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Exploring lighter alternatives to Electron for hosting a Blazor desktop app

Can we get the benefits of Electron for desktop apps built with web technology, with far less resource consumption?

.NET Core 3.0 AWS Lambda Benchmarks and Recommendations

.NET Core 3.0 has been out of preview for about a month now. In that time, I’ve had several people ask me to follow up on my previous benchmarks and provide new recommendations. It’s taken some time, but the results are in!

The history of the GC configs

Recently, Nick from Stack Overflow tweeted about his experience of using the .NET Core GC configs – he seemed quite happy with them (minus the fact they are not documented well which is something I’m talking to our doc folks about). I thought it’d be fun to tell you about the history of the GC configs ‘cause it’s almost the weekend and I want to contribute to your fun weekend reading.

Adding a second line of business: Refactoring Strategies

In this article, we’ll go over the code-level refactoring steps involved in this very large and high risk project. If you find yourself in a similar position to the one in the above article, you can use the techniques in this guide to make the process a lot easier.

Building Desktop Apps with Blazor

Thanks to some great open source projects, it's now super easy to get started building desktop apps using Blazor. In this article I show you exactly how to go from zero to running app in less than 15 minutes!


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