Saturday, November 28, 2015

Azure += German data centers

Microsoft sets up data centers in Germany amid US surveillance concerns | PCWorld

"Microsoft is delivering its cloud services, including Azure, Office 365 and Dynamics CRM Online from two new datacenter regions in Germany...

...control over the data will not be with Microsoft but with Deutsche Telekom subsidiary T-Systems, which will be acting as a data trustee for Microsoft's customers' data."

Markdown editing with Visual Studio Code

Markdown is a simple text syntax that can be converted to web documents by many tools.
It is popularized by GitHub.
One big advantage of text format for editing documents is ability to use "diff" tools to trace history of changes in source controls systems.

Markdown editing with Visual Studio Code

Open any Markdown file and press Ctrl+Shift+V in the editor to toggle between the code and a preview of the Markdown file. You can view the preview side-by-side with the file you are editing and see changes reflected in real-time as you edit.Markdown Preview

Markdown Tutorial

Markdown Basics - User Documentation

GitHub Flavored Markdown - User Documentation

Daring Fireball: Markdown Syntax Documentation