Category Archives: Conferences

Cross-Platform Web Apps with ASP.NET Core 1.0

I presented Cross-Platform Web Apps with ASP.NET Core 1.0 at RevolutionConf 2016. Here is the presentation material with the slides, links and my contact information. The live talk was a combination of my presentation on ASP .NET Core (overview) and a deeper looking into ASP .NET MVC & Web API.

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Download PPTX or view slideshow below

SlideShare: http://www.slideshare.net/shahedC3000/aspnet-core-10-overview-prerc2

Recently known as ASP.NET 5, the all-new ASP.NET Core 1.0 is Microsoft’s cross-platform lightweight approach to building robust applications for the modern Web. Get a high-level overview of what you need to know about ASP.NET Core from Shahed Chowdhuri, Sr. Technical Evangelist @ Microsoft.

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Download PPTX or view slideshow below for ASP .NET Overview

SlideShare: http://www.slideshare.net/shahedC3000/aspnet-core-mvc-web-api-with-overview

Developers, learn how you can build modern web applications using the all-new ASP.NET Core 1.0 on your platform of choice! From Web Apps to Web APIs, you can use Visual Studio 2015 on Windows or the all-new Visual Studio Code on Windows, Mac or Linux. Use your JavaScript skills to build a Single Page Application front-end to interact with a Web API back-end.

 

 

Microsoft Connect 2015 Recap

Have you caught up with all the news from Microsoft’s Connect() 2015 online conference?

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Read all the details here:

TL;DR below…

  • Visual Studio Code beta release, Added extensibility support, open source project
  • .NET Core 5 RC and ASP.NET 5 RC with Go-Live license, can start using it in production
  • Visual Studio Online is now Visual Studio Team Services, agile team collaboration and DevOps
  • Visual Studio Dev Essentials, priority forum support, Pluralsight, Wintellect,, Xamarin, (Azure early 2016)
  • Visual Studio cloud subscriptions
    • Monthly subscriptions include the VS Pro or Enterprise IDE, access to VSTS
    • Annual subscriptions includes technical support incidents, Azure credits, etc
  • Visual Studio Marketplace, central place to find, acquire, install extensions for all editions of Visual Studio
  • VS 2015 Update 1 and TFS 2015 Update 1, will both happen on November 30th.
  • Xamarin 4 support. end-to-end solution to build, test, monitor native mobile apps with VS2015 Update 1
  • iOS Build with MacinCloud on VSTS, currently in preview at $30/month per agent with no limits on build hours

Additional Announcements

There are also more than 70 on-demand videos with additional details on:

Enjoy! :)

Build 2015: What’s Next?

Microsoft just wrapped up its annual Build conference in San Francisco.

There  were a lot of new announcements around the following:

So what’s next? The Build Tour, that’s what!

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Xbox One Indie Game Development – What We Know So Far

Feedback from ID@Xbox:

Chris Charla, Microsoft’s Director of ID@Xbox has this to say about my blog post: “That’s pretty good! Did you mention the free dev kits and the retail -> dev kit transition?”. In response to his feedback, I’ve updated the content, using quotes from Xbox News and Xbox Corporate VP Mark Whitten.

Updated Post:

Some of you may know that I am heading to Microsoft HQ in Redmond to attend the upcoming Xbox One Developer Summit, aka ID@Seattle. This is the first dev summit to welcome the new crop of developers who have signed up for ID@Xbox, the Xbox One’s Indie Developer Program.

I’ve signed an NDA for this event, and will not be revealing any confidential information during/after the event. So, I’ve put together the information below from everything that has already been announced in public.

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