.NET Open Source and Cross-Platform

Opening up Visual Studio and .NET to Every Developer, Any Application: .NET Server Core open source and cross platform, Visual Studio Community 2013 and preview of Visual Studio 2015 and .NET 2015
http://blogs.msdn.com/b/somasegar/archive/2014/11/12/opening-up-visual-studio-and-net-to-every-developer-any-application-net-server-core-open-source-and-cross-platform-visual-studio-community-2013-and-preview-of-visual-studio-2015-and-net-2015.aspx

Microsoft takes .NET open source and cross-platform
http://blogs.msdn.com/b/dorischen/archive/2014/11/12/microsoft-takes-net-open-source-and-cross-platform.aspx

.NET Core is Open Source
http://blogs.msdn.com/b/dotnet/archive/2014/11/12/net-core-is-open-source.aspx

Announcing .NET 2015 – .NET as Open Source, .NET on Mac and Linux, and Visual Studio Community
http://www.hanselman.com/blog/AnnouncingNET2015NETasOpenSourceNETonMacandLinuxandVisualStudioCommunity.aspx

 

What’s the difference between Visual Studio Code vs Visual Studio 2015 RC?
http://www.quora.com/Whats-the-difference-between-Visual-Studio-Code-vs-Visual-Studio-2015-RC

 

Introducing .NET Standard
https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/dotnet/2016/09/26/introducing-net-standard/