Robert Green - Adventures in DeveloperLand

Robert Green is a Technical Evangelist for Visual Studio.

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  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Developing Universal Windows Apps

    In this episode , I am joined by Navit Saxena , who demonstrates building Universal Windows Apps with Visual Studio 2015. Navit reviews how to install the Windows 10 tooling, create adaptive apps, build UI for different device families and use platform and 3rd-party extension SDKs.
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Visual Studio Debugging Tips and Tricks

    In this episode , I am joined by Andrew Hall, who shares a number of tips and tricks for using the debugging capabilities of Visual Studio. Some of the things Andrew shows are new in Visual Studio 2015, but many have been in the product for several versions. You are sure to find at least a few things...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: The Future of the Prism Library

    In this episode, I am joined by Brian Lagunas and Brian Noyes to talk about the future of Prism. The Prism Library was created by Microsoft in 2008 and has grown into a mature set of guidance showing developers how to use proven patterns and development practices to create XAML based applications. Recently...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Real-time Monitoring of Mobile Apps with Xamarin Insights

    This is the last of our second four part series on building cross-platform apps using Xamarin and C#. In this episode I am joined by James Montemagno , a developer evangelist at Xamarin , who discusses Xamarin Insights , a new monitoring solution for all mobile applications. We get an indepth look at...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Developing Cross-platform 2D Games in C# and CocosSharp

    This is the third of another four part series on building cross-platform apps using Xamarin and C#. In this episode I am joined by James Montemagno, a developer evangelist at Xamarin. James takes us for a tour of CocosSharp, a Xamarin library for building 2D Windows, iOS and Android games from a shared...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Cloud Enable a WPF LOB App Part 2a

    In this episode , the first half of the second of two parts (in other words, part 2a :) ), I continue exploring how you can modernize your existing WPF line of business applications and move to the cloud. The demo app uses WCF and SQL Server. In part 1 , I showed how to move the app's data to Azure SQL...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Cloud Enable a WPF LOB App Part 1

    In this episode , the first of two parts, I begin exploring how you can modernize your existing WPF line of business applications and move to the cloud. The demo app uses WCF and SQL Server. I first move the data to Azure SQL and then publish the WCF service to an Azure Web site. And I don't have to...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Designing iOS apps inside Visual Studio with Xamarin

    This is the second of another four part series on building cross platform apps using Xamarin and C#. In this episode I am joined by James Montemagno , a developer evangelist at Xamarin . James shows us the new Xamarin Designer for iOS that is integrated directly into Visual Studio to design iOS applications...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Historical Debugging with IntelliTrace in Visual Studio 2015

    IntelliTrace automatically records the execution of your application without you performing any additional steps. Any time the debugger breaks the execution of the application (e.g. because a breakpoint is hit), the IntelliTrace UI is updated and displays the data that has been collected up until that...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Historical Debugging with IntelliTrace in Visual Studio 2015

    IntelliTrace automatically records the execution of your application without you performing any additional steps. Any time the debugger breaks the execution of the application (e.g. because a breakpoint is hit), the IntelliTrace UI is updated and displays the data that has been collected up until that...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Building Cross-Platform Apps with Xamarin Forms

    I welcome James Montemagno , a developer evangelist at Xamarin , back on the show for another series on building cross-platform apps with Xamarin and C#. In this episode, part one of four, we take a look at Xamarin.Forms, a cross-platform UI toolkit that sits on top of Xamarin.iOS, Xamarin.Android, and...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Visual Studio 2015 Diagnostic Tools

    In this episode , I am joined by Dan Taylor, Angelos Petropoulos and Charles Willis to explore some of the enhancements to the diagnostic tooling in Visual Studio 2015. You'll see how these tools are now brought into the debugging process to make them easier to discover and use [01:20] , what improvements...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Data Analysis for Developers

    This is the seventh, and final, in a series of shows featuring speakers from the VSLive conference, which was held in Redmond in August. In this episode , Robert is joined by Andrew Brust for a discussion on data analysis. Although most developers have an interaction with data, they usually stop at collecting...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Developers and DevOps

    This is the sixth in a series of shows featuring speakers from the VSLive conference, which was held in Redmond in August. In this episode , I am joined by Brian Randell for a discussion on DevOps and what it means for developers. Brian provides insight into the benefits of adopting DevOps, as well as...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: SQL Server Compact and SQLite Toolbox

    In this episode , I am joined by Erik Ejlskov Jensen, author of the SQL Server Compact & SQLite Toolbox extension for Visual Studio. This extension adds several features to help your embedded database development efforts, including scripting of tables and data, imports from SQL Server and CSV files...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Strategies for Adopting New Technologies

    This is the fifth in a series of shows featuring speakers from the VSLive conference, which was held in Redmond in August. In this episode , I am joined by Miguel Castro. They discuss how you approach new technologies, and in particular, how you approach the fact that as new techniques become available...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Bing Developer Assistant Update

    Bing Developer Assistant for Visual Studio combines the functionality of two popular Visual Studio extensions into one: Sample Browser and Bing Code Search. In this episode , I am joined by Scott Ge and Pravin Indurkar to explore what is new in the Bing Developer Assistant since the last time it was...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: User Interfaces in WPF

    This is the fourth in a series of shows featuring speakers from the VSLive conference, which was held in Redmond in August. In this episode , I am joined by Phil Japikse to discuss UI in Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) and see examples of natural user interfaces, fluid layouts and other things...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: SQL Server Data Tools

    In this episode , I am joined by Scott Klein, host of the Data Exposed show. Scott shows us the SQL Server Data Tools in Visual Studio and demonstrates some scenarios when you can use those rather than leaving Visual Studio and using external tools such as SQL Server Management Studio.
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Connected Services

    In this episode , I am joined by Steve Lasker and Merwan Hade, who show us how Visual Studio 2015 makes it much easier to connect to cloud services. The new Connected Services dialog hides much of the complexity involved in connecting to services, blending together Getting Started guidance, with a wizard...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Modern App Development

    This is the third in a series of shows featuring speakers from the VSLive conference, which was held in Redmond in August. In this episode , I am joined by Rocky Lhotka for an in-depth and very engaging conversation on modern app development and how developers should think about building apps in what...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Debugging Improvements in Visual Studio 2015

    In this episode , I am joined by Andrew Hall, who shows us improvements to debugging in Visual Studio 2015. He shows enhancements to how you configure breakpoint settings that make it easier to work with breakpoints [01:00] , the ability to execute lambda expressions in the Immediate and Watch windows...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Using Bing Maps

    In this episode , I am joined by Johannes Kebeck, who shows us how easy it is to use Bing Maps in applications. Johannes reviews several features of Bing Maps, demonstrates how you can use the Bing Maps AJAX Control 7.0 Interactive SDK to see what JavaScript code you would write to perform a variety...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Load Testing Made Easier

    Previously on Visual Studio Toolbox, Chuck Sterling showed how to load test your Web Sites so that you can see how well your software responds to various levels of usage. In this episode , Chuck returns to show that it is now much easier to set up load testing. You can do this right from the Visual Studio...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio Toolbox: Prism 5 for WPF

    This is the second in a series of shows featuring speakers from the VSLive conference, which was held in Redmond in August. In this episode , I am joined by Brian Noyes, who shows us Prism 5 for WPF . Prism provides guidance designed to help you more easily design and build rich, flexible, and easy to...
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