The .NET Framework is the easiest way to build apps on the Microsoft platform. You can download Visual Studio Express for free, and be coding in just a few minutes.
Visual Studio Express (free) What's New with .NET Framework
Instant Azure Caching with MVC
In this blog post I’ll take my MVC Movie app and in 15 minutes connect it to the preview Windows Azure Cache service. The image below shows the detail...
.NET Framework Development Guide
Learn how to create,
deploy your .NET Framework apps with our
roadmap. Check out the
how-to and walkthrough directory to find the code examples that you need. Also learn how to write
cross-platform libraries with Portable Class Libraries.
What’s New in the .NET Framework 4.5
Read about the many new features and enhancements, including the new
asynchronous programming model, the new
Workflow authoring and versioning enhancements, and support for
creating Windows Store apps.
Developing Apps for Microsoft Platforms
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Windows Phone, and