Sunday, October 19, 2014

ASP.NET vNext on Silverlight

podcast: Herding Code 198: Damian Edwards on ASP.NET vNext, Tag Helpers and SignalR:
Microsoft team is apparently doing a complete rewrite of ASP.NET,
to make it a first class platform on Windows and Mac also...
That requires a portable .NET core runtime, that comes from Silverlight.
Apparenly portable platforms (node.js, Ruby on Rails, Go etc) are serious enough competition to require compatibility breaking changes.
Even EF is getting a re-write... It is all open source.
And it will all take months before it is ready...

IoT: Internet of Things Journal

IOT (Internet of Things) Technology News & Features - IOT Journal:

IoT is not just for early adopters anymore when it has a magazine...

web tool: svg-edit: A complete vector graphics editor in the browser (!)

svg-edit - A complete vector graphics editor in the browser (in JavaScript) - Google Project Hosting:
"SVG-edit is a fast, web-based, JavaScript-driven SVG drawing editor that works in any modern browser."

"For usage questions on SVG-Edit, please ask at:"

MIT license

try online: SVG-edit

SVG Tutorial
useful examples

ScriptDraw 2.0
online SVG testing tool