Our coverage of blockchain technology continues, with Stefano Tempesta's look at Azure Blockchain as a Service.
EF Core 2.1 Query Types
Julie Lerman delves into the new EF Core 2.1 Query Type feature, which lets you more easily query a database without needing true entities with key properties to consume the results.
How To Be MEAN: Dynamically Angular
Ted Neward extends his exploration of building forms with Angular, by showing how to create a Web-based questionnaire that dynamically generates fields based on the types of questions drawn from an external source, such as JSON service or file.
Machine Learning with IoT Devices on the Edge
James McCaffrey explains two ways to design ML on the edge, one that uses a custom model and IO function and a second that uses the Microsoft Embedded Learning Library to deploy an ML model to an IoT device.
Improving LUIS Intent Classifications
The Language Understanding Intelligent Service (LUIS) enables powerful and intelligent voice-driven interaction. This article introduces two open source frameworks, Scattertext and LIME, and shows how to use them to train LUIS more effectively.
Decentralized Applications with Azure Blockchain as a Service
Blockchain has emerged as a solution for streamlining business processes, verifying transactions, and reducing the potential for fraud. This article introduces Blockchain as a Service (BaaS) in Microsoft Azure to build a secured data structure and create a distributed transactional digital ledger.
Online Users, Streaming and Other SignalR Goodies
In the second column in a series on ASP.NET Core SignalR, Dino Esposito delves deep into a number of intriguing features in the framework, including streaming and online user counts.
Introduction to DNN Image Classification Using CNTK
Though the use of a convolutional neural network (CNN) is now more common for image classification, for simple image classification tasks, using a standard deep neural network (DNN) is easier and often just as or even more effective. In this article, James McCaffrey explains the DNN approach, using the Microsoft CNTK library.
Building Better Meetings
David Platt hit the road in May to attend the Build Conference in Seattle. He says Microsoft's AI vision could transform meetings.
Our Intelligent Future
Artificial Intelligence was front and center at last month's Build conference. What's behind Microsoft's effort to turn every developer into an AI developer?