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Beth Massi is a Senior Program Manager on the Visual Studio team at Microsoft and a community champion for business application developers. Learn more about Beth.
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This week at the \\BUILD conference the previews of Visual Studio 2013 and Windows 8.1 were released for developers to test drive as well as some awesome new updates to Windows Azure.
I encourage you to read about some of the new features of these releases here:
The Day 2 keynote this morning also highlighted some upcoming features for building business applications on top of Office 365 as well as our commitment to .NET. This was also reiterated in Soma’s post this morning:
Of course the LightSwitch team also has some great new features in VS2013 that we’ve added based on customer feedback! And if you saw the keynote, you probably saw some familiar designers in the demo ;-). See the LightSwitch Team announcement here:
The team will be rolling out detailed posts on all the new features in the coming weeks on the LightSwitch Team Blog. To recap, here are some of the biggies:
And of course there are fixes for many issues customers reported. I encourage you to test drive the VS2013 preview – LightSwitch was already a super productive development environment, and it’s gotten even better in this release!
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As you dig into the preview please make sure to…
Have fun and Enjoy!
Great article. Very reasonable improvements in LightSwitch dev.
Very important improvements for LightSwitch. Good Job!
Yeeeeeeeeeeeees hope this version support printing. :)