The week in .NET – 3/29/2016
To read last week’s post, see The week in .NET – 3/22/2016.
Last week on On .NET, we had Richard Kiene from Joyent to talk about running .NET Core on the Joyent cloud. This week, we’ll speak with John Kemnetz about the C# extension for VS Code. For the first time on the show, we’ll have some demos this week.
Project of the week: Foundatio
Foundatio is an open-source set of building blocks for loosely-coupled, distributed apps. It defines a set of interfaces for caching, queues, distributed locks, messaging, jobs, file storage, metrics, and logging. Each interface has in-memory, Redis, and Azure implementations.
Here’s for example how you can enqueue and dequeue a simple work item:
Control of the week: Telerik’s ListView for UWP
Telerik’s ListView control for UWP is a great and versatile component that can display responsive lists of items, featuring virtualization, animations, grouping, sorting, and filtering.
User group meeting of the week: .NET Core at TRINUG.NET
TRINUG.NET has a meeting in Raleigh, NC, on Wednesday, March 30 at 6:00PM where you’ll see how to setup a Linux host, install .NET Core on it, then play with Entity Framework, connect to a MySql server, and run a Web application utilizing all that.
- On the efficiency of ValueTask by Bar Arnon.
- Parallelism on a Single Core – SIMD with C# by Eoin Mullan.
- Why Microsoft Open Source (podcast) with Matt Millican.
- Cross-Platform Messaging for iOS, Android, and Windows by Pierce Boggan.
- How to create a multi architecture NuGet Package from a UWP class library by Marco Siccardi.
- Creating Step-wise Forms with ASP.NET MVC and Kendo UI by Ed Charbeneau.
- Custom Model Binder in ASP.NET MVC by Mahesh Sabnis.
- Dependency Injection Conditional Registration in ASP.NET Core by Eric L. Anderson.
- Social TagHelpers for ASP.NET Core by Muhammad Rehan Saeed.
- Subresource Integrity TagHelper Using ASP.NET Core part 1 and part 2 by Muhammad Rehan Saeed.
- Structured logging with Serilog in ASP.NET Core (video) by the ASP.NET Monsters.
- F#, Azure, and the Web, by Isaac Abraham
- Creating Visual Studio Code Plugins with F# and Fable, by Krzysztof Cieslak
- Kaggle Home Depot Competition Notes: Features, by Mathias Brandewinder
- Property-Based Testing in the Real World – Or How I Made My Package Manager Suck Less, by Steffen Forkmann
- Sentiment Analysis in F#, by Stephen Ireland
- History and Philosophy of Types, by Tomas Petricek
- A Brief History of Programming Languages, by Andrea Magnorsky
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