Apologies if some of you missed yesterday’s edition – I managed to miss adding the ‘Morning Brew’ tag to the post – its fixed now, and thanks to Bill for letting me know.
- The future of mobile app development – Nat Friedman discusses how bringing Xamarin technology into Microsoft leads to a new future for mobile application development
- Welcoming Xamarin to the .NET Foundation & Live From Evolve: Open Source Xamarin, Ready for you! – The .NET Foundation and Miguel de Icaza announce the formal open sourcing and joining of the .NET Foundation for the Xamarin products
- Introducing Azure Cool Blob Storage – Sriprasad Bhat announces the General availability of Cool Blob Storage (no, not a judgement on ‘cool-ness’ of the data being stored) which brings a new access tier to the product and gives cost effective archival storage
- DocumentDB now supports Time-To-Live (TTL) – Kirat Pandya share a new feature of DocumentDB which allows you to give data a ‘Time To Live’ after which it will be purged from your DocumentDB storage
- Notes from the ASP.NET Community Standup – April 26, 2016 – Jeffrey T. Fritz shares the notes from this week’s ASP.NET Community Standup, this week outlining the changes in the build up to RC2
- Deploying ASP.NET Core RC1 to Azure App Services – Shawn Wildermuth takes a look at publishing ASP.NET Core RC1 based web applications on to the Azure App Service using the publish options in Visual Studio, and also using the Source Code publishing options on Azure.
- Node 6 Features You Need Know To About – Eddie Zaneski takes a look at some of the new and exciting features which are included/introduced in the latest release of Node.js, including Destructuring, Rest parameters, and Function defaults
- Thank You For Your Pull Request – You’ve Been Haacked – Phil Haack discusses the importance of giving good feedback and praise to contributors providing pull requests to community projects.
- Update on TFS 2015 Update 2.1 – Brian Harry follow up on his previous post about the TFS 2015 2.1 Update, including the plans for getting the 2.1 update out and addressing the additional bug reports he’s received since the first blogpost.
- Free eBook C# 6.0: What’s New Quick Start Complete – Jason Roberts shares his latest free ebook, a quick start guide to what is new in C#6
- How CPU Sampling Works – Nikhil Joglekar discusses the basics of CPU Sampling, and how this is utilised in the Visual Studio Profiler to give performance information about your code.
- Code Profiling and Optimizations – Patryk Borowa discusses some of the things to think about when performing code profiling, and the benefits of performing such work.