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Scott Hanselman

Scott Hanselman is a Senior Program Manager at Microsoft. He was also involved in the MVP and Regional Director programs and is an avid speaker on the topic of computing.


Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 03 Dec 2014 21:43

The real and complete story - Does Windows defragment your SSD?Subscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....There has been a LOT of confusion around Windows, SSDs (hard drives), and whether or not they are getting automatically defragmented by automatic maintenance tasks in Windows. There's a general rule of thumb or statement that "defragging an..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 03 Dec 2014 19:22

Getting ready for the future with the Microsoft .NET Portability AnalyzerSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes ".....NET has been getting more and more portable. Not only is .NET Open Source going forward (read Announcing .NET 2015 - .NET as Open Source, .NET on Mac and Linux, and Visual Studio Community) but you of course know about Xamarin tools, as well as, I..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 27 Nov 2014 13:38

OmniSharp - Making cross-platform .NET a reality, and a pleasureSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....In case you missed it, make sure to read Announcing .NET 2015 - .NET as Open Source, .NET on Mac and Linux, and Visual Studio Community because there's been some big stuff going on. Here's the summary of the .NET 2015 Wave of awesomeness. We are..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 20 Nov 2014 00:57

ASP.NET 5 (vNext) Work in Progress - Exploring TagHelpersSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....TagHelpers are a new feature of ASP.NET 5 (formerly and colloquially ASP.NET vNext) but it's taken me (and others) some time to fully digest them and what they mean. Note that this, and all of ASP.NET 5 is a work in progress. TagHelpers can and..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 12 Nov 2014 15:35

Announcing .NET 2015 - .NET as Open Source, .NET on Mac and Linux, and Visual Studio CommunitySubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....It's happening. It's the reason that a lot of us came to work for Microsoft, and I think it's both the end of an era but also the beginning of amazing things to come. The .NET 2015 wave of releases is upon us. Here's what's happening and we..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 06 Nov 2014 02:13

NuGet Package of the Week - Courtesy Flush to flush buffers earlier and optimize time to first byteSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....Yes, really. It's got to be the best name for an open source library out there. It's a great double entendre and a great name for this useful little library. Perhaps English isn't your first language, so I'll just say that a courtesy flush gives the..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 03 Nov 2014 01:24

Enabling Websockets for Socket.io Node apps on Microsoft AzureSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....NOTE: This is a technical post, I'll blog more about Nightscout later this week. Subscribe and watch for my take, or visit http://www.nightscout.info. I'm running an application called Nightscout that is a node app with a MongoDB backend that..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 28 Oct 2014 06:39

Building a working Robot controlled by a C#, an iPhone, and Monkey.RoboticsSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....This year at Xamarin's Evolve there was a Robot Building area that introduced a new beta platform called Monkey.Robotics (GitHub). There is a disclaimer on the GitHub: "Monkey.Robotics is still a beta/work in progress and is not officially..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 24 Oct 2014 22:44

I'm stuck in someone's for loopSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....This is a rant. More and more I'm finding myself using mobile devices, often on my iPhone, but also desktop applications in Windows and I'll push a button and find myself, as user, stuck inside your for loop. Have you felt like this? The..."
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