Category Archives: Musings

Universal Windows Platform app development resources

A client recently (as in a couple of minutes ago) asked me about resources for building apps on the Universal Windows Platform. For your reading pleasure, here’s the list I quickly compiled (thank you BING):

Overview: https://msdn.microsoft.com/app-development-msdn#universal

Windows Dev Center: https://dev.windows.com/en-us/

Get started with Windows apps: https://dev.windows.com/en-us/getstarted

UWP platform guide: https://msdn.microsoft.com/library/windows/apps/dn894631.aspx

Microsoft Virtual Academy free training on mobile development: http://www.microsoftvirtualacademy.com/training-topics/mobile-app-development

UWP code samples: https://dev.windows.com/en-us/samples

Dev Center developer programs: https://dev.windows.com/en-us/programs

How-to guides for Windows 10 apps: https://msdn.microsoft.com/library/windows/apps/xaml/mt244352.aspx

Move from iOS to UWP: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/xaml/mt238320.aspx

Enjoy!
–bliz

One more thing . . .

Just overhead this over the airport PA system, for about the 20th time this afternoon: “One more thing. I’d like to tell everyone that this is a completely full flight.”

Really? How long has it been since a flight hasn’t been booked completely full?