Visual Studio Toolbox: Mobilizing Existing .NET LOB Apps

In this episode, I am joined by Nish Anil, who shows us how he took an existing WPF line of business app and built a mobile front end for it with Xamarin.Forms. Nish shows how he was able to reuse the existing C# business logic with minimal changes. Resources: Expenses sample app Nish’s GitHub repo…

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Visual Studio Toolbox: Getting started with Windows IoT Episode #3

In the third episode of this series, Dmitry and Suz introduce a smart home device prototype designed to integrate several devices and Azure services together. This smart home device makes use of a proximity sensor, temperature sensor, webcam, and a small HDMI screen. The Azure services the device connects to are Azure IoT Hub and…

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Visual Studio Toolbox: Embedding Python in a C++ Project

In this episode, I am joined by Steve Dower, who walks through a sample project that demonstrates scripting a C++ application with Python using CPython, PyBind11 and Visual Studio 2017. He shows how you can extend a C++ application with Python scripts, modify code without having to recompile, do mixed Python/C++ debugging and enable IntelliSense…

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Visual Studio Toolbox: Getting started with Windows IoT Episode #2

In the second episode of this series, Dmitry and Suz Hinton cover the development process for deploying and debugging your very first Windows IoT Core application, “Hello Blinky”. An explanation of the breadboard setup is followed by a demonstration of using Visual Studio on a PC to run the Hello Blinky UWP application remotely on…

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Visual Studio Toolbox: The Present and Not-too-distant Future of Visual Studio Part 2

This is the second of a two part series where Robert is joined by Amanda Silver, Kendra Havens and Anthony Cangelosi for a whirlwind tour of some of the latest enhancements in Visual Studio that can make you the most productive developer in your team and the fastest dev team in the industry. In part…

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Visual Studio Toolbox: Getting started with Windows IoT Episode #1

In the first episode of this series, Dmitry and his guest Suz Hinton introduce Windows IoT Core as a way of building applications for IoT solutions. We cover some foundational topics such as how Windows IoT works, and what it is designed for. We’ll also discuss how Windows IoT applications are developed, and how they…

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