Talk at GGMUG

I spoke at Gwinnett Microsoft users Group last Thursday.  The talk was “Angular 2 / ASP.NET Core Primer”.  Here is the short description.  Get started with developing Angular 2 applications using ASP.NET Core in Visual Studio 2015.  Learn the basics of Angular 2 and ASP.NET Core.  Create a new project in VS and get it …

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Fourth Makeblock Video – Using Ultrasonic Distance Sensor

In my fourth video I go over how to determine the distance from an obstacle using ultrasonic sensor.  I also discuss how perform arithmetic operations and check conditions.   You can view the video on YouTube.  I created a new channel for this and upcoming videos on the subject. First of all, you need to download …

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Third Makeblock Video – Using Variables and Blocks

In my third video I go over how to break up our program into smaller chunks by using blocks.  I also discuss how to make our software more consistent by using variables.   We use both to control our robot’s motors.  You can view the video on YouTube.  I created a new channel for this and …

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Second Makeblock Video–Controlling Motors

In my second video I go over how to control our robot’s motors to move around.  You can view the video on YouTube.  I created a new channel for this and upcoming videos on the subject. First of all, you need to download and install mBlock software from here.  Then watch the video and follow …

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Setting Up VS 2015 for ASP.NET Core RTM 1.0 and Angular 2 Final/RTM

n this post I will explain how to setup Visual Studio 2015 in order to develop an Angular 2 RC3 application hosted inside ASP.NET Core project.  I of course read the quick start first.  You need to make sure to install VS 2015, you can use Community edition of you want.  You would also need …

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Extending JavaScript Arrays with TypeScript

I have been working on yet another Angular app for a few months.  Recently I found myself on a complex screen.  I discovered that I have to manipulate arrays in TypeScript quite a bit.  I found myself missing some functionality that I am accustomed to in C#, such as Linq.  I also found some older …

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Atlanta Code Camp is Looking for Speakers

The event is taking place on Saturday, October 15, 2016 Atlanta Code Camp is an opportunity for developers to join your other Atlanta developers for a free day of training.  For speakers it is an opportunity to show the community your expertise while helping your fellow developers learn new skills. You can sign up to …

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