.NET Support and Versioning

This post was written by Lee Coward. We’ve travelled many new roads in the process of releasing .NET Core 1.0, ASP.NET Core 1.0 and Entity Framework Core 1.0. Developing the projects in the open and delivering to Mac and Linux have been exciting experiences and the feedback we continue to receive shows that the excitement… Read more

The week in .NET – 7/26/2016

To read last week’s post, see The week in .NET – 7/19/2016. On .NET Last week, we had Rowan Miller on the show to talk about Entity Framework. This week’s show has been canceled and is anticipated to return next week. Package of the week: OpenPop.NET OpenPop.NET is an open source implementation of a POP3… Read more

A Peek into F# 4.1

Later this year, we’re going to ship a new version of Microsoft’s tools for F#. This will include support for F# 4.1, featuring important incremental improvements to the language that have been developed in conjunction with F# users and contributors. Our tools will also include a cross-platform, open-source F# 4.1 compiler toolchain for .NET Framework… Read more

The week in .NET – 7/19/2016

To read the last post, see The week in .NET – 7/12/2016. On .NET Last week’s show was postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date. This week, we will have Rowan Miller on the show to talk about EF Core. Package of the week: ImageResizer ImageResizer is an IIS/ASP.NET lightweight HTTPModule, REST API… Read more

.NET Core Roadmap

This post was written by Scott Hunter. It has been about two weeks since we shipped .NET Core / ASP.NET Core 1.0. The team has used the past two weeks to take a deep breath, and is now getting started on planning what is coming next. We have seen a lot of .NET Core SDK… Read more

Visual Studio ‘15’ Preview 3 for C# and Visual Basic

One of our major focuses in Visual Studio ‘15′ is improving developer productivity inside the editor. As we develop, we all perform series of actions over and over again–like writing methods, renaming variables, changing method signatures, implementing interfaces, etc. Our goal is to help automate or reduce these tasks to a single click so that… Read more

The week in .NET – 7/12/2016

To read the last post, see The week in .NET – 6/28/2016. On .NET Last week, we had Mukul Sabharwal on the show to talk about .NET Core usage at Bing. This week, we’ll have Lucas Meijer from Unity Technologies on the show. Package of the week: LinqToTwitter LINQ to Twitter is an open source… Read more

The week in .NET – 6/28/2016

To read last week’s post, see The week in .NET – 6/21/2016. We shipped! We are excited to announce the release of .NET Core 1.0, ASP.NET Core 1.0 and Entity Framework Core 1.0, available on Windows, OS X and Linux! .NET Core is a cross-platform, open source, and modular .NET platform for creating modern web… Read more

Announcing .NET Core 1.0

We are excited to announce the release of .NET Core 1.0, ASP.NET Core 1.0 and Entity Framework Core 1.0, available on Windows, OS X and Linux! .NET Core is a cross-platform, open source, and modular .NET platform for creating modern web apps, microservices, libraries and console applications. This release includes the .NET Core runtime, libraries… Read more

Announcing Entity Framework Core 1.0

Entity Framework Core (EF Core) is a lightweight, extensible, and cross-platform version of Entity Framework. Today we are making Entity Framework Core 1.0.0 available. This coincides with the release of .NET Core and ASP.NET Core. Upgrading from RC2 to RTM If you are upgrading an application from RC2 to RTM, be sure to read our Upgrading… Read more