Posts in Apps

October 24, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Analytic reports improvements within Dev Center

By Dev Center Team

As part of our continuous effort to deliver insights to you that help make key business decisions about your apps easier, the Dev Center team is excited to announce a few updates to analytic Review insight categories On your Reviews report, the new Review insights feature uses machine learning to classify new app reviews,… Read more

August 31, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Cognitive Toolkit Model Evaluation in UWP

By Artur Laksberg and Venkat Yalla

We are excited to share with you that Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit (CNTK) has added support for model evaluation on UWP This means you can harness the power of deep learning in your Windows apps delivered via the Windows Store! Read… Read more

August 31, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Best practices for using video ads in Windows apps

By Anusha Subramanian

Interstitial videos are a highly engaging ad format that, if used right, have much higher monetization potential as compared to more traditional ad Interstitial videos are typically 15-60 seconds long and take up the full screen space, getting the user… Read more

August 1, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Configure your app to start at log-in

By Andrew Whitechapel

For a long time, desktop PC users have been able to configure Win32 apps to start at startup or user This has also been possible for Desktop Bridge apps since the Windows 10 Anniversary Update (). We've now extended this… Read more

July 28, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

How to Restart your App Programmatically

By Andrew Whitechapel

For some apps (especially games) it is not uncommon for the app to get into a state where it needs to restart – perhaps after a license update, after installing downloadable content, its caches have become corrupt or unwieldy, or… Read more