Technical Writing
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May 9, 2019

For the past few months, the team has been working to develop a seamless identity management service to easily manage user identities at scale in Visual Studio App Center. Today, we’re really excited to launch App Center Auth in early preview!


August 13, 2019

We shipped App Center Auth in early preview on May 7, 2019, and have been co-designing new features with our users since then to build an identity management solution that we hope you’ll love.

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June 26, 2019

We shipped App Center Auth in early preview on May 7, and it’s been an exciting month and a half since our launch! During this time we’ve actively engaged with our developers and rolled out a couple of product improvements based on your feedback.

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November 26, 2019

We’re excited to announce the launch of a daily digest for crashes in Visual Studio App Center! This bite-sized email gives you a single view of your daily activity of new crash groups.

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January 16, 2019

Starting today, you can get started with your transition from HockeyApp to App Center through the side-by-side experience. We’ll also update you with details on completing your migration to App Center in March 2019 to enable all of our users to complete moving over all apps by November 16, 2019.


December 7, 2018

On Nov 26, 2018, the npm security team removed `flatmap-stream` from the popular `event-stream@3.3.6` package. In late September, `flatmap-stream` had been added as a dependency in an apparent attempt to attack the `ps-tree` package running in copay, a cryptocurrency wallet. 


May 22, 2018

We’re excited to announce the launch of build status notifications for Visual Studio App Center! Based on your feedback, we know some of you are customizing your build definitions to notify your team about the build status.

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October 24, 2017

I’m Amanda, and I’m passionate about optimization, making processes more efficient, and building apps that improve the world. I’m always looking for ways to save time, whether it’s in personal projects or in my work as a App Center Program Manager, where I spend my days building technology that helps developers deliver better apps faster.