What will ALT.NET look like in 2017? Will .NET developers follow Microsoft's innovative lead and start getting excited about the latest developments in software engineering as their colleagues in other ecosystems?
Starting with Visual Studio 2017, you can now use a single project to build platform-specific libraries for all project types. Oren explores why you might want to do this, how to do it and workarounds for some point-in-time issues with the tooling.
Visual Studio 2017 will change the way we work with .NET Standard. If you have .NET Standard projects now, you will have seen the project.json file. Project.json is now dead and buried, and everything has moved back into the csproj file. This also means no more .xproj file.