Posts in open source

IoT, PC

Using SQLite databases in UWP apps

By Gautam Kanumuru

For many developers, SQLite has become the preferred client-side technology for data It is a server-less, embedded, open-source database engine that satisfies most local data access There are numerous advantages that come with its use, many of which are explained… Read more

PC

Symlinks in Windows 10!

By Yosef Durr

Overview Symlinks, or symbolic links, are "virtual" files or folders which reference a physical file or folder located elsewhere, and are an important feature built in to many operating systems, including Linux and The Windows’ NTFS file system has supported… Read more

IoT, PC

Dev Projects for the Long Weekend

By Windows Apps Team

Find your favorite chair, kick your feet up and grab yourself a cup of It’s finally time to pick up some of the dev projects you’ve been eyeballing from behind the hazy fog of pre-vacation For the long weekend, we’ve… Read more

PC

Announcing UWP Community Toolkit 1.1

By Giorgio Sardo

& Today we are releasing the first update to the UWP Community To see the updates, first: Get started with UWP Community Toolkit Install the UWP Community Toolkit Sample App directly from the Windows Store Read the documentation In under… Read more

PC

UWP Hosted Web App on Xbox One (App Dev on Xbox series)

By Windows Apps Team

& For the fourth installment in the series, we are open sourcing yet another sample app: South Ridge Video, an open source video app developed as a hosted web application built with and hosted on a web South Ridge can… Read more

IoT, PC, Windows Mixed Reality

Introducing the UWP Community Toolkit

By Giorgio Sardo

Recently, we released the Windows Anniversary Update and a new Windows Software Developer Kit (SDK) for Windows 10 containing tools, app templates, platform controls, Windows Runtime APIs, emulators and much more, to help create innovative and compelling Universal Windows Today,… Read more