There’s a lot of talk about machine learning these days and how it will transform applications and services. Most of it is right on target: ML is definitely changing the way certain computing tasks will be implemented in the future, why wouldn’t it?
This post look at hashing, encryption and random string generation in ASP.NET Core. We examine a few different approaches and explain why some common techniques should be avoided in modern applications.
Entity Framework Core (EF Core) is a lightweight, extensible, and cross-platform version of Entity Framework. EF Core follows the same release cycle as .NET Core but can be used in multiple .NET platforms, including .NET Core 2.0 and .NET Framework 4.6.1 or newer. This post highlights some of the new features / improvements coming with the Preview 2 release.