Get more productive as you work with Azure in .

In this Azure Friday episode, Michael Crump takes us through his latest Azure tips and tricks. Watch: youtube.com/watch?v=fm0NgPA6zo 

Build a no-code backend to power a .Forms 4.0 app using the new features.

@MikeCodesDotNET shows us how in a step-by-step tutorial. Get started: mikecodes.net/2019/06/18/diggi 

Built a no-code backend to power a .Forms 4.0 app using the new features.

@MikeCodesDotNET shows us how in a step-by-step tutorial. Get started: mikecodes.net/2019/06/18/diggi 

Interested in getting a behind-the-scenes look at how we build a product as big as Core?

Check out our blog post to learn about the history of infrastructure systems: devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet/ 

This week on the , @MichaelStonis shows off Aurora Controls for .Forms—a toolkit packed full of beautiful UI controls including gradient pill buttons, donut charts, card views, and more.

Watch: channel9.msdn.com/Shows/Xamari 

Tons of new features and performance updates are included in 3.0.

Richard Lander and @CoolCSH discuss some of the highlights, new C# 8.0 features, for developers, and more. Watch the On .NET episode: youtube.com/watch?v=KsBK-AGaT1 

Did you know you can do home automation with ?

In the latest episode, @burkeholland is joined by Python aficionado @nnja to talk about some surprising things Python can do. Watch: youtube.com/watch?v=HNrMjH9Yuv 

Looking for a low impact way to add Typescript? @sanders_n shows you how to upgrade to without changing your build at all.

Follow the tutorial: devblogs.microsoft.com/typescr 

Port a WinForms or WPF application from Framework to using the Portability Analyzer.

@OliaGavrysh shows us how in three easy steps. Watch: youtube.com/watch?v=tp1EOFtnTm 

Use the MainThread API to ensure your will run on the main user interface thread.

Watch the latest .Essentials API of the week episode to learn how: channel9.msdn.com/Shows/Xamari 

A simple introduction to writing without installing Visual Studio?

Get to know Try .NET, the tool that powers our interactive "Try the code in your browser" docs feature, care of @SHanselman: hanselman.com/blog/Introducing 

Easily read and write files to your application's cache or directories using the File System Helpers.

On the latest .Essentials API of the week, @JamesMontemagno shows you how to use the File System Helpers. Tune in: channel9.msdn.com/Shows/Xamari 

Many devs in the community have asked how to start with Java in . We've answered with a special installer of @Code to use as a clean install or as an update for an existing environment.

Try it out: devblogs.microsoft.com/visuals 

Take a tour of the IDE in today's Visual Studio 101.

Walk through the basics, from the start window all the way through refactoring, debugging, and version control: docs.microsoft.com/en-us/visua 

Take a tour of the IDE in today's Visual Studio 101.

Walk through the the basics, from the start window all the way through refactoring, debugging, and version control: docs.microsoft.com/en-us/visua 

Keeping up with the latest in , C#, and is easier than ever.
Listen to the latest to learn about:
• New features in .Forms 4
• Return of the Office Hours
• Xamarin Developer Summit
...and more.

devblogs.microsoft.com/xamarin 

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Mirrored.Social [BETA]

This Mastodon instance is dedicated to mirroring the social media accounts of interesting/useful people and organizations from elsewhere on the Internet. At least until such time as they create their own accounts on the Mastodon network.

If you control an account that is being mirrored here and would like to make changes to how that's done (or not done), please contact Dave Wood via @davewoodx@mastodon.social.

Like this idea? Help support the costs and development at Patreon.

Currently in Beta status. Please let me know if you see bugs or issues.

Mirrors to Follow:

1Password [NEW]

1Password Status [NEW]

Android [NEW]

AppStore [NEW]

App Store Games [NEW]

Barack Obama

Canada [NEW]

CGP Grey [NEW]

Chris Hadfield [NEW]

CommitStrip [NEW]

Daring Fireball

#dearMoon [NEW]

Dianna Cowern

DuckDuckGo [NEW]

Elon Musk*

GitHub [NEW]

GitHub API [NEW]

GitHub Status [NEW]

Have I Been Pwned [NEW]

Internet of Shit*

iTC Status

Jony Ive Parody*

Keybase [NEW]

Let's Encrypt [NEW]

Linode [NEW]

Merge Conflict [NEW]

Marques Brownlee

NASA

NGINX, Inc. [NEW]

nginx web server [NEW]

php.net [NEW]

Orbital ATK [NEW]

Overcast [NEW]

Realm [NEW]

Relay FM [NEW]

Ryan Reynolds* [NEW]

Edward Snowden* [NEW]

SpaceX

Tesla [NEW]

Tim Cook [NEW]

Visual Studio [NEW]

Visual Studio App Center [NEW]

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