Our Favourite Blog Posts from August
Our blog post roundup from last month was well
so here are our highlights from August.
Announcing .NET Core 2.0
We've already used .NET Core 1.x in production so we're really
excited about this release. It is also worth noting that .NET Standard 2.0 was finalised during August.
It is huge (32k APIs)!
It's all going to be serverless - the question
An excellent article describing why and how serverless is coming,
and why we're not there yet. The term "serverless" can be confusing
so this article helps clear this up "being serverless is always a
level-of-service abstraction, an illusion created for your
Aurelia CLI Webpack Update
Webpack 3 is now supported by the Aurelia CLI! We talk about
Aurelia a lot, but that is because it is such a clean framework
that we've built several apps with. Now it supports Webpack in
addition to RequireJS and SystemJS.
Bootstrap 4 Beta
Kudos to this blog post for linking to a video of ELO's Mr Blue
Sky. It has taken two long years to get to beta but here it is. As
the blog put it "shipping a beta means we're done breaking all your
stuff until our next major version". Nice work by the Bootstrap
A Preview of C# 8 with Mads Torgersen
This one is more of a vlog but well worth the watch. Could the new
nullable reference type features help fix the "billion dollar mistake"? This
repo was also mentioned. It is great to see the direction of C#
being debated, documented and planned in the open.
Hope you enjoy! Let us know if there are any technical posts
that you've enjoyed recently too!