Microsoft announced a new CTO this week. Scott will drive strategic, cross-company initiatives to maximize Microsoft’s impact with members and customers.
Ed Charbeneau hosted Scott Hunter (Director of Program Management for the .NET Platform) on his podcast. They talk about all things .NET Core 2 and help answer the crucial question, "When should you move production projects to .NET Core?".
From MSDN, here is a blog post highlighting some significant changes that were made in the .NET 4.6.x garbage collector (GC).