Guy Barrette

Freelance developer and Azure MVP in Montreal, Canada

.NET Core 2.0 and Visual Studio 15.3 overview video

Here's a great video showcasing the new .NET Core 2.0 and Visual Studio 15.3 features and functionalities.  It's 82 minutes long and cover the following: .NET Core 2.0 & .NET Standard 2.0 Performance improvements  Visual Studio 2017 version 15.3 new features Serverless computing with

Visual Studio Talk Show - Application Insights

Nous discutons avec Samir Bellouti du service Application Insights. Un service Azure de télémétrie offert par Microsoft aux développeurs Web qui permet la gestion des performances et l’analyse instantanée. Fasciné par les ordinateurs, Samir Bellouti a

Xbox One - how to fix a sluggish UI

The UI of my Xbox One got very sluggish and it was a pain to use.  Games were running fine but moving from tile to tile and menu to menu was tremendously slow.  A quick search on the InterTubes led me to this solution: Clear the Blu-ray cacheSelect Settings/All Settings/Disc &

Xamarin DevDays 2017 - Azure Mobile Apps slide deck

Here's the slide deck for session #3 at the Xamarin DevDays 2017 in Montreal on Saturday, June 17 2017.  I spoke about how to create a backend for mobile apps using Azure Mobile Apps. Xamarin Dev Days 2017 - Connected & disconnected apps with Azure Mobile Apps from Guy Barrette

Obfuscating Azure secrets while presenting or recording

If you've been presenting or recording presentations about Azure, you may have tried to hide keys, subscription IDs and other secrets from your audience.  It's not that easy, especially when these secrets move along the tiles in the Azure portal.  I finally found a couple of extensions&nbs

Visual Studio Talk Show - TypeScript

Nous discutons avec Mathieu Richard du langage TypeScript, un langage de programmation libre et open-source développé par Microsoft qui a pour but d'améliorer et de sécuriser la production de code JavaScript. Développeur chez GSoft , Mathieu Richard est un passionn