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Windows 10 SDK Preview Build 14965 Released

By Clint Rutkas

Today, we released a new Windows 10 Anniversary SDK Preview to be used in conjunction with Windows 10 Insider Preview (Build 14965 or greater). The Preview SDK is a pre-release and cannot be used in a production Please only install the SDK… Read more

PC

Kinect demo code and new driver for UWP now available

By Yin Li

Here’s a little memory test: Do you recall this blog, which posted back in May and promised to soon begin integrating Kinect for Windows into the Universal Windows Platform? Of course you do! Now we are pleased to announce two… Read more

PC

New Windows Store submission API capabilities

By Bernardo Zamora

The Windows Store submission API was launched earlier this year, enabling you to automate app, IAP durables and consumables, and package flights publishing through a REST Using the submission API helps speed up publishing, automate release management and reduce publishing This… Read more

PC

UWP Hosted Web App on Xbox One (App Dev on Xbox series)

By Windows Apps Team

& For the fourth installment in the series, we are open sourcing yet another sample app: South Ridge Video, an open source video app developed as a hosted web application built with and hosted on a web South Ridge can… Read more

PC

MIDI Enhancements in Windows 10

By Pete Brown

As Windows 10 evolves, we are continuing to build in support for musician-focused Let’s take a look at Windows has had built-in MIDI support going back to the 16-bit Since then, most MIDI interfaces have moved to USB and our… Read more

PC

Smooth Interaction and Motion with the Visual Layer

By Michael Crump

The Composition APIs come with a robust animation engine that provides quick and fluid motion running in a separate process from your Universal Windows Platform (UWP) This provides a consistent 60 frames per second when running your app on an… Read more

IoT

Device to Device Communication with Azure IoT Hub

By Divya Mahadevan

We’ve already seen how to get your devices to send data to the In most cases, the data is then processed by various Azure However, in some cases the cloud is nothing more than a means of communication between two… Read more