How to develop universal apps for IoT device

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This post is about developing apps for your IoT device. In the last post I mentioned about installing and booting Windows IoT core on Raspberry PI 2. In this post we will look into the application development for IoT devices. Prerequisite Visual Studio 2015 IoT read more →

Installing Windows 10 IoT core to RasberryPI 2

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At //Build 2015, Microsoft demonstrated a version of Windows running on a Raspberry Pi 2 board. Last month Microsoft released Windows 10 officially. This post is about installing and booting Windows 10 IoT core. Installing Window10 IoT core to Raspberry Pi 2 Prerequisites Windows 10 read more →

Basic authentication middleware for ASP.NET 5

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This post is about building another middleware component for ASP.NET 5. Long back I wrote a post about Basic authentication for Web API. This implementation uses the same functionality. It checks for Authorization header in the HTTP Request, if not found it set the Response read more →

Build your own middleware – HTML Minification middleware

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Minification refers to the process of removing unnecessary or redundant data without affecting how the resource is processed by the browser – e.g. code comments and formatting, removing unused code, using shorter variable and function names, and so on. If you are using wordpress, you read more →

How to unit test async controllers in ASP.NET 5

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In .NET 4.5 Microsoft introduced Async methods, which helps developers write asynchronous code similar to normal code. Instead of returning ActionResult async method returns Task<ActionResult> This post is about various methods which helps to write unit tests. XUnit is used as unit framework. Here is read more →

Getting started with ASP.NET 5 configuration

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When ASP.NET introduced, unlike conventional web.config, it was project.json. When I started exploring ASP.NET code, I couldn’t find the System.Configuration namespace as well. This post is about reading configuration in ASP.NET from project.json file. ASP.NET 5’s configuration system has been re-architected from previous versions of read more →