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Manage Client-Side Web Development in Visual Studio 2015, Using Grunt and Bower

ASP.NET News - Wed, 11/12/2014 - 06:00
ASP.NET 5.0 brings some big changes to the project system and build process for ASP.NET apps. In modern web app development, there are lots of moving parts: Server-side code (such as ASP.NET), clie...
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Create a Web API in MVC 6

ASP.NET News - Wed, 11/12/2014 - 06:00
One of the goals of ASP.NET 5.0 is to unify the MVC and Web API frameworks. In this topic you will learn: How to create a simple web API in ASP.NET MVC 6. How to start from the Empty project templa...
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Async Programming: Unit Testing Asynchronous Code

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 01:00
November 2014

Stephen Cleary considers the current state of async support in unit test and mocking frameworks, focusing on MSTest, NUnit, and xUnit.
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Async Programming: Unit Testing Asynchronous Code: Three Solutions for Better Tests

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 01:00
November 2014

Sven Grand presents ways to design and refactor code for better testability, including their advantages and limitations.
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Windows Phone 8.1: Mapping in Windows Phone 8.1

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 01:00
November 2014

Keith Pijanowski explores the new Map control for Windows Phone 8.1, including basic map display and adding images and controls, as well as the underlying Mapping Services API, which enables geocoding, reverse geocoding, and route calculations.
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Azure Insider: Security and Identity Management with Azure Mobile Services

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 01:00
November 2014

Supporting the world of bring your own device in the enterprise is a top priority. The cloud can help developers create, support, and securely manage iOS, Android, and Windows Phone apps.
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Application Instrumentation: Application Analysis with Pin

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 01:00
November 2014

Get started with Pin, an instrumentation framework from Intel that enables you to build your own tools to profile applications while they are running. Learn how to build a Pintool in C++ that can help you detect common memory problems in your applications.
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Load Testing: Load Testing Made Easy with Microsoft Azure and Visual Studio Online

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 01:00
November 2014

Visual Studio Online includes Cloud Load Test, which enables automatic provisioning and hosting of load testing infrastructure. With Visual Studio 2013 Learn how developers can use Cloud Load Test to gain invaluable insight into application behavior under load.
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MVVM: WPF Commanding with the State Machine Pattern

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 01:00
November 2014

You can use the state machine pattern to simplify commanding in Windows Presentation Foundation apps. This can help you encapsulate the complex logic that determines whether a command can execute within the state machine pattern.
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Editor's Note: Putting Async to the Test

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 01:00
November 2014

Unit testing asynchronous code poses a variety of challenges, which may trip up unsuspecting developers. This month’s issue can get you up to speed.
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Cutting Edge: Store User Data in ASP.NET Identity

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 01:00
November 2014

You can use ASP.NET Identity in Visual Studio 2013 to simplify standard tasks such as managing and controlling access to user data.
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Data Points: A Code First Migrations Mystery: Solved

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 01:00
November 2014

Julie Lerman solves the mystery of why a friend’s Microsoft Azure database migrated automatically.
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Test Run: Consensus Classification Using C#

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 01:00
November 2014

James McCaffrey presents a custom machine learning technique that uses a rule set to create a prediction model.
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The Working Programmer: Rise of Roslyn

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 01:00
November 2014

When Microsoft open-sourced the Roslyn compiler project, it gave developers free access to both the compiler and its inner workings. Ted Neward dives into this intriguing technology.
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Modern Apps: Mobile Web Sites vs. Native Apps vs. Hybrid Apps

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 01:00
November 2014

There are pros and cons to developing any of the three primary types of apps—mobile Web, native and hybrid. Examine the intended audience and the intended platform and that will guide your decisions.
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Don't Get Me Started: Next Flight Out

MSDN Magazine RSS Feed - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 01:00
November 2014

Disaster relief is a hard business that demands a lot more than brave souls and deep pockets. As David Platt observes, no recovery effort is complete without cutting edge IT.
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Secure a Web API with Individual Accounts and Local Login in ASP.NET Web API 2.2

ASP.NET News - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 06:00
This topic shows how to secure a web API using OAuth2 to authenticate against a membership database. Software versions used in the tutorial Visual Studio 2013 Update 3 Web API 2.2 ASP.NET Identity...
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Create an ASP.NET Web Forms app with SMS Two-Factor Authentication

ASP.NET News - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 06:00
This tutorial shows you how to build an ASP.NET Web Forms app with Two-Factor Authentication. This tutorial was designed to complement the tutorial titled Create a secure ASP.NET Web Forms app with...
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