#VS Code

The latest improvements for Visual Studio Code

VS Code 1.42: Jan 2020 update includes Rename preview & debugger improvements

Microsoft’s Visual Studio Code has a new release for the new year. VS Code version 1.42 is here and adds a long list of new features for the editor, workbench, and the debug console. This new update includes a Rename preview, a way to limit the number of open editors, adds new container tutorials to the documentation, a simplified Debug view, fixes some issues, and much more.

A little Java with your Visual Studio Code

Java on VS Code update: Call hierarchy support added

Programming with Java on Visual Studio Code is better than ever. Java on VS Code uses a package of popular Java extensions for the editor. Now, it receives its first update of the year, which includes a few new features, UI changes, and performance improvements. Take a look at the newest update and what it adds to the playing field.

November update of VS Code

VS Code 1.41 ships with TypeScript 3.7.3

Visual Studio Code 1.41 is here. Microsoft’s source code editor adds lots of new features in the November update, such as optional chaining for JavaScript and TypeScript as well as workbench and editor updates. Let’s take a look at the new features.

Our favorite GitHub repos

The trendy five: GitHub repos to be thankful for in November 2019

Another month has passed, and that means it’s time to collect our favorite GitHub repos and explore some of the coolest, most impressive, or most interesting projects that we found. In November, we took a look at a privacy-first home automation tool powered by Python 3, a way to use VS Code on the go, a JavaScript library for making intuitive, easy flowcharts, and a few more goodies.

October release of VS Code is here

VS Code 1.40 closes 4,600 GitHub issues and adds new features

Visual Studio Code’s October update has arrived with new features. The source code editor now offers TypeScript 3.7 support, an activity bar indicator for the workbench, and more. The VS Code team also did some November “spring cleaning” and took care of thousands of GitHub issues.

This month's additions

VS Code 1.39: September release adds workbench and UI updates

The latest update of Visual Studio Code is here: version 1.3.9. This month adds some visual and UI improvements, CSS color variables preview, text selection shown in minimap, new custom working directories, and much more. As an added bonus, check out some of the best-looking community added themes that we saw this month.

Never leave the editor again

VS Code extension for MicroProfile Starter unveiled

Version 0.1 of the VS Code Extension for MicroProfile Starter is now available in the Visual Studio Code Marketplace for download. With the new extension, developers do not have to leave their editor. It is a collaboration by MicroShed, a community creating dev tools for Java microservices.

Monthly updates for VS Code

VS Code version 1.38 adds debugging data breakpoints and more

The August 2019 update for Visual Studio Code is here. This month comes with plenty of improvements and upgrades, including the ability to preserve case for Search and Replace, new debugging data breakpoints, workbench improvements, some Editor enhancements, and of course, bug fixes aplenty. Take a look at some of the VS Code highlights.

Shiny & new features

VS Code 1.37 updates with new product icons. Yea or nay?

What’s new in VS Code? Version 1.37 is here and with it comes some new features and a number of updates. This time around the update includes a refreshed icon update, a few language improvements for TypeScript, improved error reporting, and more. See what’s shiny and new in Visual Studio Code this month.

Enhancements and the latest features

Java updates for Visual Studio Code adds Smart Selection API

The newest update for Java on Visual Studio Code is here. This update adds a few new Maven improvements, the Smart Selection API, and some new refactoring features. Never used Java on VS Code? Take a peek at some of the most used extensions for it and what Java frameworks and tools it supports.