What is .Net?
The .NET Framework (pronounced dot net) is a software framework developed by Microsoft that runs primarily on Microsoft Windows. It includes a large library and provides language interoperability (each language can use code written in other languages) across several programming languages. In other words we can say that .NET Framework is a technology that supports building and running the next generation of applications and XML Web services.
What kind of applications are developed using .Net Framework?
Windows GUI applications
XML web services
What was the recent update made to .NET by Microsoft?
November 2015, Microsoft has made the .NET development framework as opensource resource. Since then, the developers around the world are downloading and using it at free of cost.