Last Week on Channel 9: April 26th - May 3rd, 2015
Yes, Build, Build, Build, was the focus for the week, yet, yet the many Channel 9 shows and contributors were still busy, turning out tons of videos. Here are 25, just a few of the many published last week!
- iJustine Introduces Microsoft Imagine: Break Into Code!
iJustine Introduces Microsoft Imagine: Break Into Code!
- MVA Monthly: May 2015 Preview
Jerry Nixon and Sr.Content Developer Matt Calder are back for this MVA Monthly edition and in today's episode they provide a quick recap of April's content as well as preview for us what's in store for May (hmmm.... "I wonder what they could possibly talk about after the Build conference? ) :)
- Step-By-Step: Building AllJoyn Universal Windows Apps for Windows 10 Public Preview
AllJoyn was created to empower the Internet of Things. Because AllJoyn support is built into Windows 10, you can easily take advantage of AllJoyn to "IoT-enable" your Windows 10 apps. This article will outline the steps required to build apps for Windows 10 Public Preview using the Universal Windows Platform (UWP) AllJoyn APIs and Visual Studio 2015. Note that most of the steps outlined in this post will not be required when Windows 10 RTM is available, because Visual Studio 2015 will offer full AllJoyn integration when Windows 10 is released....
- DevExpress maintains AjaxControlToolkit for ASP.NET WebForms Developers
Join your guide Cory Fowler as he talks to the product teams in Redmond as well as the web community.
This week Cory is joined by Pranav Rastogi (ASP.NET Team) and Mehul Harry (DevExpress) to talk about ASP.NET Web Forms and the AjaxControlToolkit. The AjaxControlToolkit is an open source project which was created my Microsoft and is now maintained by DevExpress. Check out the resent work that DevExpress has been doing to improve the AjaxControlToolkit.
- Azure Blob Storage 101 with Jai Haridas
Scott talks to Program Manager Jai Haridas who school us all on Azure Blob Storage 101. We'll create a simple application that accesses Blog Storage and we'll even use Fiddler talk watch the actual HTTP REST calls to the Azure backend!
- GitHub Extensions for Visual Studio
GitHub is the largest source code host in the world. With the GitHub Extension for Visual Studio it's easy to connect to and work with your repositories on GitHub and GitHub Enterprise from directly within Visual Studio 2015. In this video, you'll learn how to connect to GitHub, clone repositories and publish new ones, and start collaborating!
- B-Roll: Microsoft empowers developers to reach new customers
Intended for broadcast journalists, this broadcast-quality footage highlights news coming out of Microsoft's annual Build developer conference. The video includes sound from Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and other executives. It also shows new features in Windows 10, Microsoft HoloLens, Office Graph API, and Microsoft Azure data and analytics.
- Tuesdays With Corey: VM Templates HackFest
Corey Sanders, Principal PM on the Azure Compute team takes us on a tour of a recent HackFest to create Azure VM Templates using the new API.
- Tools for Windows 10 Overview
The Universal Windows Platform is the new app platform for Windows 10 and the next generation of Windows applications across a wide array of device families. The platform has built in APIs for creating a single app that can be deployed on mobile devices, desktops and more. This video shows how to start work on Universal Windows apps and gives a brief tutorial on how to tailor an app for different devices.
- B-Roll: New Windows, Azure and Office platform capabilities
Intended for broadcast journalists, this broadcast-quality footage highlights Microsoft's new Windows, Azure and Office capabilities. The video captures new features in Windows 10, Microsoft HoloLens, Office Graph API, and Microsoft Azure data and analytics.
- Docker Overview for .NET Developers
In this video, you'll get a quick overview of Docker and why it's beneficial. We'll also delve into some of the common questions about containers like what a container is, what's a Dockerfile, Docker images versus containers, how .NET developers can use containers, how deployments work, and how Microsoft is partnering with Docker.
