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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