Last Week on Channel 9: August 15th - August 21st, 2016

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Here's just a few, just 27, shows, episodes, posts and videos from last week here on Channel 9.

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TWC9: Open Source PowerShell, UWP Community Toolkit, Minecraft Oculus Rift and more...

This week on Channel 9, Vlad and Petri discuss the week's top developer news, including;

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Diagnose and resolve issues with Azure Troubleshooting

At Azure Support, our aim is to help you in your cloud journey, all the way from initial experimentation to running production workloads on Azure with confidence. Software fails, hardware breaks and you can run into issues when trying new things. That's why it's important that you're able to diagnose and resolve issues quickly. To support those efforts, the Azure Support team is pleased to share features in the management portal to help you diagnose and resolve issues, find authoritative troubleshooting resources (tools, guided steps and articles) and easily get additional help as needed....

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Getting Started with Visual Studio - Tips & Tricks

Get started with Visual Studio by learning some features that will help you be more productive. ...

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Getting Started with Visual Studio - Installing Visual Studio extensions

Get started with Visual Studio by learning about additional extensions you can install, like the GitHub or Web Essentials extension. ...

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Run PowerShell Natively on Linux with Docker

Have you turned into a skeleton, waiting for an object-oriented shell on Linux, that is easy to use, but is incredibly powerful and extensible? Have you been waiting to run PowerShell on Linux? Do you love Docker software containers? If so, then don't miss this awesome introduction to building your own custom Docker container image, that runs PowerShell natively on Ubuntu Linux! ...

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PowerShell on Linux and Open Source

Continuing the commitment to enable an open and flexible platform that meets customers where they are, Microsoft has now open sourced PowerShell and made it available on Linux and macOS. Matt McSpirit, Technical Evangelist is joined by Jeffrey Snover, inventor of PowerShell, who shares the details of these announcements with hands-on demos from a range of special guests. ...

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Episode 118: Live from That Conference 2016 Part 2

Carl interviews some amazing guests live at That Conference. You won't want to miss it. ...

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Azure Data Lake: PowerShell, CLI, SDKs, and APIs

It's a pleasure welcoming Matthew Hicks to the Data Exposed show this week! Matthew is a PM in the Big Data team and is in the studio to talk about the breadth of functionality available in Azure Data Lake Store and Analytics SDKs and APIs for Windows, Mac, and Linux. The goal is to provide developers with the same set of functionality that you find in the portal, including account management, data sources, compute, and much more. ...

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ASP.NET Monsters #59: The Razor View Engine with Taylor Mullen

In today's episode, we learn about Razor from special guest Taylor Mullen. Taylor works for Microsoft on the ASP.NET team where he works on the Razor view engine.

Regardless of whether or not you've been on MVC for some time, or if you've continued on with Web Forms, chances are you seen or worked with Razor. Further odds suggest that you may have learned syntax, but a lot of folks ...

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Defrag: We're Back (again), New or Old Studio (You Decide), Windows 10 Anniversary and more...

Microsoft tech troubleshooter extraordinaire Gov Maharaj and I help walk you through troubleshooting solutions to your tech support problems. If you have a problem you want to send us, you can use the Problem Step Recorder in Windows (see this for details on how) and send us the zip file to We will also be checking comments for problems, but the email address will let us contact you if needed. ...

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User Profiling Based on Various Data Sources for Personalized Services
Personalization has gained a lot of attractions both from academia and industry, being specific in the applications of recommendation systems. There are a lot other applications or services involving personalization. User profiling helps extracting personalized information for those services, where information retrieval is done to build a separate user profile for individual user and the profile can effectively identify user's interest domain or behavior patterns. The main objective of ...
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Resume-job matching and extension for document matching
How to find the best candidate for a job position (or vice versa) from a pool of millions of candidate documents? This task is much harder than we thought, given the daunting amount of unstructured content and the complex nature of the search problem. We used machine learning and Cortana Analytics Suite to help our client unlock the value of big data. More specifically, we developed and operationalized an end-to-end solution that mines super complex unstructured data about candidates and position specifications, and then learns the patterns of good matches. ...
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Seth plays against USA Table Tennis Olympian, Erica Wu

Behind the scenes: see Seth Juarez be humiliated by Microsoft intern and USA Table Tennis Olympian, Erica Wu. Full interview coming up later this week.

