Visual Studio 2013
Microsoft has released Visual Studio 2013. This brings, amongst other improvements – F# 3.1, improvements to ASP.NET (including ASP.NET-MVC and Web API), and Entity Framework.
Here is the Microsoft download page for Visual Studio.
See here for a writeup on ScottGu’s Blog.
This new version of the F# language introduces incremental enhancements to the language and tools-platform that further it’s usefulness to the developer. These include named union type fields, extensions to array slicing, an improvement to LINQ-style methods in the form of type-inference, better support for C# extension members, and enhancements in the support of constants in attributes and literal expressions.
See this post on the
If you have not yet explored the F# language I would encourage you to check it out. It is a great tool to have in your kit.