Microsoft Visual Studio - Infoworld http://www.infoworld.com/t/18006 en One Windows, all devices: The new Microsoft app strategy unveiled http://www.infoworld.com/t/microsoft-net/one-windows-all-devices-the-new-microsoft-app-strategy-unveiled-239698?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Microsoft_New_hp.jpg" alt="One Windows, all devices: The new Microsoft app strategy unveiled" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Microsoft today announced its Universal Windows Apps technology, which is intended to streamline the process of building applications that can run on Windows Phones, Xbox game consoles, and the Metro environment in Intel-base</p> Application Development Microsoft Visual Studio Windows 8 Microsoft .Net Mobile Development Windows Phone Wed, 02 Apr 2014 18:51:40 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 239698 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft TypeScript graduates to Visual Studio http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/microsoft-typescript-graduates-visual-studio-237166?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <p>TypeScript, a superset of the JavaScript programming language developed by Microsoft for creating complex applications, is now a full-fledged member of the company's flagship Visual Studio integrated development environment (IDE).</p> <p>Tuesday's release of Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 includes TypeScript as a built-in programming language for the IDE. The company has also <a href="http://www.typescriptlang.org/" target="_blank">posted</a> the first release candidate of what will be the production-ready version of the language, TypeScript 1.0.</p> Application Development Microsoft Microsoft Visual Studio Development Tools JavaScript Wed, 26 Feb 2014 13:03:29 +0000 admin 237166 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft 'compiler-as-a-service' project emerging from secrecy http://www.infoworld.com/t/development-environments/microsoft-compiler-service-project-emerging-secrecy-232791?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="https://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Microsoft_New_hp.jpg" alt="Microsoft 'compiler-as-a-service' project emerging from secrecy" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>For more than two years now Microsoft has been working in near-complete silence and secrecy, with only the occasional blip of publicity, on a new compiler technology.</p> Application Development C# Microsoft Microsoft Visual Studio Development Environments Development Tools Microsoft .Net Tue, 17 Dec 2013 17:12:07 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 232791 at http://www.infoworld.com Amazon, Microsoft, Pivotal, and Verizon bulk up in the cloud http://www.infoworld.com/t/amazon-web-services/amazon-microsoft-pivotal-and-verizon-bulk-in-the-cloud-230889?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/cloud_business_user.jpg" alt="Amazon, Microsoft, Pivotal, and Verizon bulk up in the cloud" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: byryo</p> Cloud Computing Microsoft Microsoft Visual Studio Verizon Amazon Web Services Development Environments IaaS PaaS Open Source Software Fri, 15 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 230889 at http://www.infoworld.com Xamarin teams with Microsoft on cross-platform mobile development http://www.infoworld.com/t/microsoft-net/xamarin-teams-microsoft-cross-platform-mobile-development-230730?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/toolbelt_hp.jpg" alt="Xamarin teams with Microsoft on cross-platform mobile development" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Xamarin is partnering with Microsoft and will announce Wednesday better integration of its development tools with <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/t/microsoft-net/microsoft-rushes-out-early-bird-release-of-visual-studio-2013-21979</p> Application Development Microsoft Microsoft Visual Studio Microsoft .Net Mobile Development Wed, 13 Nov 2013 15:30:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 230730 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft Build: No Moscone mojo on Apple's and Google's turf http://www.infoworld.com/t/application-development/microsoft-build-no-moscone-mojo-apples-and-googles-turf-221531?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/wwdc-build-io-confs.jpg" alt="Microsoft Build: No Moscone mojo on Apple's and Google's turf" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>San Francisco's Moscone Center has long been home to Apple's events, including its <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/consumerization-of-it/wwdc-2013-apples-chance-reassert-unified-vision-220332">Worldwide Developers Conferenc</a></p> Application Development Microsoft Windows Mobile Technology The Industry Standard Microsoft Microsoft Visual Studio Windows 8 Application Development Microsoft Windows Wed, 26 Jun 2013 16:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 221531 at http://www.infoworld.com TechEd: Microsoft preps system software, dev tools for Windows Azure http://www.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/teched-microsoft-preps-system-software-dev-tools-windows-azure-219871?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <p>Microsoft is updating a number of its IT infrastructure and development tools to work more seamlessly with its Azure hosted cloud services, including Windows Server, System Center, Visual Studio, and SQL Server.