Posts in API

September 21, 2016 Mobile, PC, Tablet

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

September 8, 2016 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

August 31, 2016 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Helpshift releases Windows SDK

By Windows Apps Team

In-app customer service provider Helpshift just announced a Windows version of their Helpshift has reinvented the customer service industry by deflecting customer service requests away from traditional phone and email channels towards in-app self-service Helpshift’s SDK functionality includes searchable FAQs,… Read more

August 29, 2016 Mobile, PC, Tablet

New Dev Center Capabilities

By Bernardo Zamora

Dev Center continuously adds more options to enable you to monetize and promote your apps and games, and to streamline new submissions or analyze app This month, Dev Center adds new capabilities that further this vision, including: Submit apps and… Read more

August 23, 2016 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Announcing the “App Dev on Xbox” live event

By Nikola Metulev

Windows 10 Anniversary Update was released earlier this month and became instantly available to all existing Windows 10 devices, including PCs, phones, Xbox Ones, IoT boards and more - upwards of 350 million Immediately following the update, the Windows 10… Read more

August 16, 2016 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Creating a Custom Ruler with DirectInk

By Mike Taulty

The Windows 10 Anniversary Update comes with a great set of enhancements to digital ink for both the user and Along with gaining knowledge from general inking resources, you will finish this post knowing how to create a custom ruler… Read more