DevMavens

ma•ven (mā'vən)

n.  A person who has special knowledge or experience;
an expert.

dev•ma•ven
('dev-mā'vən)

n.  An expert developer with great influence.

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 | 19 Jan 2018 23:06

Running BBS Door Games on Windows 10 with GameSrv, DOSBox, plus telnet fun with WSLSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....I continue to enjoy seeing what can be done with WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) but even more fun is combining CMD.exe (the Windows console), Ubuntu on Windows (WSL), and DOSBox (an x86 emulator that lets you run OLD programs in original DOS that..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 11 Jan 2018 23:51

Building 0verkill on Windows 10 Subsystem for Linux - 2D ASCII art deathmatch gameSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....I'm a big fan of the Windows Subsystem for Linux. It's real Linux that runs real user-mode ELF binaries but it's all on Windows 10. It's not running in a Virtual Machine. I talk about it and some of the things you should be aware of when sharing..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 08 Jan 2018 23:59

Exploring the Azure IoT Arduino Cloud DevKitSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....Someone gave me an Azure IoT DevKit, and it was lovely timing as I'm continuing to learn about IoT. As you may know, I've done a number of Arduino and Raspberry Pi projects, and plugged them into various and sundry clouds, including AWS, Azure, as..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 08 Jan 2018 02:51

ASP.NET Single Page Applications Angular Release CandidateSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....I was doing some Angular then remembered that the ASP.NET "Angular Project Template" has a release candidate and is scheduled to release sometime soon in 2018. Starting with just a .NET Core 2.0 install plus Node v6 or later, I installed the updated..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 21 Dec 2017 03:31

How to set up a 10" Touchscreen LCD for Raspberry PiSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....I'm a big fan of the SunFounder tech kits (https://www.sunfounder.com), and my kids and I have built several Raspberry Pi projects with their module/sensor kits. This holiday vacation we have two project we're doing, that coincidentally use..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 17 Dec 2017 06:32

Visualizing your real-time blood sugar values AND a Git Prompt on Windows PowerShell and Linux BashSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....My buddy Nate become a Type 1 Diabetic a few weeks back. It sucks...I've been one for 25 years. Nate is like me - an engineer - and the one constant with all engineers that become diabetic, we try to engineer our ways out of it. ;) I use an open..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 14 Dec 2017 08:18

Setting up a managed container cluster with AKS and Kubernetes in the Azure Cloud running .NET Core in minutesSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....After building a Raspberry Pi Kubernetes Cluster, I wanted to see how quickly I could get up to speed on Kubernetes in Azure. I installed the Azure CLI (Command Line Interface) in a few minutes - works on Windows, Mac or Linux. I also remembered..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 09 Dec 2017 06:52

The 2017 Christmas List of Best STEM Toys for kidsSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....In 2016 and 2015 I made a list of best Christmas STEM Toys for kids! If I may say so, they are still good lists today, so do check them out. Be aware I use Amazon referral links so I get a little kickback (and you support this blog!) when you use..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 04 Dec 2017 04:32

Accelerated 3D VR, sure, but impress me with a nice ASCII progress bar or spinnerSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....I'm glad you have a 1080p 60fps accelerated graphics setup, but I'm old school. Impress me with a really nice polished ASCII progress bar or spinner! I received two tips this week about cool .NET Core ready progress bars so I thought I'd try them..."
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Scott Hanselman

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Portland, OR, USA