Using Akka.NET from your ASP.NET core application

ASP.NET Core is a great web framework. Now that RC2 is out I can recommend you take a look at it. The tooling is much more solid now and the API is looking stable as well.

One of the things I've been meaning to try for weeks now is to use actors in my ASP.NET Core application. So here it goes. <!-- more -->

project.json is going away and it's a good thing

During the last community standup of the ASP.NET core team Damien announced that project.json is going away. This spurred a discussion on twitter that left me with the feeling that this is a bad thing.

I think my fellow tweeps are wrong on this matter and here's why.