Catch up on October’s most-read stories on MSN

By Steve Clarke

The Microsoft News team has a mission to keep the world informed, with nearly half a billion people coming to MSN and Microsoft Edge every month to find out what’s going on around the Each day, Microsoft News editors work… Read more

XAML Islands – A deep dive – Part 2

By Alexandre Chohfi

Welcome to the 2nd post of our Xaml Islands deep dive adventure! On the first blog post, we talked a little bit about the history of this amazing feature, how the Xaml Islands infrastructure works and how to use it,… Read more

Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18277

By Dona Sarkar

UPDATE 11/13: We have released Cumulative Update Build (KB4470200) to Windows Insiders in the Fast This Cumulative Update contains the following fixes/changes: We're putting an update block for this build in place for a small number of PCs that use… Read more

Windows 10 SDK Preview Build 18272 available now!

By Clint Rutkas

Today, we released a new Windows 10 Preview Build of the SDK to be used in conjunction with Windows 10 Insider Preview (Build 18272 or greater). The Preview SDK Build 18272 contains bug fixes and under development changes to the API surface… Read more

XAML Islands – A deep dive – Part 1

By Alexandre Chohfi

XAML Islands is a technology that enables Windows developers to use new pieces of UI from the Universal Windows Platform (UWP) on their existing Win32 Applications, including Windows Forms and WPF This allows them to gradually modernize their apps at… Read more

Welcome to Mixer Season 2

By Athima Chansanchai

Our friends at Mixer have announced Mixer Season 2, the next major evolution of Microsoft’s interactive livestreaming At its core, Mixer is a place where community comes first, so Season 2 covers new investments in innovation that ensure the community… Read more

Announcing Windows Community Toolkit v5.0

By Nikola Metulev

I’m excited to announce the next major update of the Windows Community Toolkit, version This update introduces the new WindowsXamlHost control built on top of the new XAML Islands APIs to simplify adding built-in or custom UWP control to a… Read more

Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18272

By Dona Sarkar

Hello Windows Insiders! Today, we are releasing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18272 (19H1) to Windows Insiders in the Fast To help Insiders get started with the latest 19H1 builds, we’re also making the ISOs for Build 18272 available today… Read more