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Unity - Building Virtual Reality Applications

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Thu, 09/01/2016 - 18:10
Virtual, augmented and mixed (VAMR) reality development is taking off, as capable devices and platforms mature. Tim Kulp introduces the basics to building a VR application in Unity, showing how to work with connected services, build a UI with dimensionality and interaction, and organize code components for troubleshooting.
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Mobile DevOps - The Source of Truth: The Role of Repositories in DevOps

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Thu, 09/01/2016 - 18:09
Free your mind. Source control provides automation that empowers DevOps and liberates developers from a raft of tedious activities. Learn more about source control repositories and the foundational role they play in an automated release pipeline.
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ASP.NET Core - Feature Slices for ASP.NET Core MVC

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Thu, 09/01/2016 - 18:09
The new Feature Slices functionality gives developers a way to organize their ASP.NET Core MVC projects by Feature, rather than by Models, Views, and Controllers.
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Reactive Framework - Build Asynchronous AJAX-Enabled Web Pages with Reactive Extensions

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Thu, 09/01/2016 - 18:08
Leveraging Reactive Extensions and the RxJS-DOM plug-in gives you a flexible, high-level way of integrating client-side DOM events and AJAX requests in a loosely coupled way that enables you to make significant changes to your application without having to restructure all of your code.
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Xamarin - Cross-Platform Productivity with Xamarin

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Thu, 09/01/2016 - 18:07
Learn how using a powerful and efficient cross-platform technology like Xamarin is the key to an effective and consistent development strategy—and greater productivity.
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C++ - Unicode Encoding Conversions with STL Strings and Win32 APIs

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Thu, 09/01/2016 - 18:07
Giovanni Dicanio presents C++ techniques for converting Unicode text between UTF-8 and UTF-16, using the Win32 APIs MultiByteToWideChar and WideCharToMultiByte. These Win32 C-interface APIs are wrapped in modern C++ code, using STL string classes to store Unicode text, and exceptions to signal error conditions.
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Test Run - The Secretary Problem

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Thu, 09/01/2016 - 18:06
In machine learning, it's often necessary to come up with an approach for stopping training in a way to optimize the probability of selecting the best prediction model, and solutions to best choice problems can help. To illustrate, James McCaffrey shows how to tackle the Secretary Problem.
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Essential .NET - Command-Line Processing with .NET Core 1.0

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Thu, 09/01/2016 - 18:05
Mark Michaelis details how to configure the CommandLineApplication, and discusses how to trigger command-line parsing and what happens immediately after the parse invocation.
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Modern Apps - Build a City-Wide Wi-Fi Scanner with UWP and Azure

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Thu, 09/01/2016 - 18:05
In his July column, Frank La Vigne showed how to build an IoT device to capture Wi-Fi signals. This month, he shows how to connect it to the cloud to realize its full potential.
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Don't Get Me Started - Mary Jane Grows Up

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Thu, 09/01/2016 - 18:04
Microsoft has never been one to shy away from emerging markets, as David Platt explains in this months column.
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Routing

ASP.NET News - Thu, 09/01/2016 - 08:00
Routing is used to map requests to route handlers. Routes are configured when the application starts up, and can extract values from the URL that will be used for request processing. Routing functi...
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Getting started with ASP.NET Core MVC and Visual Studio

ASP.NET News - Wed, 08/31/2016 - 08:00
This tutorial will teach you the basics of building an ASP.NET Core MVC web app using Visual Studio 2015 . Note For the tutorial using .NET Core on a Mac see Your First ASP.NET Core Applic...
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Use VSTS to Build and Publish to an Azure Web App with Continuous Deployment

ASP.NET News - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 08:00
This tutorial shows you how to create an ASP.NET Core web app using Visual Studio and deploy it from Visual Studio to Azure App Service using continuous deployment. Note To complete this tuto...
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Preventing Cross-Site Scripting

ASP.NET News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:00
Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) is a security vulnerability which enables an attacker to place client side scripts (usually JavaScript) into web pages. When other users load affected pages the attackers ...
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Migrating from ASP.NET Web API

ASP.NET News - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:00
Web APIs are HTTP services that reach a broad range of clients, including browsers and mobile devices. ASP.NET Core MVC includes support for building Web APIs providing a single, consistent way of ...
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Introduction to Identity

ASP.NET News - Mon, 08/22/2016 - 08:00
ASP.NET Core Identity is a membership system which allows you to add login functionality to your application. Users can create an account and login with a user name and password or they can use an ...
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What's New in ASP.NET 4.5 and Visual Studio 2012

ASP.NET News - Fri, 08/19/2016 - 21:33
This document describes new features and enhancements that are being introduced in ASP.NET 4.5. It also describes improvements being made for web development in Visual Studio 2012.
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Razor Syntax Reference

ASP.NET News - Wed, 08/17/2016 - 08:00
Taylor Mullen and Rick Anderson Sections What is Razor? Rendering HTML Razor syntax Implicit Razor expressions Explicit Razor expressions Expression encoding Raz...
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Enabling Cross-Origin Requests (CORS)

ASP.NET News - Wed, 08/17/2016 - 08:00
Browser security prevents a web page from making AJAX requests to another domain. This restriction is called the same-origin policy , and prevents a malicious site from reading sensitive data from...
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Overview of ASP.NET Core MVC

ASP.NET News - Tue, 08/16/2016 - 08:00
ASP.NET Core MVC is a rich framework for building web apps and APIs using the Model-View-Controller design pattern. Sections: What is the MVC pattern? What is ASP.NET Core MVC Feat...
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