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ASP.NET News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 08:00
Views frequently share visual and programmatic elements. In this article, you’ll learn how to use common layouts, share directives, and run common code before rendering views in your ASP.NET ...
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Getting Started with the Data Protection APIs

ASP.NET News - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 08:00
At its simplest protecting data consists of the following steps: Create a data protector from a data protection provider. Call the Protect method with the data you want to protect. Call the ...
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How Web Publishing In Visual Studio Works

ASP.NET News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 08:00
The web publish experience for ASP.NET 5 projects has significantly changed from ASP.NET 4. This doc will provide an overview of the changes and instructions on how to customize the publish process...
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Working with DNX Projects

ASP.NET News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 08:00
DNX projects are used to build and run .NET applications for Windows, Mac and Linux. This article describes how you can create, build, run and manage DNX projects In this article: Creatin...
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Role based Authorization

ASP.NET News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 08:00
When an identity is created it may belong to one or more roles, for example Tracy may belong to the Administrator and User roles whilst Scott may only belong to the user role. How these roles are cr...
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Error Handling

ASP.NET News - Sun, 04/10/2016 - 08:00
When errors occur in your ASP.NET app, you can handle them in a variety of ways, as described in this article. Sections Configuring an Exception Handling Page Using the Developer Excep...
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Publish to a Linux Production Environment

ASP.NET News - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 08:00
In this guide, we will cover setting up a production-ready ASP.NET environment on an Ubuntu 14.04 Server. We will take an existing ASP.NET 5 application and place it behind a reverse-proxy server...
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Adding a model

ASP.NET News - Sun, 04/03/2016 - 08:00
In this section you’ll add some classes for managing movies in a database. These classes will be the “ M odel” part of the M VC app. You’ll use a .NET Framework data-access tec...
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Editor's Note - Build's Bold Direction

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 03/30/2016 - 23:28
Cross-platform development is top of mind this year at the annual Build conference, with .NET Core, Visual Studio Tools for Cordova, and the Xamarin purchase announcement all hot topics at the event.
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Upstart - Ordinary People

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 03/30/2016 - 23:27
The things that make us exceptional can often be the same things that make us so ordinary, writes Krishnan Rangachari. Learn how reshuffling your priorities might kindle a career renaissance.
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Cutting Edge - Pushing Notifications to Mobile Apps

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 03/30/2016 - 23:26
Dino Esposito explains what it takes to add a notification layer on top of mobile applications, regardless of the mobile operating system itself. He also reviews the services of the Azure Notification Hub platform.
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Data Points - Handling the State of Disconnected Entities in EF

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 03/30/2016 - 23:25
Julie Lerman looks at the enduring problem of disconnected data and presents a simple recipe for dealing with it in EF6 and the upcoming EF Core.
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.NET Core - .NET Goes Cross-Platform with .NET Core

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 03/30/2016 - 23:24
Phillip Carter and Zlatko Knezevic give a clarifying explanation about what .NET Core is and how it’s positioned relative to the Microsoft .NET Framework, plus they provide an overview of the command-line experience that Microsoft is currently shipping.
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Visual C++ - Microsoft Pushes C++ into the Future

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 03/30/2016 - 23:24
Visual C++ is ground zero for many new proposals to the C++ language and standard library. Kenny Kerr highlights a few new or improved features in the Visual C++ Update 2 release that he finds particularly compelling.
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Mobile Apps - Using Ionic and TACO to Create Cross-Platform Mobile Apps

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 03/30/2016 - 23:23
Build an advanced UX for a hybrid, cross-platform Cordova app using the Ionic 2 framework, and explore the new Cordova Tools extensions for IntelliSense and debugging in Visual Studio Code.
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Big Data - Data Processing and Machine Learning on Spark

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 03/30/2016 - 23:22
The open source Apache Spark framework is the current leader in the Big Data processing and analytics space. This article shows how to deploy Spark on Azure and use it to solve machine learning (ML) problems.
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Internet of Things - Develop an Azure-Connected IoT Solution in Visual Studio with C++

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 03/30/2016 - 23:21
Marc Goodner shows you how to connect a device to Azure IoT using C++ project templates in Visual Studio, how to set up an Azure IoT hub to ingest the device data, and how related Azure services can act on that data.
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Essential .NET - Logging with .NET Core

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 03/30/2016 - 23:20
Why on earth would you need a new logging framework? Because there are already so many available, and the new Microsoft.Extensions.Logging API lets you take advantage of them without having to write a wrapper of your own.
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Modern Apps - Writing UWP Apps for the Internet of Things

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 03/30/2016 - 23:19
For developers used to writing code, creating the actual “things” for the Internet of Things might be intimidating. This article aims to make Makers out of coders, building a Raspberry Pi 2-based device running UWP apps on Windows 10 IoT Core.
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Don't Get Me Started - Gods and Fools

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Wed, 03/30/2016 - 23:18
From the Greek myth of Pygmalion to the 2015 feature film "Her," the archetype of the human creation brought to love and to life transcends both cultures and epochs.
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