Recent Dev Stories
The next major version of Microsoft's flagship software development suite will be named Visual Studio 2019.
Apple today admitted that it will do the obvious and bring iOS apps to the Mac. But not until 2019 at the earliest.
It's official: Microsoft has agreed to acquire GitHub. And for a staggering sum of $7.5 billion.
According to a report, Microsoft recently held talks to acquire GitHub, which was most recently valued at about $2 billion.
This was sort of a short week from a free time perspective, so this is sort of a short Ask Paul as well. Let's dive in...
Microsoft didn't promote Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) as heavily this week as Google did. But there is some great information to be had.
As you might expect, this year's Google I/O provided a ton of new content about Progressive Web Apps. Here's what I've learned so far.
Microsoft and Google brought similar messages about responsibility to their respective developer show keynotes. But that was the end of the similarities.
Heading home from Seattle and reflecting on this week's Build conference, I'm struck by the major change in Microsoft's tone and direction.
In a future in which the entire world is a computer, we need a more responsible approach to technology. We need Microsoft.
Microsoft announced today that .NET Core 3 Will support Windows desktop applications via a set of add-on packs in 2019.
Microsoft brings Fluent Design to a broader range of Windows app developers, new AI-powered code suggestions to Visual Studio, and more.
This is the strongest sign yet that Microsoft is walking away from its legacy platforms in favor of its future in the cloud.