</p> <p>"You can think of all these products as being Azure-powered. We're bringing the experience, code and design from Azure to our on-premise products," said Brad Anderson, who is Microsoft's corporate vice president of Windows Server and System Center.</p> Application Development Cloud Computing Microsoft Microsoft SQL Server Microsoft Visual Studio Database Administration Development Tools IaaS Windows Server Mon, 03 Jun 2013 14:49:50 +0000 admin 219871 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft rushes out early-bird release of Visual Studio 2013 http://www.infoworld.com/t/microsoft-net/microsoft-rushes-out-early-bird-release-of-visual-studio-2013-219793?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Microsoft_New_hp.jpg" alt="Microsoft rushes out early-bird release of Visual Studio 2013" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Microsoft is breaking with its traditional two-year release cycle for its Visual Studio software development platform, with the introduction Monday of Visual Studio 2013 less than a year after the release of <a href="http://www.</p> Application Development Microsoft Visual Studio Microsoft .Net Mon, 03 Jun 2013 13:30:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 219793 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft equips Visual Studio for Office app-building http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/microsoft-equips-visual-studio-office-app-building-213837?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <p>Microsoft has released a collection of tools that will help Visual Studio 2012 users more easily write add-on applications for Microsoft Office 2013, <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9237310/SharePoint_2013_Challenges_and_Questions_for_CIOs" target="_blank">SharePoint 2013</a> and Microsoft's Office 365 hosted service.</p> Application Development Microsoft Office Microsoft Visual Studio Development Tools Office Software Mon, 04 Mar 2013 23:07:34 +0000 admin 213837 at http://www.infoworld.com Apple iOS development extended to Visual Studio http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/apple-ios-development-extended-visual-studio-213127?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/iPhone_Development_hp.jpg" alt="Apple iOS development extended to Visual Studio" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Developers using Microsoft's mainstay Visual Studio IDE on Windows will be able to build native Apple iOS mobile applications via version 2.0 of the Xamarin development platform, which is being announced Wednesday.</p> Application Development Microsoft Windows Mobile Technology Microsoft Visual Studio Development Tools Microsoft .Net Mobile Development Wed, 20 Feb 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Paul Krill 213127 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft updates Visual Studio 2012 with better testing tools, Windows XP support http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/microsoft-updates-visual-studio-2012-better-testing-tools-windows-xp-support-207825?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <p>Microsoft's Visual Studio 2012 Update 1 (Visual Studio 2012.1) is now available for download. The update allows users to develop applications for Windows XP and more thoroughly test their work.</p> <p>The previous version of Microsoft's development tool was launched along with .Net 4.5 in <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/microsoft-adds-devops-visual-studio-launch-202186">September of this year.</a></p> Application Development Microsoft Microsoft Visual Studio Windows XP Development Tools Tue, 27 Nov 2012 13:52:08 +0000 admin 207825 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft updates C++ compiler http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/microsoft-updates-c-compiler-206460?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <p>Microsoft is updating its C++ compiler for its Visual Studio 12 IDE (integrated development environment) so that Windows application developers can use parts of the latest version of the programming language, C++11.</p> <p>Friday afternoon, Herb Sutter, secretary of the ISO/ANSI C++ Standards Committee as well as a Microsoft platform evangelist, announced the release of the new batch compiler during a talk about the future of the language at the Microsoft Build conference, held in Redmond, Washington,</p> Application Development Microsoft Microsoft Visual Studio Development Environments Development Tools Mon, 05 Nov 2012 17:36:32 +0000 admin 206460 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 now available for developers http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/microsoft-visual-studio-2012-now-available-developers-200214?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <p>Developers can now download the <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/microsoft-revamps-ui-visual-studio-ide-upgrade-192716">Visual Studio 2012</a> software development platform and accompanying .Net Framework 4.5, a Microsoft official revealed on Wednesday.</p> Application Development Microsoft Visual Studio Microsoft .Net Wed, 15 Aug 2012 21:23:00 +0000 Paul Krill 200214 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft previews new versions of Visual Studio and .Net http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/microsoft-previews-new-versions-of-visual-studio-and-net-194589?