This edition of covers how to debug Azure Functions with Visual Studio Code. Watch the video and get started: 

Read this blog highlighting new features like Hot Reload for Xamarin.Forms and improvements to the XAML Previewer: 

Read up on a list of Core and Blazor updates in Core 3.0 Preview 8. We hope you enjoy the new features in this preview release and let us know what you think by filing issues on GitHub: 

RT @WindowsDocs
VS Code One Dev Question Replay Part 11

So can you use Git in ?

We'll let Ramya Achutha Rao, @ramyanexus, explain.

More information on version control can be found here: 

Get a quick summary of three new C++ core check rules in version 16.3 preview 2 and take a look at our introductory quick start for Code Analysis for C/C++: 

What's new with side-by-side minor version MSVC toolsets in 2019? Learn about granular versions of the toolsets in the installer and support for CMake projects: 

How does work in your organization? Find out, as Debbie Levitt discusses how UX can help make software better and the development process less difficult. Listen now: 

Work smarter with easy-to-remember keyboard shortcuts for your everyday tasks in . Watch the video:

Try out Nullable Reference Types—one of the largest features ever built for C#. Find out how you can provide feedback on further improvements to the feature that we can implement after Core 3.0:

Standard adoption is high and still growing. Get an update, along with numbers about the .NET ecosystem and .NET Standard: 

Need to auto-modernize your code to C++11/14/17?
Want to discover latent bugs and issues by leveraging LLVM's static analyzer and ?

Unleash the power of clang-tidy on your @visualc projects with the @ClangPowerTools VS extension:

Explore the July 2019 (version 1.37) release of Code, with updates including:

•Full product icon refresh
•Remote Development tutorials
•Show whitespace in selection
•and more!

Check it out:

What's all the hubbub about AndroidX? Listen to this month's episode of the Podcast and find out what it takes to optimize your Android build: 

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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

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



nginx web server [NEW] [NEW]

Orbital ATK [NEW]

Overcast [NEW]

Realm [NEW]

Relay FM [NEW]

Ryan Reynolds* [NEW]

Edward Snowden* [NEW]


Tesla [NEW]

Tim Cook [NEW]

Visual Studio [NEW]

Visual Studio App Center [NEW]

* Posts flagged as sensitive