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 | 22 Apr 2014 21:18
Scott Hanselman writes "....I have FIOs Fiber-optic internet at my house and I'm very happy with it - have been for years. I get 35Mbit/s both up and down and it's rock solid. It's not technically all fiber of course, as the fiber goes into an ONT (Optical Network Terminal) in..."
Read more » Simplifying your network with a bridge - Making an FIOs ActionTec MI424-WR a Network Bridge
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 18 Apr 2014 20:59
Scott Hanselman writes "....I've had an iPhone since the 3GS (I have a 5S right now) but I'm always flirting with the Windows Phone. It's just prettier than my iPhone, but my iPhone has a lot of apps...so I stay with it. Folks tease me at work and at conferences for not..."
Read more » Windows Phone 8.1 has my attention now
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 16 Apr 2014 06:07
Scott Hanselman writes "....ASP.NET "Razor" Web Pages are ASP.NET sites without models, views, controllers, or project files. Some folks say "oh, that's just Classic ASP, or PHP right? Not at all. It's the full power and speed of the .NET CLR, the full syntax of..."
Read more » Exploring ASP.NET Web Pages - A fully-featured MiniBlog using just Razor
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 13 Apr 2014 15:06
Scott Hanselman writes "....Open Source is hard. Security is hard There's been lots of articles about the recent OpenSSL "Heartbleed" bug. You can spend a day reading all the technical analysis, but one headline that stood out to me was "OpenSSL shows big problem with open..."
Read more » Open Source is a thankless job. We do it anyway.
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 10 Apr 2014 22:16
Scott Hanselman writes "....I'm a longtime Kindle fan. Love it. It's not a tablet, not a computer, my Paperwhite Kindle represents books for me. I have a first-generation Kindle Paperwhite and use it almost every day. It's my go-to reading device. I originally gave it a mixed..."
Read more » Amazon Kindle Paperwhite SECOND GENERATION Review - plus new Kindle Software Update
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 09 Apr 2014 05:17
Scott Hanselman writes "....The .NET BCL (Base Class Library) moves too slow, IMHO. That's why NuGet and NuGet packages are so nice. It's a joy to find a "rightly sized" library like NodaTime, for example. It's a better date and time API for .NET. Microsoft should..."
Read more » NuGet Package of the Week: Humanizer makes .NET data types more human
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 08 Apr 2014 07:14
Scott Hanselman writes "....ASP.NET Identity 2.0 was released last month and it's got a number of significant updates and new features that are worth checking out. For historical context, read the "Introduction to ASP.NET Identity" article that includes a lot of..."
Read more » Adding Two-Factor authentication to an ASP.NET application
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 03 Apr 2014 23:15
Scott Hanselman writes "....I have a personal MSDN account so I download and installed the Windows 8.1 Update as soon as I could. It'll roll out to the rest of the world slowly in the coming weeks. The verdict? It's a significant improvement. I use an X1 Carbon Touch laptop,..."
Read more » Video Tutorial and Screenshots: Windows 8.1 Update 1