Updates

Updates on our activities and progress.

We are now sponsoring Cecil
Published on February 12, 2021 by José Simões
Admin
For some months now .NET nanoFramework started using Cecil from JB Evain. In the spirit of OSS, we're giving back to that project that we depend on and start sponsoring it throu...
VS extension 4.0.31 published
Published on December 2, 2020 by José Simões
Admin
Besides general stability improvements this version brings a new feature: automatic firmware updates. Currently available only for STM32 targets. The other platforms will follow. Requires target running v1.6.0-preview.54 or higher. Check th...
Hacktoberfest quickstart event
Published on October 14, 2020 by José Simões
Admin
Join us next Friday at 14:00 (UTC+1) for our launch event of Hacktoberfest at .NET nanoFramework! RSVP here
🥳🚀 We are very exited to share some great news: .NET nanoFramework has joined the .NET Foundation!Read the blog post with the announcement...
Updates in build system
Published on July 2, 2020 by José Simões
Admin
Great news for those wanting to do local builds (and possibly debug) the build system has been improved to use the same scripts by Azure Pipelines and local builds. Moreover: we now have scripts for automated install&setup of all the re...
Custom attributes with constructors
Published on March 13, 2020 by José Simões
Admin
We now have support for custom attributes with constructors! Read all about it on the blog post:https://nanoframework.net/2020/03/13/custom-attributes-with-constructor/
Note that this requires also updating the fw image to the latest version!There are no changes from previous versions - which are quite stable - just that these are compiled with the new MDP.
VS extension 1.4.0.1 published
Published on February 7, 2020 by José Simões
Admin
This is another step forward with the new MDP. PE files are not fully minimized and the tool it's able to generate perfectly correctly formatted PEs.There has been work done in the Wire Protocol layer so, hopefully, the communication is ...
Support for these wireless MCUs has been added to nanoFramework.Thread, Zigbee, BLE, 802.15.4g, 6lowpan, Wireless M-Bus and others are now in reach!Read the blog post with the announcement
Check this demo of Matrix rain generated entirely by code.(run for 3 consecutive days without a glitch)
Welcome NXP
Published on November 15, 2019 by José Simões
Admin
nanoFramework family is growing!Today we are adding a new target: the NXP i.MX RT1060 Eval Kit. This brings along support for a new vendor and a new RTOS: FreeRTOS.A big thank you to Mateusz Klatecki and Global Control 5 from Poland for ...
float type is now a 1st class citizen
Published on November 8, 2019 by José Simões
Admin
float type is now a 1st class citizen in nanoFramework BCL.The missing properties like NaN, Infinity and methods like Parse() and TryParse() are now available.BTW, our CompareTo() in float and double are now fully aligned with the .NET API.