by bill-s, 2019-05-02T08:19:47.349Z
We are thrilled to announce the release of the .NET Framework 4.8 today. It’s included in the Windows 10 May 2019 Update. .NET Framework 4.8 is also available on Windows 7+ and Windows Server 2008 R2+.
by bill-s, 2019-05-02T08:12:16.995Z
This week we released the second alpha of Visual Studio for Mac version 7.2, as well as some hands-on labs to try out some of the new features.
by Mjjames, 2019-04-29T22:13:21.463Z
First of a multipart series exploring lessons I learnt migrating a large solution over to .Net Core and making it cross platform
by bill-s, 2019-05-02T08:20:11.794Z
Indexers allow instances of a class to be indexed just like arrays, and are declared similarly to methods. They can be useful when working with your own collection class. Let's learn how to define and work with indexers.
by bill-s, 2019-05-02T08:16:37.993Z
I recently wrote 3 blog posts (  ) on different Producer/Consumer (Job Queues) implementations. There are a lot of great different ways to implement Job Queues in C#, but which to choose? Which one is better, faster and more versatile?
In this article, I want to get to the point where you can make a confident decision on which implementation to choose. That means checking performance and comparing customization options.
by bill-s, 2019-05-02T08:16:09.232Z
The first version of ASP.NET was released 17 years ago in early 2002 as part of the version 1.0 of the .NET Framework. During part I of this series of articles we took a look at its initial design, one providing a better web platform than classic ASP and ActiveX, one that could feel familiar to existing Windows developers.
by bill-s, 2019-05-02T08:14:24.064Z
Over the years we’ve seen a ton of features in C# that improve not only the performance of our code, but more importantly its readability. Given the fast pace of the software industry, the language certainly needs to keep up and evolve with its user base. Something that’s been widely used in different programming languages, such as Haskell, Swift or Kotlin sometimes find its way into C#. One of these being pattern matching—a concept that has been around for a long time, and something for which a lot of developers in the .NET space have long waited.
by tomitu, 2019-04-29T18:32:58.765Z
Automate application installations with Chocolatey package manager and make onboarding happier for new employees
by ThomasArdal, 2019-04-30T07:05:38.008Z
Learn everything you need to know about showing custom error pages in ASP.NET and MVC using the customErrors element in your web.config file.
by bill-s, 2019-05-02T08:15:19.954Z
DockerCon 2019 is being held this week, in San Francisco. We posted a DockerCon 2018 update last year, and it is time to share how we’ve improved the experience of using .NET and Docker together over the last year.