The Weeks Top LinksHere are some of the most notable links from the week:
- Tip 247 – Creating custom bindings for Azure Functions via Azure Tips and Tricks
- It’s time for you to install Windows Terminal via Scott Hanselman
- AZ-303 Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies Certification Exam (New in 2020!) via Chris Pietschmann
- AZ-304 Microsoft Azure Architect Design Certification Exam (New in 2020!) via Chris Pietschmann
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