Last Week on Channel 9: July 18th - July 24th, 2016


With summer vacations and the new Channel 9 Studio still not available, it was a quite week. Yet we still have 19 videos, episodes, shows and posts for you!

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TWC9 in the Forest

This week on Channel 9, guest hosts Petri Wilhelmsen and Shen Chauhan discuss the week's top developer news, including;

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Mobile Threats, Controls, and Management

Dave Schwartzberg gives an update on mobile security. How real are threats from phones and tablets? What works for BYOD management?

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GoingNative 52: ISO C++ @Oulu Debriefing

Welcome to GoingNative #52! This episode covers the recent ISO C++ Standards Meeting in Oulu, Finland. Gabriel Dos Reis and Casey Carter join Steve Carroll in discussing the progress that was made, including some of the cool new features confirmed for C++17. ...

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Interview with Kathleen Hogan

In this episode, Golnaz and Crystal sit down and chat with Kathleen Hogan, Chief People Officer at Microsoft.

As the executive vice president of Human Resources at Microsoft, Kathleen Hogan is responsible for moving the company's cultural transformation forward. ...

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Acer Debuts Switch Alpha 12 Liquid-Cooled 2-in-1 Notebook

The new Switch Alpha 12 is the industry's first fanless 2-in-1 notebook to use a 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i7, Core i5 or Core i3 processor. The silent LiquidLoop Cooling System keeps the Switch Alpha 12 at a stable temperature and running efficiently without fan noise. The LiquidLoop cooling system also provides improved reliability; since no fan is present, the Switch Alpha 12 doesn't require venting that can be compromised by airflow issues and dust accumulation. ...

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How-To Video – OneDrive For Business Step by step (1/6)

In this video we will demonstrate how onedrive works and the different ways of synchronization available as well the main differences of versions.

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Mobile DevOps with HockeyApp

In this interview I got to spend some time with Thomas Dohmke, co-founder of HockeyApp and now Group Program Manager at Microsoft. He is primarily responsible for driving the product management & vision for Mobile DevOps. Acquired in 2014, HockeyApp is Microsoft's ...

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ASP.NET Monsters Episode 51: An Intro to Nginx for Kestrel

Kestrel is a great light weight server for serving ASP.NET Core web applications. However it doesn't support such things as SSL or gzip or http2. In order to get that functionality you need to put another web server in front of it. Nginx is a great feature....

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Episode 114: Localization & Globalization with Lori Lalonde

We talk with Lori Lalonde about localization and globalization. Building a bit torrent client in c#. How becoming a pilot made me a better programmer. Jason installs high definition cameras everywhere. ...

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Office Dev Show - Episode 38 - OneDrive APIs in the Microsoft Graph

In this episode of the Office Dev Show, Richard diZerega explores the OneDrive APIs in the Microsoft Graph. The APIs offer a single end-point for both OneDrive for Business and OneDrive consumer. If your application works with files, chances are it could benefit from OneDrive integration. ...

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Developer Productivity in VS 2015 and VS 15

In this episode, Robert is joined by Kasey Uhlenhuth, who shows off a number of features that increase your code writing productivity in the current and next versions of Visual Studio. Among the things she shows are the C# Interactive window, Quick Launch, Navigate To, IntellliSense improvements, refactorings and better feedback from the code editor.

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Migrating Access to SQL Server

Part 3 of a 4-part Access series, recorded March, 2016.  What should you do if your Access database is running slow?  When is the best time to upgrade your data to SQL Server?  How do you make the transition?  What are the pitfalls to avoid?  How long should a conversion take?  Microsoft MVPs Juan Soto, owner of IT Impact and Andy Tabisz, owner of WorkSmart Database Masters explore this topic and give you the straight scoop.

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Tuesdays with Corey - Highlights from his keynote at Chef Conf

Corey Sanders, Director of Program Management on the Microsoft Azure Compute team walks us (literally) through some of the highlights his recent Chef Conf Keynote in Austin Texas.   ...

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Summer of Config: Write ASP.NET Core Code and Get Loot

Awwwyeah, here it is, the next contest brought to you by the ASP.NET Monsters. We have some great prizes and we're sure hoping that you can have a lot of fun, even if you don't cash in with the win.

The Summer of Config is all about creating the wackiest, most insane configuration provider that you can dream up. We want you jammin' on the ASP.NET Core ...

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ASP.NET Monsters Episode 50: Configuration From Any Source in ASP.NET Core

We're not quite sure if it's time to rethink how or where we think of and save out our configuration, but with the evolution of configuration in ASP.NET Core, we know that it's at least possible to do so. In this episode, join the Monsters as James demonstrates how to store configuration information in an image in what might possibly be "the best use of computers ever." ...

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CodeChat 064 - What the Heck is Inclusive Design?

Bryce works at Microsoft in the Xbox division as a designer. He specializes in inclusive design in the world of gaming.

You'll learn a lot about the general definition of disability and the options that game developers have for facilitating software use for everyone. ...

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DockerCon 16: It Takes an Ecosystem to Build a Production Application

Docker has made containerizing applications easy. This ease of use has given birth to a vibrant ecosystem of innovation. As more workloads become containerized and more tooling emerges from this ecosystem it is becoming harder to define the best dev/test/prod environment for your work. In this session, Microsoft's Ross Gardler discusses Microsoft's strategy...

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Why Intel Xeon E5 for Server and Cloud Computing?

Intel is driving on average 20% performance gains with its new line of Xeon E5 processors recently announced. This product family features VM performance and security control capabilities, wide system board slot compatibility, better performance and great pricing. Watch and learn the specifics about how this new processor series may help you build performance advantages for your next server or server upgrade. ...

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Microsoft Cognitive Services and Xamarin Forms

Microsoft Cognitive Services is a set of API that relies on Artificial Intelligence to analyse images and videos. It can detect and recognize objects, people, faces with age and gender. Also, it can extract text from images. This video will show to implement these features in a Xamarin Forms application (iOS, Android and Windows) using nuget package Plugin.CognitiveServices. ...