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Mixed reality is better than ever and is deeply integrated in the Windows 10 experience. Learn how to take advantage of this in your apps.

Learn about how the Store, DevCenter and analytics can bring your apps to the next level to reach unprecedented revenue and user reach.

Games, Games Games! Watch the sessions and see the slides on several different topic areas that help you build better games for UWP.

Natural User Interaction has never been better in Windows, get the most out of Windows Ink and Surface Dial.

Windows 10 is home for developers! New tools, templates and CLI to boost productivity while loving the experience even more.

Discover 20,000 new APIs in .NET Standard 2.0, learn about the future in XAML Standard and explore the UWP App Platform.

Learn about Cortana Skills, Bots, Microsoft AI and more in this intelligent playlist.

See how you can bring your users on a fluid and continuous journey across devices using Project Rome and the Microsoft Graph.

From database management to the latest Azure tools, here is everything enterprise and ISV developers need to know.

Tips, tricks and timely updates to help you build savvy, sophisticated artificial intelligence.

Learn more about how Light, Depth, Motion, Material and Scale are the core componentents of Microsoft's new design system.

The OpenType font format has been extended with an exciting new technology, OpenType Font Variations. An OpenType variable font is a single font that can behave like many separate fonts by supporting continuous variation between different designs defined in the font.

In this session, learn about IoT Studio, the Visual Studio extension that makes it simple to write applications that interact with Open Connectivity Foundation (OCF) compliant devices without having to understand and deal with the nuances of the IoTivity framework. For those unfamiliar, IoTivity is a cross-platform, open source software framework enabling seamless device-to-device connectivity regardless of manufacturer, operating system, chipset, or physical transport.

Come and learn how TeamViewer leveraged new innovations like UWP and Desktop Bridge so you can benefit and accelerate your digital transformation.

Making it easier to modernize your codebase with .NET Standard 2.0 and XAML Standard 1.0 #MSBuild https://t.co/W6Iv6mqbRt

The best damn dev box" ever keeps getting better. @Ubuntu, @Fedora, and @SUSE - all running on Windows 10. #MSBuild https://t.co/kXSMEMcPTO

This session shows how IT pros can use the log analytics, big data querying, and machine learning capabilities in these solutions to easily do deep mining and advanced analysis of telemetry.

Entity Framework (EF) Core is a lightweight, extensible, and cross-platform version of the popular Entity Framework data access technology. In this demo-filled session we look at what’s new in EF Core and what the team has planned for upcoming releases.

Xamarin.Forms allows you to build a native UI for three platforms with one shared C# codebase. Simply put, if you know C# then you're ready to build iOS, Android, and Windows apps with more platforms on the horizon.

In this Channel 9 Live session we meet with Clint Rutkas, Michael Crump, and Matt Lacey to discuss the latest updates on Windows. To find out more about Windows Template Studio, head to https://aka.ms

Take a look at how devs can leverage the Microsoft Graph to build intelligence directly into apps. #MSBuild https://t.co/sX0lk5I0H4

Prettier, smoother applications on more devices, automatically. Building mixed reality experiences for Windows 10 usually requires 3D content. This session shows developers how to optimize their content for Microsoft HoloLens and other form factors.

Improvements to Windows 10 with Fluent Design System enable you to navigate ALL of Windows, using only a pen. #WindowsInk #MSBuild https://t.co/bsGWErxP01

In this session, find out the latest Build 2017 updates from Miguel de Icaza, Joseph Hill, James Montemagno, and Mikayla Hutchinson.

Create engaging experiences with the Microsoft Fluent Design System. #MSBuild https://t.co/3SexS3r4LV

Developers can leverage Microsoft Graph to create systems of intelligence that fundamentally change the future & culture of work. #MSBuild https://t.co/IopvjF7qza

We’re back! With C# 7.0 and Visual Studio 2017 just recently shipped, we paint the big picture: let’s lay out where the C# language and tooling experience is headed, and show early glimpses of what we’re currently working on.

This session focuses on the amazing innovations developers can and should be taking advantage of in Windows Server 2016 along with a preview of future innovation coming to Windows Server.

This video shows how IT pros can use the log analytics, big data querying, and machine learning capabilities in these solutions to easily do deep mining and advanced analysis of telemetry.

Rock lobster. #MSBuild https://t.co/49XlJYvIll

Imagine how you can build a whole new generation of conversational AI applications" @harryshum #MSBuild https://t.co/TaZiYusmqz

Take your .NET code wherever it needs to go. #MSBuild https://t.co/krAl92Kozr

Whether your app is free or not, you can sell content, other apps, or new app functionality (such as unlocking the next level of a game) from right within your desktop application.

Bash on Windows 10 now supports Fedora and SuSE!

We show you how to use the U-SQL extensibility model to give you access to Python and R and to run Scala from within U-SQL.

