In TypeScript 1.4, you get type-safe support even when you may be working with multiple types, better type checking when inferring types and aliases for type definitions.
Xamarin Forms makes the hard work of navigation in apps from device to device a much simpler developer proposition. Here’s what I’ve learned so far.
Microsoft researcher Vasilis Syrgkanis and two colleagues this week unveiled a new approach to understanding and optimizing online bidding and auctions, with implications far beyond the online advertising marketplace in which their study was based.
Working with Denis Nekipelov of the University of Virginia and Eva Tardos of Cornell University, their research, Econometrics for Learning Agents, goes beyond the long-standing approach of applying the famous Nash Equilibrium when analyzing online interactions. It was the only submission to receive the Best Paper award at the ACM Economics and Computation 2015 conference in Portland, Ore., this week.
On Saturday, Jeannette Wing, a Microsoft corporate vice president, will receive the Association for Computing Machinery's distinguished service award, recognizing her as "a leader who has transformed the way the world views computing."
In 2006, Wing wrote what would prove to be a seminal paper on the topic of computational thinking, hoping the paper would help spread the joy and excitement of computer science. Almost a decade later, computational thinking is regularly being used as a framework for solving problems in all sorts of fields, from digital journalism to computational biology, and it's being incorporated into educational curriculum at all levels.
How to unit test view model validation, focusing on the controller when the model is bound to a controller action.