In this short video Rowan describes shadow properties new in Entity Framework 7. This is a super useful feature for those times when your database and your class model don't quite match up. Would love your thoughts!
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As an aside, I spent a couple of days with Rowan (and team) recording additional videos regarding Entity Framework 7 and some of the new features to look for in the coming release. Stay tuned!