Create a chatbot in the console with Azure OpenAI and C#
Learn how to create an Azure OpenAI instance and deploy a model to it, how to integrate the Azure OpenAI SDK into your .NET application, and how to use the chat completions APIs to create a chatbot.
Change the ServiceLifetime after the service has been added to the .NET ServiceCollection
Learn how to change the lifetime of services already added to a service collection.
How to build a URL Shortener with C# .NET and Redis
Learn how to build a link shortener using C#, .NET, and Redis. You'll be using ASP.NET Core to build the URL forwarder and the System.CommandLine libraries to manage the data.
Announcing the Webhook Plugin: Validate your webhooks with the new webhook plugin for the Twilio CLI
Emulate webhook requests to test your Twilio webhook applications using the new webhook plugin for the Twilio CLI.
Use XML Literals in Visual Basic .NET to generate TwiML
Learn how to generate TwiML instructions to respond to texts and voice calls using XML Literals in Visual Basic .NET and ASP.NET Core Minimal APIs.
How to generate TwiML using Strings in C#
Learn how Twilio uses webhooks and TwiML to give you control over how to respond to a call or text message. You can generate TwiML using strings in many ways, and with C# 11 you can now also use Raw String Literals.
Use Raw String Literals to generate TwiML in C# 11
Learn how Twilio uses webhooks and TwiML to give you control over how to respond to a call or text message. You can generate TwiML in many ways, and with C# 11 you can now also use Raw String Literals.
Use Visual Studio dev tunnels to handle Twilio Webhooks
Learn how to develop webhooks on your local machine using Visual Studio dev tunnels and ASP.NET Core.
How to create an ASP.NET Core Minimal API with Visual Basic .NET (there's no template)
Visual Basic .NET (VB) is not dead, but it's not getting the same amount of love as C# or even F#. Luckily, all that is .NET can be used by all .NET languages including VB, so you can still use ASP.NET Core and Minimal APIs with the VB language.
Find your US Representatives and Congressional Districts with SMS and ASP.NET Core
Learn how to create an SMS bot that looks up U.S. Congressional Districts and Representatives using the Google Civic Information API, C#, ASP.NET Core Minimal API, and Twilio SMS.