• News

    Entity Framework Preview 7s Ship

    Microsoft shipped the seventh previews of Entity Framework Core 3.0 and Entity Framework 6.3, as the whole .NET Core 3.0 offering has become production-ready in its own Preview 7. 07/23/2019

  • News

    Microsoft Bot Framework Boosts Python SDK for Conversational AI Apps

    Updated Python functionality heads a list of enhancements to Microsoft's Bot Framework SDK, facilitating conversational artificial intelligence development for a number of application channels, such as Skype, Teams, Slack and so on. 07/23/2019

  • News

    Microsoft, OpenAI Enter $1 Billion AI Partnership Pact

    Microsoft's investment will turbocharge OpenAI's efforts toward artificial general intelligence (AGI) and drive development of next-generation solutions and platforms. 07/23/2019

  • The Practical Client

    How to Dynamically Build the UI in Blazor Components

    You have two tools for generating your initial UI in a Blazor component: ASP.NET's Razor and Blazor's RenderFragment. Here's how to use both to integrate with your C# code (and a warning about what you can't do). 07/22/2019

  • News

    TypeScript 3.6 Now Feature-Complete, Release Candidate Next

    Microsoft's open source TypeScript programming language, fresh off cracking the top 10 in a popularity index for the first time, is out in a v3.6 beta that is feature complete, with the release candidate coming next. 07/22/2019

  • News

    New VS Code Java Features Include Refactorings, Semantic Selection

    The July update of the Java functionality for Visual Studio Code includes new refactoring capabilities, support for Semantic Selection (or Smart Selection) and more. 07/22/2019

  • News

    TypeScript Cracks Top 10 in Programming Language Popularity Ranking

    Just a couple months after declaring TypeScript was "exploding" in relation to other programming languages, analyst firm RedMonk is out with a new ranking that shows it cracking the top 10, a rare event in the history of the index. 07/19/2019

  • News

    C++ Memory Bugs Prompt Microsoft to Eye Rust Instead

    Microsoft is eyeing the Rust programming language as a safer replacement of C/C++ code after discovering the "astonishing" number of security problems caused by memory corruption bugs. 07/18/2019

  • News

    ML.NET Machine Learning Framework Updated

    Microsoft's open source machine learning framework, ML.NET, has been updated to version 1.2, continuing to add features to help .NET developers use their familiar tools and languages to infuse ML functionality into their applications. 07/17/2019

  • News

    AWS VS Code Toolkit Targets Serverless Cloud Development

    Cloud development giant Amazon Web Services has made a new toolkit for Visual Studio Code generally available, especially tuned to serverless (Lambda functions) development. 07/17/2019

  • News

    Snppts Aims to Provide One-Stop Shop for Xamarin UI

    A Microsoft dev blog introduced Snppts, a new GitHub project that aims to aggregate community Xamarin UI constructs in one place. 07/15/2019

  • News

    Xamarin.Forms Gets XAML Hot Reload

    Microsoft announced XAML Hot Reload is coming this year to Xamarin.Forms, bringing the cross-platform mobile development tooling more up to par with React Native and Flutter. 07/12/2019

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