The Xbox Summer Update Starts Rolling Out
July 28, 2016 Building Apps for Windows

Adding color to your design

By Michael Crump

What is your favorite color? Most of us have been asked this question for as long as we can And for most of us, this… Read more

July 22, 2016 Building Apps for Windows

Updates in Dev Center analytics

By Windows Apps Team

Through our developer forums and our Dev Center feedback channels, we receive a ton of great ideas about what you’d like the engineering teams to… Read more

July 22, 2016 Building Apps for Windows

Fun with the Windows Subsystem for Linux

By Pete Brown

At Build 2016, Microsoft introduced to the world the Windows Subsystem for Linux (Beta) [WSL], which enables developers to run native Ubuntu user-mode console binaries… Read more

July 20, 2016 Building Apps for Windows

What is app attribution?

By Windows Apps Team

Mobile app attribution, different from traditional online attribution which uses things like cookies or pixel tags, is the method of measuring a user’s activities on… Read more

July 20, 2016 Building Apps for Windows

Building Secure Apps for Windows IoT Core

By Windows Apps Team

Secure communication in the cloud normally involves the following: Data encryption: hiding what is sent Data integrity: protecting data from being tampered with Authentication: validating… Read more