All about that npm no Bower

One of the many new features of ASP.NET 5, and the "new" Microsoft as some would call it, is the implementation or integration of the open tooling and other package managers in the OSS world. Node, grunt, gulp and Bower are terms not unbeknownst to web developers using other…

Preparing for dotnet cli

There was a ton of cool that came out of the Connect()(http://connect2015.visualstudio.com/) event. For me the announcement of ASP.NET 5 going RC was a great milestone. Go Live License with support Linux, Windows, OS X Installers available - http://get.asp.net Checkout Cleanshave available…

The Best of Both Worlds - Angular 2 / ASP.NET 5 SPA Template

*Updated 11.19.2015 for RC1: http://github.com/spboyer/cleanshave Two of the technology stacks that are at the forefront and making a lot of noise are Angular 2 and ASP.NET 5. Angular 2, for obvious reasons, this is the next rev of Google's SPA framework. And just…

DevIntersection Fall 2015

It's been a great week of technology in Vegas. I met a lot of great people during my sessions, building some interesting stuff. Thanks to all of you who came out and to Richard Campbell and team for putting on a great event. Look forward to Spring in Orlando. Here…