January 6, 2017 4:15 pm

ICYMI – What happened over vacation?

We hope everyone had a great vacation and a very happy New Year!

We’re excited to be back and while we have a few exciting updates on the way, here are a few things that you might have missed.

Patterns & Controls Tutorials

Fly out menus. Dialogue boxes. Buttons. Check, check and check. Learn how to add all of these controls and patterns to your UWP apps, and spruce up your UI for 2017.

Tell us what you want to see on our blog!

Our blog team wants to create the content that you want to read. Sounds simple, right? Do you want more tutorials? More code samples? Guest blogs? Whatever you want more of, let us know. We’ll do our best to use your feedback to inform our future blog content.

New Ch9 Show on Gaming

Don’t miss Stacey Haffner, our very own .NET Program Manager, in her new Ch9 show all about gaming and UWP game development.

Typescript Tutorial for C# Developers

Jesse Liberty has a new video tutorial about Typescript for C# devs.

He says that, “TypeScript brings object-oriented programming to JavaScript, giving developers a scalable, feature-rich language that compiles into super clean code. While TypeScript is traditionally taught from the perspective of JavaScript, C# is a great entry point, since it features some of the same constructs, abstractions and syntax.”

Check it out below.

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And that’s it! Have a great weekend and we’ll see you next week.

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