Developer Tools Blogs

Get the inside scoop from the top dev tools blogs

Read the Dev Tools Blogs
Visual Studio Online Service Updates Visual Studio Online Features Timeline
Get information about the latest updates to Visual Studio Online services

Add fields to cards, board filtering – Apr 27

Note: The improvements discussed in this post will be rolling out throughout the week. Please follow progress of the deployment at http://blogs.msdn.com/b/vsoservice/. Adding fields to cards Continuing with our work to give you more card and ...

April 27, 2015, 9:49 AM

Team Project Rename – Apr 24

Today we are very happy to announce that our #1 voted UserVoice story, with upwards of 6,000 votes, is ready for teams to start trying and giving feedback. Visual Studio Online customers can now rename team projects in their accounts. You can acc...

April 24, 2015, 8:48 AM

Application Insights – Synthetic Data Filtering, New Usage Experience for ASP.NET, and Daily Active User Calculations – Apr 22

Synthetic data is filtered out of request metrics Search robots or web tests that monitor availability generate some of the traffic received by your web app. This synthetic traffic might invalidate various metrics in Application Insights so that ...

April 22, 2015, 6:08 PM

Card configuration options – Apr 10

Note: The improvements discussed in this post will be rolling out over the next two weeks. Please follow progress of the deployment at http://blogs.msdn.com/b/vsoservice/. Configure cards The first thing I’ll highlight is that you now have co...

April 10, 2015, 11:10 AM

Product Updates Visual Studio Features Timeline
Get information about the latest updates to Visual Studio products

Visual Studio 2015 RC

Today, we are happy to announce the release of Visual Studio 2015 RC. This version includes many new features and updates, such as tools for Universal Windows app development, cross-platform mobile development for iOS, Android, and Windows, including...

April 29, 2015, 11:56 AM

Team Foundation Server 2015 RC

Today, we are happy to announce the availability of the Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2015 Release Candidate (RC). This is the newest version of Team Foundation Server (TFS), the collaboration platform at the core of Microsoft's application li...

April 29, 2015, 11:50 AM

Visual Studio 2013 Update 5 (2013.5) RC

Today, we are happy to announce the availability of the Visual Studio 2013 and Team Foundation Server 2013 Update 5 Release Candidate (RC). This update is the latest in a cumulative series of technology improvements and bug fixes for Visual Studio 20...

April 29, 2015, 11:48 AM

Visual Studio 2013 Update 5 (2013.5) CTP 3

Today, we are happy to announce the availability of Visual Studio 2013 Update 5 Community Technology Preview 3 (CTP 3). This update is the latest in a cumulative series of technology improvements and bug fixes for Visual Studio 2013. Periodic update...

March 9, 2015, 9:21 AM