ASP.NET Community Spotlight
ASP.NET 5 and .NET Core RC1 in context (Plus all the Connect 2015 News)
Scott Hanselman gives some top links for the ASP.NET 5 and .NET Core RC1 and answers the "What does it all mean?" question.
Using ASP.NET WebHooks with IFTTT and Zapier to Monitor Twitter and Google Sheets
More exciting news from Henrik F Nielsen about ASP.NET WebHooks, this time showing how the new generic JSON WebHook receiver can be used with IFTTT and Zapier.
ASP.NET 5 Webinar
Here's a one hour video introduction to ASP.NET 5 by Shawn Wildermuth. No slides, lots of code - a great developer-focused introduction!
Glimpse v2 Beta1 Released!
Nik Molnar announces the first beta release of Glimpse v2, describing top features like UI updates, cross-platform support, and integration of browser diagnostic API's to provide a full stack view.
Understanding Routing Precedence in ASP.NET MVC and Web API
Rion Williams explains the precedence order of various route types, ending with some great advice on route design.
Serving URLs with File Extensions in an ASP.NET MVC Application
Rick Strahl needed to serve a file with an extension from a subfolder in an ASP.NET MVC application. It's tougher than you'd think; Rick shows off a few different solutions.
Announcing ASP.NET 5 Release Candidate 1
Jeff Fritz announces the availability of runtime and tooling for the RC1 release of ASP.NET 5.
Getting Started With RethinkDB and ASP.NET 5
Khalid Abuhakmeh shows how he processed a large amount of data in JSON format using RethinkDB in ASP.NET 5.
The Best of Both Worlds - Angular 2 / ASP.NET 5 SPA Template
Shayne Boyer shows off an Angular 2 template for ASP.NET 5.
ASP.NET 5 View Components
Ricardo Peres explains View Components in ASP.NET 5.