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Top 5 takeaways for developers from Microsoft Ignite 2019

From Azure Arc and Visual Studio Online to WinUI 3.0 and Fluid Framework, developers got plenty of attention at Microsoft’s server show

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Microsoft previews Visual Studio Online

Cloud-based development environments can be accessed via web browser, Visual Studio Code, or Visual Studio 2019

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Microsoft to participate in open source Java

Microsoft has joined the OpenJDK project to contribute small bug fixes and backports and learn how to be good Java citizens

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Visual Studio Code updates Java support

Microsoft’s code editor adds new code navigation, code actions, code snippets, and refactoring features, along with Java 13 support

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Microsoft unveils Kubernetes, microservices projects

Dapr and OAM open source projects provide building blocks for microservices and a specification for cloud-native applications

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Windows 10: Answering your most important questions | TECH(talk)

Computerworld Windows expert Preston Gralla and Executive Editor Ken Mingis are back to answer your questions about Windows 10.

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Windows 10: Answers to your most important issues | TECH(talk)

Computerworld's Preston Gralla and Executive Editor Ken Mingis are back answering questions about Windows 10. If you have questions, post them in the comments to be featured in our next TECH(talk) about Windows 10.

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Visual Studio 2019 gains C++ Concepts

Concepts allow the C++ programmer to document constraints on templates and have the compiler enforce them

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Visual Studio Code vs. Visual Studio: How to choose

Deciding between Visual Studio Code and Visual Studio may depend as much on your work style as on the language support and features you need. Here’s how to decide

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Microsoft proposes Static TypeScript for embedded systems

Static TypeScript is a subset of TypeScript that runs in a web browser and compiles to ARM Thumb machine code

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TypeScript 3.6 brings stricter checking to iterators and generators

The latest TypeScript version also introduces improvements for working with arrays and promises

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Get started with Microsoft’s new Chromium WebView control

Microsoft’s new Chromium-based web browser is getting closer to release. It’s time to consider including it in your applications

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Get started with Linux containers in Docker on WSL 2

Microsoft and Docker’s Linux development collaboration is starting to pay off for cloud developers

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Microsoft buys jClarity to boost Java on Azure

Better performance, increased Java community engagement are the goals

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How to set up Edge Chromium security options

Edge Chromium can provide more protection for organizations that use older versions of Windows.

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How to set up Azure AD to spot risky users

You have several options to set up alerts in Azure Active Directory to help spot risky user behavior.

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Get started with Rust in Windows programming

Microsoft signals that it might support Mozilla’s memory-safe alternative to C and C++

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Microsoft open sources quantum computing SDK

The Quantum Development Kit includes the Q# programming language, samples, and tutorials

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