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Let’s celebrate

Join us under the stars in Centennial Olympic Park, in the heart of Atlanta, for a Microsoft Celebration unlike any other. Mouthwatering aromas of abundant cookouts, the clamor of summer games, and the lively beat of outdoor music. Jump into old-fashioned summer camp activities—or grab a drink, hang out, and do some "glamping." Your choice ...

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Tuesdays with Corey Azure Functions Part 2 - Expanded Demo

Corey Sanders, Director of Program Management on the Microsoft Azure Compute team talks with Chris Anderson - one of the brains on the team behind Azure Functions. We figured Corey needed a "re-do" on the Azure Functions session, so we found ourselves an expert! ...

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Using Azure Notification Hubs from a Xamarin.Android Application
Den Delimarsky shows how to use Azure Notification Hubs from a Xamarin.Android application. ...
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Using Temporal in SQL Server 2016 and Azure SQL Database
In this episode of Data Exposed Scott welcomes back to the show Jovan Popovic to the show, Program Managers in the SQL Server group. Today Jovan is in the studio all the way from the Microsoft offices in Serbia to show how to use Temporal in SQL Server 2016. ...
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ASP.NET Monsters #58: Nginx, Kestrel and SSL

In an earlier episode we explored how to use Nginx to front a Kestrel server. In this episode we will explore adding SSL and HTTP 2 using Let's Encrypt for a free certificate.  ...

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Thank you to all who registered, we're sold out!

We're looking forward to a full house in Atlanta this September! Microsoft Ignite is now at capacity and is officially sold out; thank you to all who registered! Not able to join us in Atlanta? Then help us kick off the event by joining online at on Monday, September 26 at 8:30 AM ET ...

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Intel and Microsoft Discuss Software Defined Infrastructure

Find out how you can get more for your money, faster time and velocity of new services and faster payback for software and hardware investments through Software Defined Infrastructure. Microsoft and Intel have developed many new and upcoming innovations to enable unique and complementary Software Defined Infrastructure scenarios. Join Intel and Microsoft as they provide an overview of SDI innovations and use cases for consideration. ...

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Windows App Studio UWP from No Code to Code

Join MVP Russ Fustino and all of the Fustino Brothers in this live studio audience session recorded recently at the Tampa Code Camp. They present a deep dive into Microsoft Windows App Studio. It is a hot off the metal session.

Building universal Windows apps with no code using Microsoft App Studio. It's all about creating quality apps quickly using templates. The enhanced App Studio (now for Windows 10) gives you a great start. Use the new Universal Windows Platform (UWP) - one binary, one project for phone and tablet. Employ new the pivot control API's for YouTube and Flickr integration. Deploy ads easier. And wrap-up a responsive website in an app. ...

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80 - Pokeball Darwin Banana

It's time for another LiveStream Episode of the Patch and Switch show!!! Two IT guys (Patch and Switch) who are talking about whatever comes up. Can you say Tangent! Ultimately it's the Chat Room where everyone hangs out and contributes to the show, so make sure to load it up during the LiveStream!  ...

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Episode 117: Live from That Conference 2016

This is the first episode of two where Carl interviews some amazing guests live at That Conference. You won't want to miss it. Also, Brandon joins Carl for the news. ...

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2016-08-10 | DX: Using Containers for Agile Scalable Releases

2016-08-10 | DX: Using Containers for Agile Scalable Releases ...

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Defrag Tools #166 - Performance Analysis of UWP Apps

In this episode of Defrag Tools, Sylvain Goyette joins Chad Beeder to discuss performance tracing of Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps. ...

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Energy Demand Forecasting Template with SQL Server R Services
Hong Lu, a data scientist at Microsoft, talked about how to use SQL Server R Services to do electricity demand forecasting. The SQL Server R Services available in SQL Server 2016 brings new opportunities to perform in-database advanced analytics. The Energy Demand Forecasting Template with SQL Server R Services demonstrates how to use SQL Server R Services ...
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Big Data, Multivariate, Window based Feature Engineering using Microsoft R Server
IoT data is characterized by long time signals recorded from multiple sensors at the same time. Such sensors are utilized to monitor intricate systems and machine learning can be used to understand complex patterns of sensor data (called features) and their association with events of interest like failures or abnormal system behaviors (prediction labels). ...



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