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <p>Closely following <a href="https://www.infoworld.com/t/microsoft-windows/windows-8-release-preview-now-ready-you-194527">its preview release of Windows 8</a>, Microsoft <a href="http://blogs.msdn.com/b/jasonz/archive/2012/05/31/announcing-the-release-candidate-rc-of-visual-studio-2012-and-net-framework-4-5.aspx" target="_blank">has also posted</a> a release candidate of its next version of the Visual Studio IDE (integrated development environment), as well as release candidates of the .Net framework and the Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2012 source-control software.</p> Application Development Microsoft Visual Studio Development Environments Development Tools Web Development Fri, 01 Jun 2012 11:30:37 +0000 admin 194589 at http://www.infoworld.com Xamarin adds Android designer to Visual Studio http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/xamarin-adds-android-designer-visual-studio-193161?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <p>Xamarin, with an upgrade to its Mono for Android SDK on Monday, is adding a drag-and-drop, graphical designer for building Android application interfaces within either <a href="https://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/microsoft-revamps-ui-visual-studio-ide-upgrade-192716">Microsoft's Visual Studio</a> or Xamarin's own MonoDevelop IDE.</p> Application Development Mobile Technology Microsoft Visual Studio Android Application Development Microsoft .Net Mobile Development Tue, 15 May 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Paul Krill 193161 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft revamps UI on Visual Studio IDE upgrade http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/microsoft-revamps-ui-visual-studio-ide-upgrade-192716?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <p>Microsoft is making changes to the user interface for the planned Visual Studio 11 IDE, which impact coloring, icon usability, and application of the <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/microsoft-links-metro-theme-jquery-mobile-windows-phone-191994">Metro look and feel</a>.</p> Application Development Microsoft Windows Microsoft Visual Studio Windows 8 Microsoft Windows Microsoft .Net Tue, 08 May 2012 21:25:55 +0000 Paul Krill 192716 at http://www.infoworld.com Code it again, Sam: Microsoft's Casablanca ties C++ to the cloud http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/code-it-again-sam-microsofts-casablanca-ties-c-the-cloud-192249?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <p>Microsoft with its "Casablanca" project is making accommodations for <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/hail-the-return-native-code-and-the-resurgence-c-170142">C++ developers</a> who want to take advantage of cloud computing.</p> <p>Now in an incubation stage and under the jurisdiction of Microsoft DevLabs, Casablanca is intended to support cloud-based client-server communication in native code using a modern asynchronous C++ API design. It is being billed as an SDK for C++.</p> Application Development Cloud Computing Microsoft Microsoft Visual Studio Development Tools Microsoft .Net Cloud Computing Wed, 02 May 2012 18:52:41 +0000 Paul Krill 192249 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft extends app building to the cloud http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/microsoft-extends-app-building-the-cloud-189535?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <p>Microsoft on Tuesday will preview a cloud-based application build service and improvements to its Visual Studio IDE to make it easier to build SharePoint programs.</p> <p>Through an extension planned to the company's Team Foundation Service platform, developers can build source code on the Windows Azure public cloud. Team Foundation Service is basically a cloud-based version of the company's Team Foundation Server application lifecycle management server.</p> Applications Application Development Cloud Computing Microsoft Microsoft SharePoint Microsoft Visual Studio Development Tools Web Applications Cloud Computing Tue, 27 Mar 2012 15:00:00 +0000 Paul Krill 189535 at http://www.infoworld.com If it's trendy, Visual Studio 11 will do it http://www.infoworld.com/t/development-environments/if-its-trendy-visual-studio-2011-will-do-it-187237?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <div style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Microsoft_hp.jpg" alt="If it's trendy, Visual Studio 2011 will do it" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Microsoft's upcoming <a title="Visual Studio 2011: Developers' first reactions" href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/visual-studio-2011-developers-first-reactions-176797">Visual Studio 11 IDE</a>, which moves into beta release on Feb. Application Development HTML5 devops Microsoft Visual Studio Agile Development Development Environments HTML5 Microsoft .Net Fri, 24 Feb 2012 16:58:28 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 187237 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft Visual Studio 11 embraces devops http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/microsoft-visual-studio-11-embraces-devops-187201?source=rss_microsoft_visual_studio <p>Sensing <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/devops-gets-developers-and-admins-the-same-page-173460">the growing interest in devops</a>, Microsoft will incorporate a number of new tools in its next edition of Visual Studio that will allow developers to work more closely with operations personnel.</p> Application Development Microsoft Visual Studio Application Development Development Tools Thu, 23 Feb 2012 22:31:02 +0000 admin 187201 at http://www.infoworld.com