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 | 28 Sep 2016 18:30
Scott Hanselman writes "....I've got an Xbox One that I love that is connected to a DirectTV HDTV Receiver that I love somewhat less. The setup is quite simple. Since I can control the DirectTV with the Xbox One and we like to switch between Netflix and Hulu and DirectTV we..."
Read more » FIXED: Xbox One losing TV signal error message with DirectTV
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 18 Sep 2016 05:32
Scott Hanselman writes "....Just in case you missed it, .NET is all open source now and .NET Core is a free, open source, cross-platform framework that you can download and start with in <10 minutes. You can get it on Mac, Windows, and a half-dozen Unixes at http://dot.net...."
Read more » Self-contained .NET Core Applications
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 14 Sep 2016 18:52
Scott Hanselman writes "....I noticed today that Evernote was in the Windows Store. I went to the store, installed Evernote, and it ran. No nextnextnextfinish-style install, it just worked and it worked nicely. It's a Win32 app and it appears to use NodeWebKit for part of it's..."
Read more » Putting (my VB6) Windows Apps in the Windows 10 Store - Project Centennial
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 06 Sep 2016 22:00
Scott Hanselman writes "....Sarah Mei had a great series of tweets last week. She's a Founder of RailsBridge, Director of Ruby Central, and the Chief Consultant of DevMynd so she's experienced with work both "on the job" and "on the side." Like me, she organizes OSS..."
Read more » How to deal with Technology Burnout - Maybe it's life's cycles
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 01 Sep 2016 00:41
Scott Hanselman writes "....A little Linux VM on Azure is like $13 a month. You can get little Linux machines all over for between $10-15 a month. On Linode they are about $10 a month so I figured it would be interesting to setup an ASP.NET Core website running on .NET Core...."
Read more » Publishing an ASP.NET Core website to a cheap Linux VM host
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 27 Aug 2016 00:11
Scott Hanselman writes "....There's a lot of confusing terms in the Cloud space. And that's not counting the term "Cloud." ;) IaaS (Infrastructure as a Services) - Virtual Machines and stuff on demand. PaaS (Platform as a Service) - You deploy your apps but try not to think..."
Read more » What is Serverless Computing? Exploring Azure Functions
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 24 Aug 2016 05:49
Scott Hanselman writes ".... I was really stressed out ten years ago. I felt that familiar pressure between my eyes and felt like all the things that remained undone were pressing on me. I called it "psychic weight." I have since then collected my Productivity Tips and..."
Read more » Psychic Weight - Dealing with the things that press on your mind
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 18 Aug 2016 15:20
Scott Hanselman writes "....I started doing PowerShell almost 10 years ago. Check out this video from 2007 of me learning about PowerShell from Jeffrey Snover! I worked in PowerShell for many years and blogged extensively, ultimately using PowerShell to script the..."
Read more » Announcing PowerShell on Linux - PowerShell is Open Source!