Posts in UWP

June 2, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Toolkits, Toolkits, Toolkits!

By Windows Apps Team

As a UWP developer, you have many options to help build your application quickly and In fact, there are so many options that you may feel like you can choose only Luckily, that’s not the case, and many toolkits complement… Read more

May 25, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

UWP and the evolution of touch development

By Windows Apps Team

How is programming for touch development on the Universal Windows Platform (UWP) different from mouse and keyboard development in Windows Forms? This post will cover some of the subtle differences between the two and how to use the most advanced… Read more

May 19, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Introducing XAML Standard and .NET Standard 2.0

By Windows Apps Team

XAML Standard We are pleased to announce XAML Standard, which is a standards-based effort to unify XAML dialects across XAML based technologies such as UWP and XAML Standard is a specification that defines a standard XAML With that vocabulary, frameworks… Read more

May 17, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Announcing Microsoft Build Tour 2017

By Pete Brown

Figure 1 Sign-up at On the heels of the Build conferences these last few years, we have had the pleasure of meeting thousands of developers around the Their feedback and technical insight has helped us to continue the tradition and… Read more

May 16, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Announcing Windows Template Studio

By Michael Crump and Clint Rutkas

Today, we are pleased to announce the next evolution in your File → New Universal Windows Platform app in Visual Studio - Windows Template Windows Template Studio addresses a top community ask in our developer survey to make it easier… Read more

May 16, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Announcing Project Rome iOS SDK

By Carmen Forsmann

Project Rome is a platform for enabling seamless cross-device and cross-platform The philosophy behind Project Rome is App experiences shouldn’t be tied to a single device any more than data should be tied to a single Your apps, like your… Read more