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MVC recommended tutorials and articles

ASP.NET News - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 05:00
This page contains links to ASP.NET MVC tutorials and a suggested sequence to follow them.
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Best practices for deploying passwords and other sensitive data to ASP.NET and Azure App Service

ASP.NET News - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 05:00
This tutorial shows how your code can securely store and access secure information. The most important point is you should never store passwords or other sensitive data in source code, and you shou...
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Microsoft Azure: Azure Notification Hubs: Best Practices for Managing Devices

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

Sara Silva explores the best practices for sending cross-platform and customized push notifications using Azure Notification Hubs and shows how they are integrated into Azure Mobile Services.
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Azure Insider: Event Hubs for Analytics and Visualization

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

When dealing with massive stores and sources of data, you need advanced data analytics and visualization techniques to get the most out of that data. This sample project will show you how to do just that.
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Microsoft Azure: Automate Creating, Developing and Deploying Azure Websites

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

Enable your Azure Website with continuous and automated deployment and authentication for all types of different environments.
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OData: Visualize Streaming Data the Easy Way with OData

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

Louis Ross explores the use of OData for exposing near-real-time time-series streaming data, and demonstrates a sample implementation of an industrial automation time-sequence data streaming capability that uses an OData service.
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Game Development: 2D Drawing Techniques and Libraries for Web Games

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

High quality 2D graphics are the lifeblood of many Web games. Michael Oneppo examines the technologies at play for Web graphics and explores some libraries that make drawing for 2D games easier and faster.
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Windows PowerShell: Authoring Desired State Configuration Custom Resources

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

DSC Resources are a core component that enables authoring configurations. This article will provide comprehensive information to start authoring DSC custom resources from group-up. It would also provide steps to deploy and use them in configurations.
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Editor's Note: Fished Out

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

The Lenovo Superfish fiasco is a cautionary tale about a trusted enterprise computing company that should have known better.
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Cutting Edge: Queryable Services

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

Organizations need to maintain the backend business services they expose as plain HTTP endpoints. Using OData to implement queryable services on top of an ASP.NET Web API lets you give clients the flexibility to download only the fields in which they’re interested.
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Windows with C++: Visual C++ 2015 Brings Modern C++ to Legacy Code

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

Kenny Kerr revisits the topic of smart handle class templates and explores how to use modern C++ to enhance some old C-style libraries.
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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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