Bart van Uden
Bart van Uden
Push notifications to your PWA with ASP.NET Core 2.0 and Aurelia
Jan 23, 2018
16 minutes read
In this blog post we will extend the functionality of the Progressive Web App (PWA) we’ve build in the previous blog post by adding push notifications. Or to use the appropriate terminology, make it more progressive. Push notifications are well known in the mobile world but with the support for Push API by Chrome and Firefox we now have push for the web. ......
From SPA to PWA with ASP.NET Core 2.0 and Aurelia
Dec 14, 2017
8 minutes read
Starting an Azure VM from the Cloud Shell
Nov 22, 2017
2 minutes read
I have an Azure Virtual Machine (VM) running in an Azure DevTest Lab that I use as my development machine. The VM will deallocate every evening to save costs and I restart it every morning when I start working. This morning I went to the Azure portal and clicked the start button as usual, but this time it wouldn’t start. I tried multiple times but didn’t get beyond the Starting virtual machine message. I googled around a bit and found a StackOverflow post suggesting to use Powershell to start the VM. I hadn’t used the Cloud Shell yet, which is available in the portal, so I decided to give that a try. To my surprise and relieve (I was already dreading a re-install of my dev machine) it only took three Azure CLI commands in the Cloud Shell to get my VM running again. ......