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Summary of Technical Summit (Keynote)

Visual Studio online for project management, TFS

http://aka.ms/vsosecurity   (microsoft security)

Some Shortcuts in visual studio
Track active item in Solution explorer
Navigate To (Ctrl+comma)
Scrollbar (User map mode for vertical scrollbar)
Ctrl F10 (Run to Cursor)


OWIN defines a standard interface between .NET web servers and web applications.
Katana - OWIN implementations for Microsoft servers and frameworks

Open application insights is analytics for online projects


Xamarin forms is available for business accounts, On Xamarin forms standard control can be used and it will replaced by device user control, Xamarin forms dont have UI designer currently.

PCL = Portable class library as a share library in Xamarin project
Yumtoso is an example of Xamarin project which is online ( A universal App)

Xamarin generate pure Objective C code
NO IL-code
.Net runtime

Genymotion is an android simulator on MAC os

Mobile web app ui design

Apache Cordova is a set of device APIs that allow a mobile app developer to access native device function such as the camera or accelerometer from JavaScript. Combined with a UI framework such as jQuery Mobile or Dojo Mobile or Sencha Touch, this allows a smartphone app to be developed with just HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

Bower.io is a package manager for web

npmjs package installer


Cross platform application

Tools for Apache Cordova Update: iOS Debugging & Windows 8.1 Support

Video Presentation

asp.net Next version

Announcing ASP.NET features in Visual Studio 2015 Preview and VS2013 Update 4

Release management for visual studio 2013
Some related video can be found on Channel 9 http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/TechEd/Europe/2014

News about .Net Open source
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