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Volume 20, Number 15 | July 11, 2016 
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Visual Studio Toolbox: What’s New in Xamarin.Forms
In this episode, James Green is joined by James Montemagno, who shows us what is new in the latest version of Xamarin.Forms, which enables you to build a native UI for iOS, Android, and Windows with one shared C# codebase.

How to run Linux and Bash on the Windows 10 Anniversary Update
Scott Hanselman provides the details on the refinements in the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, and what you need to do to get going with the Linux Subsystem for Windows. Learn why he says “Call it what you like, they’re real, and they’re spectacular.”
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Load, edit, and save XAML. The first WYSIWYG UI designer for Xamarin.Forms lets you debug and inspect your UI designs on iOS, Android, and Windows. Load designs created in XAML or C#. Change view properties while your app is running. Create and plug in your own type editors.

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Learn how to improve your code and get it into your customers’ hands faster. Developers and IT pros can use Visual Studio Online to accelerate their DevOps, thanks to flexible, cross-platform capabilities and built-in tasks that integrate with and preserve existing investments.
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Enterprise improvements coming to IE11 on Windows 7 and 8.1
In Windows 10 version 1511, we announced a number of improvements to our collection of Enterprise Mode tools. Many of these improvements are now available for Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 7, Windows 8.1.

2016 Office APP Awards - Nominations are live
It’s time for the 2016 Office App Awards, where we recognize the best of partner add-ins and apps that leverage the Office platform. Nominations are open until August 15, 2016. Winners receive promotion in the Office Store and recognition at Microsoft Ignite.

JavaScript performance updates in Microsoft Edge and Chakra
Performance remains a principal theme for the Chakra team – learn about improvements in memory optimization for functions, deferred parsing for event handlers, and more.

Introduction to Angular 2.0
With Angular 2.0, your web apps can closely simulate desktop applications. Find out how Angular 2.0 can provide a better experience for the user and improve the overall performance of your apps. Expert instructors from Microsoft and Coding Dojo give you an overview.

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