- TDE in Azure SQL Database
In this week's episode of Data Exposed, Scott Welcomes Jack Richins, Principle Program Manager in the SQL Server team. Today Jack stops by the studio to make an awesome announcement regarding Azure SQL Database and encryption. In this awesome video Jack begins by showing us how easy it is to enable TDE in Azure SQL Database via the portal (don't blink, you'll miss it), then does a quick T-SQL comparison of how to enable TDE in SQL Server vs. Azure SQL DB. You'll be quite surprised.
This is exciting news and you will definitely want to watch this video.
- What's New for .NET 2015
Join Habib Haydarian, discover the .NET 2015, learn the latest on the different pieces of the .NET universe: .NET Framework 4.6, .NET Core, ASP.NET 5, Roslyn... and more.
- Windows Presentation Foundation Application Development
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) and XAML combine into a rich presentation system for building Windows desktop applications with visually stunning user experiences that incorporate UI, media, and complex business models. Visual Studio 2015 has a number of new features like a .NET Compiler Platform ("Roslyn") based XAML Language Service, brand new Blend for Visual Studio 2015, UI Debugging Tools for XAML and the Application Timeline tool that enhances the productivity of WPF developers and enables them to deliver high quality modern line of business applications. This video gives a quick overview of these new features available for WPF developers in Visual Studio 2015.
- Enhance Productivity with OneNote
If you're an educator using OneNote, get what you need to be even more productive with these easy-to-follow demonstrations. Experts show you how to search and tag notebooks, use OneNote with Outlook, work with page templates, and draw in notebooks.
- Build Classroom Community with Yammer
As a teacher, would you like to build classroom community? Yammer has what you need! See step-by-step demos from educator experts, who show you how to introduce social learning into your classroom.
First, learn how to set up your class Yammer community, including groups for students, colleagues, or others. Find out how to upload and share documents in your community, conduct polls, and offer praise and rewards. Explore why using Yammer for social learning is a great strategy for engaging students and for increasing communication and collaboration in your school community. If you don't know what a "Yam" is, this video's for you!
- GoingNative 37: Single-File IntelliSense (+ go watch //build + download VS15 RC!)
In today's short but action-packed episode, check out the new Single-File IntelliSense feature, where you can take advantage of VS browsing, navigation, IntelliSense, and more simply by opening your source files in VS! And afterwards, for reals, go check it out for yourself, and let us know if it's as magically awesome as we're hoping it is!
- Real World IT - Highlights on Productivity and Microsoft Ignite
Have you ever gotten inspired in a moment of procrastination? Productivity can be measured in a variety of ways. Get some quick tips on productivity using O365 tools like OneNote and some unconventional advice from Karuana Gatimu from Microsoft IT. Quick highlight of Microsoft Ignite sessions is also included.
- .NET Core API Review 2015-04-28
Video recording of the April, 28th 2015 GitHub API Review of .NET Core issues and pull requests. ...
- The future of work
See for yourself how Azure's preview portal will make cloud DevOps simpler, easier, and (the best part) faster!
- Get Ready for Microsoft Ignite!
Are you ready to hit the ground running at Microsoft Ignite? When you arrive in Chicago, you'll have an array of choices ahead of you—learning opportunities and networking activities that put you directly in touch with Microsoft and industry thought leaders, and peers who share your interests and challenges. Read on, for resources that can help you take advantage of all Ignite has to offer.
- TechNet Radio: (Part 2) Open Source + Microsoft Azure - Implementing MySQL databases in the Cloud
- Defrag Tools - //build/ 2015
PDE v10.0 (debugger extension) is now available on the Defrag Tools OneDrive
- Microsoft Campus Tours - Inside the Channel 9 Studio
In this episode of Microsoft Campus Tours we take you inside the Channel 9 studio where the majority of Channel 9 homepage content is shot, edited and live streamed. In 2011 we had Microsoft Campus Tours - Channel 9 Behind The Scenes where we took a sneak peek inside the Channel 9 studios. Four years later, we are back again to show you the latest gear, upgrades and remodel of the studio. Is this how you imagined it?