The open sourced Ajax Control Toolkit now has a new owner: DevExpress. This project was created on codeplex in 2007 and our team has been sponsoring its development ever since. It has been downloaded millions of times and played an important role in the field.
We are releasing another preview of the Microsoft Azure WebJobs SDK, which was introduced by Scott Hanselman. To read more about the previous preview, read this announcement post.
This release has the same general feature set as 0.5.0-beta as well as a few new exciting ones.
The NuGet packages for ASP.NET Web API OData 5.3 are now live on the NuGet gallery!
Download this release
You can install or update the NuGet packages for ASP.NET Web API OData 5.3 using the NuGet Package Manager Console, like this:
Install-Package Microsoft.AspNet.OData -Version 5.3.0
Install-Package Microsoft.AspNet.WebApi.OData -Version 5.3.0
What’s in this release?
This past June we released the first version of the Microsoft.AspNet.Facebook NuGet package and the corresponding Visual Studio template. Today we released an update to this package: Microsoft.AspNet.Facebook 1.1 beta. In this release, we enabled better support for the Safari browser and added a new feature that gives developers the ability to add custom logic for browsers that do not have cookies enabled.
The ASP.NET team is making an important announcement regarding the September 2014 security updates.
All versions of the ASP.NET runtime 1.1 – 4.5.2 now forbid setting <%@ Page EnableViewStateMac=”false” %> and <pages enableViewStateMac=”false” />.
If you have set EnableViewStateMac=”false” anywhere in your application,