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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 | 16 Jan 2019 02:00

Installing the .NET Core 2.x SDK on a Raspberry Pi and Blinking an LED with System.Device.GpioSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....I've written about running .NET Core on Raspberry Pis before, although support was initially limited. Now that Linux ARM32 is a supported distro, what else can we do? We can certainly quickly and easily install Docker on a Raspberry Pi and be..."
Read more »  Installing the .NET Core 2.x SDK on a Raspberry Pi and Blinking an LED with System.Device.Gpio


Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 11 Jan 2019 01:42

How to update the firmware on your Zune, without Microsoft, dammit.Subscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....As I said on social media today, it's 2019 and I'm updating the Firmware on a Zune, fight me. ;) There's even an article on Vice about the Zune diehards. The Zune is a deeply under-respected piece of history and its UI marked the start of..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 07 Jan 2019 22:08

Relationship Hacks: Playing video games and having hobbies while avoiding resentmentSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....I'm going to try to finished my Relationship Hacks book in 2019. I've been sitting on it too long. I'm going to try to use blog posts to spur myself into action. A number of people asked me what projects, what code, what open source I did over the..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 26 Dec 2018 02:02

Using Visual Studio Code to program Circuit Python with an AdaFruit NeoTrellis M4Subscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....My son and I were working on an Adafruit NeoTrellis M4 Mainboard over the holidays. This amazing little device puts a NeoPixel + an Audio board + a USB port along with a 120 MHz Cortex M4 Core and a mic amplifier and you can program it with..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 21 Dec 2018 02:04

The Fun of Finishing - Exploring old games with Xbox Backwards CompatibilitySubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....I'm on vacation for the holidays and I'm finally getting some time to play video games. I've got an Xbox One X that is my primary machine, and I also have a Nintendo Switch that is a constant source of joy. I recently also picked up a very used..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 19 Dec 2018 02:09

Enjoy some DOS Games this Christmas with DOSBoxSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....I blogged about DOSBox five years ago! Apparently I get nostalgic around this time of year when I've got some downtime. Here's what I had to say: I was over at my parents' house for the Christmas Holiday and my mom pulled out a bunch of old discs..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 14 Dec 2018 02:59

Useful ASP.NET Core 2.2 FeaturesSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....Earlier this week I talked about how I upgraded my podcast site to ASP.NET Core 2.2 and added Health Check features fairly easily. There's a ton of new features and so far it's been great running on my site with no issues. Upgrading from 2.1 is..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 12 Dec 2018 02:24

How to set up ASP.NET Core 2.2 Health Checks with BeatPulse's AspNetCore.Diagnostics.HealthChecksSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....ASP.NET Core 2.2 is out and released and upgrading my podcast site was very easy. Once I had it updated I wanted to take advantage of some of the new features. For example, I have used a number of "health check" services like elmah.io, pingdom.com,..."
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Scott Hanselman

Microsoft

Portland, OR, USA