Blair Greenwood is an associate editor for Windows IT Pro, SQL Server Pro, and Dev Pro. She holds a bachelor's degree in technical journalism from Colorado State University. She’s worked with Java, C, and Visual Basic programming languages. Follow her on Twitter at @blair_greenwood and Google+.
One of the most notable moments that emerged from TechEd 2014 was a Microsoft’s announcement for ASP.NET vNext, which includes updated versions of MVC, Web API, Web Pages, SignalR, and Entity Framework.
The Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 RC is now available for download as a go-live release. Microsoft has introduced universal projects, which lets developers leverage their existing code to target several different Windows devices.
Microsoft has released an extension for Visual Studio 2013 that lets developers easily search MSDN, StackOverflow, Dotnetperls, and CSharp411 for answers to their problems without ever leaving the IDE.