you love best for the 2017 Reader's Choice Awards. 12/07/2017

  • News

    Visual Studio Code Gets Boost for Java, Spring Boot Development

    As part of a wide-ranging collaboration with Pivotal Software, Microsoft's VS Code editor is getting improved support for Java and Pivotal's Spring Boot framework in the form of new and enhanced extensions. 12/06/2017

  • The Data Science Lab

    Neural Network L1 Regularization Using Python

    The data science doctor continues his exploration of techniques used to reduce the likelihood of model overfitting, caused by training a neural network for too many iterations. 12/05/2017

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