ASP.NET Community Spotlight
Khalid Abuhakmeh - ASP vNext Dependency Injection Lifecycles
In this blog post, Khalid Abuhakmeh explains ASP.NET 5 Dependency Injection Lifecycles.
Vittorio Bertocci shows how easy it is to use the Active Directory Authentication Library in an AngularJS application, then digs into all the magic going on behind the scenes.
Getting started with ASP.NET 5, MVC 6, Web API & Entity Framework 7
Great walkthrough by Taiseer Joudeh showing how to configure and use Entity Framework 7 with ASP.NET MVC 6.
Katana, ASP.NET 5, and bridging the gap
Pranav Rastogi explains how to migrate from existing Katana applications to ASP.NET 5 as well as how to use OWIN for interoperability between Katana and ASP.NET 5.
Working with Sass Stylesheets in ASP.NET MVC Applications and Visual Studio
Nice post by Marius Schulz showing how to use Sass in Visual Studio with the Mindscape Web Workbench extension, explaining how to organize your Sass stylesheets and set up Bundling and Minification...
Formatters in ASP.NET MVC 6
Filip Woj. shows how formatters work in ASP.NET MVC 6, describes the 9 pre-defined formatters, and shows how you can customize them.
ASP.NET 5 Overview
Nice summary of ASP.NET 5 from Tom FitzMacken, explaining the top features and why they're useful.
Utilize HTML5 ContentEditable in ASP.NET MVC to Edit View Content
Bipin Joshi points out that you can use HTML5 ContentEditable and jQuery to use one view to both display and edit data in ASP.NET MVC.
Get Started with ASP.NET MVC TagHelpers
Jeff Fritz explains how tag helpers work, then shows how to create a custom tag helper to display a Kendo date picker.
Announcing ASP.NET 5 features in Visual Studio 2015 Preview and VS2013 Update 4
Xinyang Qiu provides all of the details on the the releases of Visual Studio 2015 Preview and VS2013 Update 4.