Posts in UWP

PC

Lumia Imaging SDK 3.0 now available with UWP support

By Clint Rutkas

Lumia Imaging SDK, a popular toolset that Microsoft also internally uses to implement some of its imaging apps, has been updated to version Previous versions of the SDK have already powered applications with a total of over 100 million downloads… Read more

IoT

What’s next for Windows 10 IoT Core

By Steve Teixeira

Back in early August I was pleased to announce the Windows Insider release of Windows 10 IoT Core, a version of Windows 10 targeted towards small, embedded devices that may or may not have screens, and the response from you has… Read more

PC

Initial preview of Silverlight bridge to UWP

By Clint Rutkas

Today marks the initial release of ’s Silverlight bridge, which helps Windows Phone Silverlight app developers bring their WP Silverlight apps to the Windows 10 Universal Windows Platform (UWP). Announced at Build 2015, the bridge is free and directly integrates… Read more

IoT, PC

Learn about the samples for Universal Windows Platform

By Windows Apps Team

One way to learn app development for the Universal Windows Platform (UWP) is by taking advantage of the extensive and growing samples collection on You can use these samples to learn about specific UWP features and APIs and as a… Read more

PC

Dynamically detecting features with API contracts (10 by 10)

By Clint Rutkas

Brent Rector, a principal program manager on Windows helped write this The Universal Windows Platform (UWP) allows you to write your app once and target multiple device families, while also taking advantage of new APIs introduced on later versions of… Read more

PC

Use inking and speech to support natural input (10 by 10)

By Rajen Kishna

With Windows 10, it’s now easier than ever to support natural input in your apps and today we’d like to highlight using inking and speech to interact more naturally with your Digital inking with DirectInk Despite the introduction and evolution… Read more

PC

New sensor features in Windows 10

By Windows Apps Team

This blog was written by Rinku Sreedhar, Senior Program Manager In Windows 10 we added multiple new sensor features, innovations and In my previous blog, I talked about the new contextual sensing features like activity sensors, pedometers, barometer and proximity… Read more

PC

Update to Developer’s Guide to Windows 10 video series

By Windows Apps Team

What better way to get up to speed with building Universal Windows apps than to immerse yourself in the updated Microsoft Virtual Academy training course, the Developer’s Guide to Windows 10, led by Andy Wigley and Shen This newly updated… Read more