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Data Points: EF6 Code First Migrations for Multiple Models

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 04/01/2015 - 01:00
April 2015

The new support for Code First Migrations in Entity Framework 6 makes it easier to store data for multiple models in a single database. But that support may not be what you imagine. Julie Lerman explains what this feature does and doesn’t do, and how to use it.
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Test Run: Multi-Class Logistic Regression Classification

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 04/01/2015 - 01:00
April 2015

James McCaffrey explains how standard logistic regression classification can be extended using multi-class logistic regression, which allows the variable to predict to have three or more values.
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Modern Apps: A Mobile-First Approach to Modern App Development

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 04/01/2015 - 01:00
April 2015

When it comes to mobile development, native apps have different development, architecture and sometimes business requirements than Web applications. Keep in mind such considerations as UI, navigation, power usage and scalability, and you’ll be ahead of the game.
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Don't Get Me Started: Siri and Cortana Tangle

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 04/01/2015 - 01:00
April 2015

David Platt consults his inner dialog and recounts a recent conversation between mobile avatars Apple Siri and Microsoft Cortana.
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Unstructured Blob Storage (Building Real-World Cloud Apps with Azure)

ASP.NET News - Mon, 03/30/2015 - 05:00
The Building Real World Cloud Apps with Azure e-book is based on a presentation developed by Scott Guthrie. It explains 13 patterns and practices that can help you be successful developing web apps...
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ASP.NET 5: A Deep Dive into the ASP.NET 5 Runtime

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 01:00
March 2015

Daniel Roth takes a deep look under the hood of the new ASP.NET 5 runtime and the flexible, layered architecture that allows it to run on the .NET Framework, .NET Core and even the cross-platform Mono framework.
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.NET Micro Framework: The Microsoft .NET Framework in Embedded Applications

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 01:00
March 2015

The Microsoft .NET Framework and Visual Studio greatly increase the efficiency of programmers. Now these tools extend to embedded devices, enabling the same programming skills to be used on both the desktop and small devices
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.NET Core Framework: Go Cross-Platform with the .NET Framework

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 01:00
March 2015

While it may seem an unreachable goal to have your apps easily target multiple platforms with minimal revision, the .NET Portability Analyzer can examine your projects and provide recommendations about the APIs you should use to increase compatibility.
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Game Development: A Web Game in an Hour

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 01:00
March 2015

Moving from Web development to game development is easier than it looks. Michael Oneppo shows how to build a simple Web game from scratch in under an hour, using only jQuery and a library for making the game touch-capable.
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.NET Micro Framework: Create an IoT Device Using the Gadgeteer with Azure Blob Storage

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 01:00
March 2015

Benjamin Perkins shows how to create an IoT device using the Gadgeteer to capture data and store it on the Microsoft Azure platform, and explains how you can use some of the Azure Big Data services to unlock the hidden secrets in that data.
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Microsoft Azure: Enhance Data Exploration with Azure Search

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 01:00
March 2015

The need for effective search is growing as rapidly as massive data stores. Azure Search is a fully managed, cloud-based service that includes type-ahead suggestions, full-text search with weighting, ranking, and your own search behaviors based on a schema defined by field-attribute combinations.
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Editor's Note: Not Your Father’s .NET Framework

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 01:00
March 2015

This month, MSDN Magazine dives into key innovations in the .NET Framework, including an exploration of the latest version of ASP.NET.
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Cutting Edge: Type Ahead

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 01:00
March 2015

A well-done search function is a must in larger sites. This article presents an auto-completion framework built around Twitter typeahead.js.
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Windows with C++: Using Printf with Modern C++

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 01:00
March 2015

Kenny Kerr explores how to improve the productivity and reliability of printf without sacrificing performance.
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Test Run: Gradient Descent Training Using C#

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 01:00
March 2015

James McCaffrey explains gradient descent and demonstrates how to use it to train a logistic regression classification system.
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Modern Apps: Design and Develop Accessible Modern Apps

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 01:00
March 2015

Want to reach the broadest available audience with your app or Web site? Rachel Appel shows how accessibile design and assistive technologies can help you do just that.
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Don't Get Me Started: Hitting a New Wall

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 01:00
March 2015

Computers and software are supposed to make us more efficient. So why are some people in the medical field discovering just the opposite?
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SignalR Connection Density Testing with Crank

ASP.NET News - Sun, 02/22/2015 - 05:00
This article describes how to use the Crank tool to test an application with multiple simulated clients.
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