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C# and Visual Basic: Use Roslyn to Write a Live Code Analyzer for Your API

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 01:00
Special Issue 2014

Can the .NET Compiler Platform change what it means to write a Microsoft .NET Framework API? Learn about diagnostic analyzers, a key new feature of Visual Studio 2015 that lets a NuGet package introduce custom warnings and errors to your build.
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C++: Visual C++ 2015 Brings Modern C++ to the Windows API

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 01:00
Special Issue 2014

Kenny Kerr shows you how to implement IUnknown and IInspectable entirely in modern C++, without any language extensions, interface tables, or other macros.
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Editor's Note: Building on Connect();

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 01:00
Special Issue 2014

The Visual Studio 2015 and Microsoft Azure special issue of MSDN Magazine offers a glimpse at the broad and deep innovation unveiled at the Microsoft Connect(); event in New York City.
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Last Word: Connect(); the Past to the Future

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 01:00
Special Issue 2014

It's been years in the making, but MSDN Magazine Director Keith Boyd says that Microsoft has made the transformation from PC and server software company to a true cloud-first, mobile-first innovator.
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Profile and debug your ASP.NET MVC app with Glimpse

ASP.NET News - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 06:00
Glimpse is a thriving and growing family of open source NuGet packages that provides detailed performance, debugging and diagnostic information for ASP.NET apps. It's trivial to install, lightweigh...
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Installing ASP.NET and Web Tools

ASP.NET News - Fri, 12/05/2014 - 06:00
Scott Hanselman walks through the process of installing ASP.NET, Visual Studio, and the tools you need to start developing your own website today.
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Windows Runtime: Roaming Data Between Windows Store Apps and Windows Phone Store Apps

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 01:00
December 2014

In today's world, users want to feel always connected to their apps. A big part of that is being able to run an app on one device and sharing that data with the same app running on a different device. To extend that even further, how about sharing data between Windows Store and Windows Phone apps? This able will look at how to use roaming data and using it between Windows Store and Windows Phone apps.
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Unity: Developing Your First Game with Unity and C#, Part 4

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 01:00
December 2014

In the final part of his series on Unity, Adam Tuliper looks at the process of taking a game developed in Unity to Windows, and shows how Unity 4.5 supports new shared code Universal Projects that generate packages for Windows Phone and Windows Store.
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Universal Apps: Equip Your Apps with OBEX

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 01:00
December 2014

Uday Gupta shows how a Universal Windows app project can be leveraged to enable new functionality across Windows Store and Windows Phone platforms. In this instance, Gupta adds Bluetooth file sharing via the Object Exchange (OBEX) protocol.
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Mobile Apps: Advanced Push Notifications and Mobile Analytics

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 01:00
December 2014

Push notifications is a powerful mechanism. As mobile apps evolve, there’s a need to enable analytics, reach, advertising and coordinated marketing campaigns with push. The Capptain platform provides a next-level, push notifications analytics tier needed by many mobile developers.
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Voice Recognition: Speech Recognition with .NET Desktop Applications

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 01:00
December 2014

Apple Siri and Windows Phone Cortana have shown the compelling value of speech-enabled applications. This articles shows how to enable speech recognition and synthesis in applications for Windows console, Windows Forms and Windows Presentation Foundation.
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Node.js: Building Web Apps on the MEAN Stack with OData in Microsoft Azure

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 01:00
December 2014

Here’s another option for building robust Web applications in Azure—the MEAN stack: MongoDb, Express, AngularJS and Node.JS—as Long Le explains.
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Editor's Note: The Greatest Game of All Time

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 01:00
December 2014

The future was on full display in 1978, when a little game called Mattel Electronics Football revolutionized personal, portable game play, and foretold the grip that handheld devices like smartphones would eventually have on our lives.
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Cutting Edge: Effective Image Handling in Responsive Web Sites

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 01:00
December 2014

Responsive Web Design (RWD) creates a unique experience through a fluid and adaptive Web layout. Dino Esposito explores the state of the art of RWD and dives into the critical issue of image handling and performance.
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Data Points: A Pattern for Sharing Data Across Domain-Driven Design Bounded Contexts, Part 2

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 01:00
December 2014

Julie Lerman continues her exploration of sharing data across DDD bounded contexts using a publish-subscribe pattern by looking into when it makes sense to publish messages.
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Test Run: Fireworks Algorithm Optimization

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 01:00
December 2014

James McCaffrey describes a relatively new optimization technique called fireworks algorithm optimization that, when displayed visually, resembles the geometry of exploding fireworks.
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Modern Apps: Build a Better UX with Live Tiles

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 01:00
December 2014

Live Tiles, a user experience feature of the Windows platform, are a way to display information about the app without the user having to enter or use the app itself. Lives Tiles should be alluring and inviting, filled with relevant, click-worthy content.
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Don't Get Me Started: My Biggest Misteaks

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 01:00
December 2014

David Platt has made his share of bold predictions over the years. Now he looks back at some of his biggest misses.
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ASP.NET 5 Overview

ASP.NET News - Wed, 11/12/2014 - 06:00
ASP.NET 5 is a significant redesign of ASP.NET. This topic introduces the new concepts in ASP.NET 5 and explains how they help you develop modern web apps.
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View components and Inject in ASP.NET MVC 6

ASP.NET News - Wed, 11/12/2014 - 06:00
This topic shows how to create a view component in ASP.NET MVC 6 and how to inject a service into a view.
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