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  • Blog Post: ‘Roslyn’ Offers Object Model for Code Generation, Analysis, Refactoring, Scripting

    Traditionally, compilers are black boxes -- source code goes in one end, and object files or assemblies come out the other end. The Microsoft “Roslyn” community preview changes that model by opening up the VB and C# compilers. Compilers in “Roslyn” provide APIs to allow tools and end-users to share in...
  • Blog Post: Videos Show How to Use Asynchronous Programming in Your C#, VB Apps

    So many modern applications need to be able to make calls asynchronously. Whenever you have a method call that could take longer than 50 milliseconds, you want to be able to return control to the user so your users does not need to wait for some “long” activity. Those long activities might...
  • Blog Post: How To, Getting Started Videos for Developers

    Windows Azure Windows Azure Platform Training Course The Windows Azure Platform Training Course includes a comprehensive set of technical content including samples, demos, hands-on labs, and presentations that are designed to expedite the learning process for the set of technologies released...
  • Blog Post: Whirlwind Screencasts Highlight New Features in C# 4

    Stuart Celarier and I continue the set of screencasts on Channel 9 about new language features in C#. It's a Whirlwind Tour of the important language features of C# 4 . Stuart describes each major feature and why it is useful. But he doesn't get into best practices nor suggested usages. Just the facts...
  • Blog Post: Download Visual Studio 2010 Keybinding Cards

    Microsoft today released reference cards for the default keybindings in Visual Studio 2010 for Visual Basic, Visual C#, Visual C++ and Visual F#. Download , print and use to master the default keybindings of your favorite programming language in Visual Studio 2010.   Bruce D. Kyle ISV Architect...
  • Blog Post: New Video - How to Embed PowerShell Within a C# Application

    Video Link - How to Embed PowerShell Within a C# Application Join James Brundage, Tester from the Windows PowerShell team, and Bruce Kyle for a quick introduction to how embed PowerShell within your C# application. See how you can easily reference the PowerShell assembly and start embedding PowerShell...
  • Blog Post: "Dev 10" Training Online

    Shortly after PDC ’09 we put together a hands-on training session in Waltham, MA for some managed ISV partners diving into many of the new technologies around Windows 7 and Visual Studio 2010. We called this session; “Dev 10 Training”. Below you will find those recorded courses and links to hands on...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio 2010, .NET 4 Release Date Set

    The release date for Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 has been set as April 12 according to a one-line post on a Developer Division’s Marketing and Communications Manager Rob Caron’s blog . Visual Studio 2010 features built-in tools for Windows 7 and Microsoft SharePoint 2010, new drag-and-drop...
  • Blog Post: How to Get Started with Multi-Core: Parallel Processing You Can Use

    One of the great features of Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 has been the ability to support processing on machines with multiple cores. Both Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 support 256 processors. Computers with that kind of processing power aren’t available at commodity prices. Yet you probably...
  • Blog Post: Students from GMU build medical record solution on Windows 7 at BizSpark event

    Larry Gregory talked to the student team of Bo Yu and Changwei Liu from George Mason University at a recent BizSpark incubation event hosted by Sanjay Jain . Their research interests and technology focuses on making it easier to access your medical records in a secure manner. Both students gained great...
  • Blog Post: Developing for ZuneHD using XNA - Yes you can!

    As you were standing in your local electronics retailer today waiting to get your hands on a new ZuneHD you may have been wondering if you can write code for it. Well the answer is that as of now you can download a new version of Microsoft XNA Game Studio 3.1 Zune Extensions and start building that new...
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