The first preview of .NET 8 is out! While this LTS is still 9 months away from the final release - .NET 8 got a few exciting features.
To try it out - install .NET 8 Preview 1. And remember, that will not disturb your existing SDK installations.
Here are your ultimate resources to read about the new changes. I will try to publish my notes about these blogs in the upcoming days too.
What’s new in .NET 8
Announcing .NET Preview 1
Announcing .NET 8 Preview 1 - .NET Blog
.NET 8 Preview 1 introduces a roadmap for the year ahead, native AOT compilation, enhanced container and Linux support, and significant performance improvements.
ASP.NET Core updates
ASP.NET Core updates in .NET 8 Preview 1 - .NET Blog
.NET 8 Preview 1 is now available! Check out what's new in ASP.NET Core in this update and learn about the roadmap for ASP.NET Core in .NET 8.
And lastly, EF Core 8 Preview
EF Core 8 Preview 1: Raw, lazy, and on-time - .NET Blog
Announcing Entity Framework Core 8 (EF8)Preview 1 with raw SQL queries, lazy-loading, DateOnly/TimeOnly and more!
And a few fantastic Youtube videos < I will keep adding more videos>