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[#IOT] Internet of Things: I probably add more contents in the #Connect event

[#IOT] Internet of Things: I probably add more contents in the #Connect event

Hello! A few days ago the event Connect() was presented online. In the event Microsoft turn the current dev direction 180º with new features like Net in Open Source mode, a version of Visual Studio Professional for free, now in Visual Studio 2015 are included out of the box features to create apps for Android and iOS (I still […]

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[#VS2013] Visual Studio 2013 2013 Community, my opinion: is just the tip of the iceberg… ;)

[#VS2013] Visual Studio 2013 2013 Community, my opinion: is just the tip of the iceberg… ;)

Hello! When a developer working with a development platform, it is normal that you are interested the news related to this platform. After a while, it is easy to see and filter the correct sources of information which provides news that really are relevant on this platform. The Microsoft Connect() event was 5 days ago, and now you […]

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[#NUGET] Package at Solutions level now can consolidate between projects and other interesting news  for the new #NuGet release

[#NUGET] Package at Solutions level now can consolidate between projects and other interesting news for the new #NuGet release

Hello! I was talking to Victor a couple of days ago about how hard is to keep the NuGet packages updated in a big solution. In example, in a Visual Studio solution that’s been used for plenty of users, when he had to accommodate NuGet packages references. Although the packages dilema is not as complicated as DLL Hell in COM, […]

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[#NET] .Net and Mono are now Open Source ;)

[#NET] .Net and Mono are now Open Source ;)

Hello! Now that we’re in the Connect() is time to finally release some interesting news. When I found the news about .Net Core is released as Open Source (link), this also promotes a cross platform model for .net developments and it seemed a little strange. Next step was to go to Miguel de Icaza blogs to review his […]

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[#EVENT] Connect, amazing online event about vNext and Azure

[#EVENT] Connect, amazing online event about vNext and Azure

Hello! If you are in Europe this Wednesday and Thursday and you get bored in the afternoon, I you to connect to the Connect() sessions. I’ll be travelling and working full time in Amsterdam, but the truth is that seeing the speakers think that I will download OffLine materials to then see the sessions at the airport […]

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[#ALM] #PairProgramming in transmitter / receiver

[#ALM] #PairProgramming in transmitter / receiver

Hello! Pair Programming is very cool, and at some point you start to get addicted to this practice, kind of a 12-step program. In an early stage, it is usually difficult to have a with a good pace of work. However, in the next phase, the team start to realize that something like “this is amazing”; and from now on, the team […]

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[#ONENOTE] #OneCalendar gives you a calendar view of your note (#Onetastic dudes are great !!!)

[#ONENOTE] #OneCalendar gives you a calendar view of your note (#Onetastic dudes are great !!!)

Good I use a lot OneNote. I’ve been using to store notes, ideas, blueprints, etc. all in OneNote. A nice evolution happened a couple of years ago, when we could also have a “portable” version of OneNote, I mean Windows Phone and Tablets with Windows 8, at this moment the number of pages increased considerably. The search engine of OneNote […]

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[#SKYPE] HowTo: try Skype Translator? Link, register and go!

[#SKYPE] HowTo: try Skype Translator? Link, register and go!

Hello! Do you remember Skype Translator? This amazing extension included in Skype that allows real time translations for people in a conversation where they can “talk” using different languages. Probably the best to explain it is to see a video  The idea is great, I’m also close to this idea because we did something similar in Lync long […]

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[#WINDOWS] HowTo: Create a virtual machine from a existing SO; check Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter 3.0

[#WINDOWS] HowTo: Create a virtual machine from a existing SO; check Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter 3.0

Hello! About to leave for Berlin, I find that a task that for years took almost a day is now completed in minutes… thanks to SSDs discs my fast and Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter 3.0 We also have a bonus which is the ability to convert VMWare images to images of Hyper-V. Is fun this […]

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[#WINDOWS10] HowTo: Add a Product Key in the trial of 10 windows

[#WINDOWS10] HowTo: Add a Product Key in the trial of 10 windows

Hello! I’ve done an upgrade in my old Windows 8 Enterprise to Windows 10 Technical Preview. After this I get the annoying message asking me to activate Windows license. For me, everything should be allright, however the Product Key in my SO is my Windows 8’s one, so it is impossible to activate it in Windows 10. The funny thing is […]

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