News: Blazor framework from ASP.NET .

The ASP.NET team come with this new experimental .NET web framework named Blazor.
The source code can be found on github.
This framework using C#/Razor and HTML that runs in the browser with WebAssembly.
The Blazor framework uses only the latest web standards, no plugins or transpilation needed and come with this features:

  • A component model for building composable UI
  • Routing
  • Layouts
  • Forms and validation
  • Dependency injection
  • JavaScript interop
  • Live reloading in the browser during development
  • Server-side rendering
  • Full .NET debugging both in browsers and in the IDE
  • Rich IntelliSense and tooling
  • Ability to run on older (non-WebAssembly) browsers via asm.js
  • Publishing and app size trimming

You can see this framework like a simple live Blazor app.

News: Snort tool version 2.9.11.1 for Windows .

This is a news and a simple fix tutorial about this tool.
The Snort tool version 2.9.11.1 for Windows is easy to install and use it.
You can download it from here.
First you need to create an account to the official website to download the rules and also to use the winpcap tool.
You need make all settings for snort.conf file into etc folder.
Because I used then I fix this:

Don’t worry for some warnings about ERROR: null(0) Failed to parse the IP address:
Then you can use the administrator command shell to run it:

The result of this command is this output:

News: New release of Spyder IDE .

As you well know, this IDE comes with many features, see wikipedia page:
Spyder (formerly Pydee[3]) is an open source cross-platform integrated development environment (IDE) for scientific programming in the Python language. Spyder integrates NumPy, SciPy, Matplotlib and IPython, as well as other open source software.[4][5] It is released under the MIT license.[6]
Six days ago, a release of this IDE with version 3.2.7 was announced.
More details on github page.

News: New released LibreOffice version 6.0 .

As we know the LibreOffice is a good tool for most of office tasks.
Now this tool come with a new version and new features.
Two of this allow us to implemented a new import filter from QuarkXPress v.3, v.4. and a new export filter to format EPUB file format.
We can read more about the new version of the LibreOffice tool from release notes.

News: New released Calibre version 3.15 .

Wonderful news for those who love reading books.
This software named Calibre is a powerful and easy to use e-book manager and come with this new features:

  • Browser viewer: Allow customizing what information is displayed in the header and footer areas. Access Preferences from the viewer controls to change.
  • Add support for MTP devices on FreeBSD
  • ToC editor: Add more case changing operations to the right click menu
  • Content server: Redirect pre 2.x book URLs to new 3.x URLs via a JavaScript redirect
  • Content server: Allow opening entries in the book list in a new tab via middle click/right click
  • Add a tweak in Preferences->Tweaks to exclude some fields when using the Edit metadata->Copy/paste actions
  • Linux: Allow using calibre-tray.png in the calibre resources folder to override the system tray icon.

Note:
One good reason I put this news is one special feature conversion formats:
… calibre supports the conversion of many input formats to many output formats. It can convert every input format in the following list, to every output format.
Input Formats: AZW, AZW3, AZW4, CBZ, CBR, CBC, CHM, DJVU, DOCX, EPUB, FB2, HTML, HTMLZ, LIT, LRF, MOBI, ODT, PDF, PRC, PDB, PML, RB, RTF, SNB, TCR, TXT, TXTZ
Output Formats: AZW3, EPUB, DOCX, FB2, HTMLZ, OEB, LIT, LRF, MOBI, PDB, PMLZ, RB, PDF, RTF, SNB, TCR, TXT, TXTZ, ZIP