http://ch9northcentralus.blob.core.windows.net/mfupload/61254412ebc74bd484aaa69801639541/20161007TWC9.mp4 This week on Channel 9, Mark and Nikola discuss the week’s top developer news, including; [00:21] 2 year anniversary of the #WindowsInsiders program [Jen Gentleman] [01:24] Connect(); //2016 November 16-17 [02:06] Announcing Visual Studio “15” Preview 5 [John Montgomery], Release Notes [03:02] Just released – Windows developer virtual machines – September 2016 build [Clint… Read More


http://ch9northcentralus.blob.core.windows.net/mfupload/db88b220451d45b5a89ea68f01316ba6/UWPCommunityToolkit.mp4 The UWP Community Toolkit is a collection of helper functions, custom controls, and app services. It simplifies and demonstrates common developer tasks building UWP apps for Windows 10. To view the source code and contribute to the community, go to http://aka.ms/UWPCommunityToolkit. To read more details about the latest update, check out this blog post.… Read More


http://ch9northcentralus.blob.core.windows.net/mfupload/a81db5ecffac4f348b0ea68f014a1817/MediaPlaybackUWPonXbox.mp4 South Ridge is a sample app that demonstrates media playback in your UWP app for desktop, mobile, and Xbox One. Learn more about UWP apps on Xbox at http://aka.ms/XboxAppDev and read more details about media playback in this blog post. Source link… Read More


http://ch9northcentralus.blob.core.windows.net/mfupload/41cc68c9a4784031b77ca689003cb9fa/BackgroundAudioInUWP.mp4 Backdrop is a sample app that demonstrates how to use background audio in your UWP app for desktop, mobile, and Xbox One. Built with Xamarin, it can also run on Apple TV. Learn more about UWP apps on Xbox at http://aka.ms/XboxAppDev. Read more details about background audio in this blog post. Source link… Read More


http://ch9northcentralus.blob.core.windows.net/mfupload/4fa277c9248c4c2eaa83a66b0182c377/UsingInk.mp4 The Coloring Book app sample demonstrates Windows Ink, a natural and creative way for users to interact with a Universal Windows Platform app. Learn more about using Ink in your app at http://aka.ms/WindowsInkSample. For full source code to the Coloring Book sample, go to https://github.com/Microsoft/Windows-appsample-coloringbook Source link… Read More


http://ch9northcentralus.blob.core.windows.net/mfupload/e78c66676ab74d43b1a4a66d011ad9bb/InAppPurchases.mp4 In-app purchases help you monetize your app by enticing users with new and fresh content. This video will explain how to include and test in-app purchases using the Windows.Services.Store namespace. Learn more about monetizing your app at http://aka.ms/MonetizeYourApp. For full source code to the Coloring Book sample, go to https://github.com/Microsoft/Windows-appsample-coloringbook Source link… Read More


Ratish Philip, whom we’ve highlighted before Adding a modern spark to your WPF apps, with WPFSpark, is back! This time with a very cool set of controls and helper classes for anyone doing UWP dev with Windows.UI.Composition. ratishphilip/CompositionProToolkit Collection of Helper classes and controls (using Win2d) for Windows.UI.Composition Table of Contents Installing from NuGet CompositionProToolkit… Read More


http://ch9northcentralus.blob.core.windows.net/mfupload/33be4e1b214d4b67a8e4a68101744e3b/UWPforXboxWithUnity.mp4 In this video, you’ll learn about Atmosphere, a sample weather app that combines the Windows 10 UWP SDK with the Unity engine for rendering 3D graphics. You can read complete details about the sample in this blog post. You can get more information about creating UWP apps for Xbox at http://aka.ms/XboxAppDev. Source link… Read More


Have you been dreaming of building the next great app for your Xbox One? Always wanted to build an app for your gaming console? Do you see the big black or white box, hooked up to that big screen and wish you could run your app there? Now you can! UWP apps on Xbox Whether… Read More


http://ch9northcentralus.blob.core.windows.net/mfupload/c431b57ef1df4bfe8c26a67c01146de8/OptimizingForXbox.mp4 This video outlines the top 7 best practices for optimizing your UWP app for the Xbox. Read more details in this blog post. Source link… Read More