Speaker: Gabriel Ha

GoingNative 49: Awesome Tools in Update 2 and VS “15” Preview

Today’s episode is jam-packed with people and features from the Visual Studio family of products! Join today’s "panel of presenters" to hear about all these awesome new and improved tools, ready for you to play with today! [00:54] Build Tools RTM w/ Andrew Pardoe [Download | Blog] [3:13] What’s new with Cross-Platform w/ Ankit Asthana [Download | //build Screencast] [8:04] […]

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GoingNative 48: ISOC++ @Jacksonville Debriefing

We’re back with another round of updates from the most recent ISOC++ standards meeting at Jacksonville, where some…"interesting" turns of events took place. Timeline[0:30] Interview portion begins[1:35] The Jacksonville Controversy    [3:07] Why should I care about TS’s?[5:55] New TS’s    [6:00] Modules (Try it out [VS] | Learn more | Send feedback)    [6:27] Coroutines (Try it out [VS] | Learn more […]

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GoingNative 47: MSVC++ is* C++17 standard library feature complete!

*as of this video’s release date =P Join us (including our new libs PM, Eric Mittelette) as we get an in-depth look at what cool new C++17 features are available for you in yet another round of STL updates! [pun intended] Timeline[00:25] Interviewees’ Intro[01:28] Major Milestone!    [02:15] The * next to the word "is" STL breakdown ("in […]

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GoingNative 46: [Why you should be trying out] C++ Modules

At various points in previous episodes (particularly those of an ISOC++ nature) we’ve briefly touched on or alluded to modules, so here’s the episode that finally breaks it down! Learn from our in-house expert why modules is [sic] going to make C++ even more awesome with its various explicit and implicit benefits, and you can take advantage of it […]

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GoingNative 45: Incredi-builds with IncrediBuild — free in Visual Studio 2015!

If you didn’t know already, a solid set of features from IncrediBuild (a software accelerator) are now packaged for free in Visual Studio 2015! You know what else you get for free? Faster build times. What’s not to like?? (Merry Christmas, you’re welcome =P) Join us as we get the details with Ankit Asthana! Timeline:[00:31] Meet Ankit[00:58] Meet IncrediBuild[10:02] […]

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GoingNative 44: ISOC++ @Kona Debriefing

Get another inside scoop on the up and coming in C++ as we debrief STL and Gaby on their most recent Standards meeting in sunny Kona, Hawaii! Video Timeline:[0:42] Meet STL [again] + Gaby [again again][1:12] What is a Technical Specification [TS]?[1:41] TS status update: Networks[2:16] TS status update: File System[3:06] TS status update: Ranges[5:13] Libraries and Guidelines […]

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VC++ Bytes 3-1: New, Improved, Faster Database Engine in VS 2015 Update 1

Following the trend of Visual Studio releases, season 3 of VC++ Bytes explores the new and improved of Visual Studio 2015, post-RTM. Our "season premiere" episode yet again features Oleg Kharitonov, here showcasing some awesome speedups you can get with the database (which powers operations like Go To Definition and Find All References) just by taking a few seconds to flip a switch! Check out the […]

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GoingNative 43: Talks and Tips from the Experts at CppCon 2015!

Ever wish there were a way to condense the entire CppCon 2015 into less than an hour? Well, realistically speaking, there may not be a way to really do that, but we hope this month’s episode comes close! CppCon 2015 was packed to the brim with all sorts of great content, great people, and great conversations! This video features 16 […]

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GoingNative 40: Updated STL in VS 2015 (feat. STL)

We’re pleased to inform you that VS 2015 is pretty awesomely on par with C++ conformance! But even if you’re not a VS user, learn about some neat new STL features, featuring our very own, one-and-only STL! (that’s Stephan T. Lavavej) Timeline[01:02] Meet the real STL =)[02:00] VS 2015 Conformance Status[03:01] User-defined literals    [03:37] Improvements to chrono  […]

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GoingNative 39: await/coroutines

In today’s long-awaited episode (bahaha), returning GoingNative guest Gor Nishanov talks about how you can take advantage of await/co-routines to do your own asynchronous programming (and more!) with speed and ease! Video Timeline:[00:50] – Meet Gor (again =P)[01:39] – What’s the dealio with this coroutine/await business?[02:15] – Transforming code to asynchronous code – lightweight and easy    [03:44] – The same asynchronous code […]

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GoingNative 38: The future of C++[17] – Updates from Lenexa

A few weeks ago, the ISO C++ Committee met in Lenexa, Kansas to hash out the future of the C++ language, specifically for C++17. We’re honored to speak to two (previously featured) Microsoft delegates to the committee — Gabriel "Gaby" Dos Reis and Artur Laksberg — who took the time to give us a very nice […]

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Be Even More Productive with Visual C++ 2015 IDE Tips and Tricks!

Visual Studio has a lot of features. Like…a lot. Features that might have been incredibly useful…had you known about them. Join our VC++ Program Manager as he goes through the team’s most useful C++ IDE features (new and renewed) to add to your arsenal and pump your productivity! Speaker: Gabriel Ha

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