Many applications have a requirement for background tasks to process information. In this blog post, Cheranga Hatangala shows us how we can use the Quartz Scheduling library and a Windows Service to handle this.
Microsoft seems to be improving the performance of .NET Core with every release, and .NET Core 3.0 is no exception. Steven Toub wrote a detailed post comparing performance between 2.2 and 3.0 across many scenarios.
If you are storing users’ phone numbers in your application, it will be useful to confirm that users are entering their correct phone number. Andrew shows how you can use Twilio to add phone number verification.
Today, we are releasing the May 2019 Cumulative Update, Security and Quality Rollup, and Security Only Update. A denial of service vulnerability exists when .NET Framework and .NET Core improperly process RegEx strings.
Today, we are releasing the .NET Core May 2019 Update. These updates contain security and reliability fixes. See the individual release notes for details on updated packages. NOTE: If you are a Visual Studio user, there are MSBuild version requirements so use only the .
I like to browse Hacker News’ Ask HN section because there are always interesting discussions going on and I like to read people’s different views on the topics.
Here are interesting ones I came across in the past week: