Although EntLib has long shared its source code (Patterns & Practices where one of the first to do so) they are now accepting community contributions and can be declared as true OSS
Yesterday I had an opportunity to speak in ALT.NET Tool Night conference.
I share a link to my presentation 'SASS/Compass with ASP.NET'
After Python tools for VS here comes the Node tools
Microsoft and Xamarin Partner Globally to Enable Microsoft Developers to
Develop Native iOS and Android Apps With C# and Visual Studio
Xamarin supports 100 percent of both iOS and Android APIs—anything that can be done in Objective-C or Java can be done in C# with Xamarin.
A technical collaboration to better integrate Xamarin technology with Microsoft developer tools and services.
A small comparison I made of Bootstrap 3 vs. Foundation 4
A very good read here showing C# feature compared to other languages
“First, we could become enemies and start long flame wars like
Java x .NET,
Ruby x Pythonand these stuff that we see children discussing about.
The other option is
try to become a better developer and learn how other programming languages work”try to become a better developer and learn how other programming languages work”
Catching up with the new technology i suggest you read the following http://www.asp.net/visual-studio/overview/2013/release-notes Contents
In my previous post I described how to start working with SASS using Mindscape Web Workbench.
In this post I am taking next step - start working with Compass - CSS Authoring Framework.
If you have different Debug/Release configurations and want to switch them automatically when you run application - this tool is "must to have" for you.
SlowCheetah - XML Transforms
"This package enables you to transform your app.config or any other XML file based on the build configuration. It also adds additional tooling to help you create XML transforms.. Written by: Sayed Ibrahim Hashimi, Chuck England and Bill Hiebert"
There were projects such SASS and LESS, but there was no way to adopt them into .NET/Visual Studio environment easily.