Why Xamarin? As short and simple as I can get: because YOU can do ONE SINGLE application that works on EVERY device (Windows 10, Android, iOS/macOS). Now you can run NATIVE applications on ALL the devices using the Power of Xamarin, isn't that amazing?
If you want a better and more detailed overview, ...more
Today we are going to learn about Universal Windows Platform - to be more precise, we will cover the steps you need to go through if you want to make your own Tic-Tac-Toe game using this platform.
The code I will talk about in this tutorial can be found here
First of all: what ...more
Today we are going to review and rewrite the old way of writing asynchronous applications in C#. This is some hardcore deep technical content about Asynchronous Programming in C#, if you are new to these concepts, you can check this blog post which provides a very good introduction.
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Today we are going to learn what asynchronous programming is and is not, a brief history about how asynchronous programming evolved in C# and how can we create async methods using C#'s powerful syntactic sugar. We will also learn when we can use the above mentioned concepts and how they can improve ...more
During my first days of being a student at a Computer Science Faculty, I started to think of a lot of new ideas regarding Phone Development, being influenced by the simplicity of the development tools that I was exploring during my highschool years. I've started with Windows Forms, and then ...more
Hello everybody ! We are super excited with what we accomplished this month, check out below. Stay tuned on this blog, check us out on Facebook and star the microsoft-dx organization on Github.
01. Running Linux in Microsoft Azure
On 16th May, Pierre Farret, working at Microsoft, held a presentation about Microsoft's cloud - Azure. Not ...more
In the previous article, we saw what is .NET Core and what can we build with it. In this article, we will install .NET Core and start with some basic examples using the command line and Visual Studio Code.
This tutorial can be done using Windows, Linux or macOS..
Installing .NET Core
What is .NET Core?
.NET Core is a general purpose development platform maintained by Microsoft and the .NET community on GitHub. It is cross-platform, supporting Windows, macOS and Linux, and can be used in device, cloud, and embedded/IoT scenarios.
The following characteristics best define .NET Core:
Flexible deployment: Can ...more
In this post we will learn how to use the MSDNAA subscription that our faculty provides us, it's necesity and the benefits that come with it. This blog post applies only to students that study at University Politehnica of Bucharest.
What is MSDNAA?
MSDNAA stands for Microsoft Developer Network Academic Alliance. It is a ...more
I am Cosmin Ionita, I am studying Computer Science at the Faculty of Automatic Control and Computer Science from Bucharest and I am a passionate, hard-working, self-motivated person.
In this blog, I am planning to expose my capabilities regarding software development and also to improve them by gaining new information.
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