Great Tools: Visual Studio and VSCode are two of the best IDEs available, and they are both free. With the Roslyn compiler, we can look forward to more innovative IDE integration in the future.
Great Languages: C# and F# are both excellent programming languages. Productive, expressive, and strongly-typed, these languages include built-in asynchronous primitives, query expressions, exception handling, and a secure package manager. Both are superbly documented, easy to learn, and backed by active communities.
Thoughtful Evolution: Each new language update includes thoughtful additions that won’t give you whiplash. For example, C# 8.0 will include async streams, enabling you to write code like this:
For all these reasons and more, I hope you’ll join me in learning .net in 2019! If you’re already an avid .net user, what are you most excited about in 2019? Either way, happy coding!