Windows 10 and Windows as a service (WaaS) enable significantly shorter product cycles while maintaining high quality and an innovative community-centric approach to app development.

In this demo-filled session we look at what’s new in EF Core and what the team has planned for upcoming releases.

This session is a high-level overview of the new Identity features and how they fit with each other.

Mapping technologies in Windows 10 provide you with a number of different tools to make your app stand out—from rich street maps that work offline, to stunning Aerial 3D and street-side imagery, to flexible capabilities that make data analysis really shine. In this Quick Start Challenge, you’ll learn how to get started with Maps and leverage its best features in your UWP app.

The Universal Windows Platform (UWP) is a common application platform for creating apps that seamlessly target Windows, Windows Phone, and Xbox platforms. In this Quick Start Challenge, you will learn how to create a simple XAML/C++ Windows app using Visual Studio 2015. C++ is one of the most portable languages in the industry today. Coupled with XAML, a powerful mark-up language, you can build a great app with very little code!

Learn how to use ASP.NET Core in Azure Service Fabric to host scalable, highly-available web applications and HTTP services.

In this video, the Windows Accessibility PM lead provides an overview of recent investments designed to make Windows 10 more usable for people with disabilities and to make it easier for developers to create accessible experiences. Hear about the Windows’ accessibility vision and features that are coming to market later in 2017. Learn how developers can create accessible experiences and where to go for additional information and support.

Windows Mixed Reality spans AR, VR, and holograms and can target PCs, consoles, and fully self-contained holographic computers. #MSBuild https://t.co/nMX6VLc8zX

Take your .NET code wherever it needs to go. #MSBuild https://t.co/krAl92Kozr

The Microsoft Bot Framework is your ticket to 140 million monthly Cortana users. #MSBuild https://t.co/vGpojHreSx

At Build 2017 last week, the Windows Store announced new capabilities to reach more customers, improve your productivity and promote and monetize your apps and games, including: Offering your games to Xbox One users Updating your Store listings faster via import/export Releasing new games or apps using private beta, targeting a limited audience Navigating Dev Center faster [...]

Windows Ink is about transforming the way we think about computers, from a tool that is great at getting things done, to one that harnesses your personality and your emotions into the things you create. It's about bringing back the human aspects that a mouse and keyboard (and even touch) cannot express fully, it's about [...]

You just recovered from a major site outage. Luckily, the impact was low - but what you think caused the problem is still just a theory. Learn how Microsoft Pu...

This session offers an intro into how to implement SSO in Office add-ins.

UrhoSharp is a code-first, cross-platform 3D and 2D game framework that's easy to integrate into your C# and F# apps. Come learn how to add UrhoSharp to your app, work with its scene graph and component model, and develop real-world interactions using Microsoft HoloLens.

Whether your app is free or not, you can sell content, other apps, or new app functionality from right within your desktop application.

C# 7.0 and Visual Studio 2017 just recently shipped. Let’s lay out where the C# language and tooling experience is headed, and show early glimpses of what we’re currently working on.

One challenge faced by almost every Hadoop user is how to enable the near-time BI capability during the data volume grows. Here comes Kylin.

This session explores two bridging technologies which enable UWP apps on Windows desktop to interact with peripherals used in retail environments.

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 Xamarin.Forms. XAML Standard is a specification that defines a standard XAML vocabulary. With that vocabulary, frameworks that support XAML Standard can share common XAML-based UI definitions.

Say hello to the broadest set of developer services for AI in the industry. #MSBuild https://t.co/paTW0sCCFX

Here's an example of Windows Mixed Reality in action. What will you create? #MSBuild https://t.co/pfv1cCb8h2

eCommerce has grown significantly over the past few years and Microsoft is ready to help online businesses grow even faster. We are introducing the Windows/Microsoft Edge Payment Request API with the release of the Creators Update. Customers using Edge, apps, or bots will now be able to store their payment information with Microsoft and use those payment instruments to complete payment requests.

The Creator’s Update brings new InkAnalysis APIs, allowing the user to ink naturally and enabling the system to recognize handwriting, shapes, document structure, lists, and more.

Experience Design (Xd) is new powerful UI/X design and prototyping tool from Adobe. See how important it is to create captivating and engaging app UI for your next app. Adobe Xd has built in UWP templates to get you started quickly and accurately.

Visual Studio for Mac enables web and cloud developers on macOS to build applications using .NET Core.

Windows Server 2016 is the most advanced server platform ever build. Learn more in about the new features.

R Tools for Visual Studio is a new, open source and free tool for R users built on top of the powerful Visual Studio IDE.

Learn about Microsoft Cognitive Services Speech APIs - Bing Speech, Customer Speech Service and Speaker Recognition

Windows 10 platform improvements make it easy to use the Universal Windows deployment technology for apps and migrate them to the UWP.

Sylvia Okafor shows you how to develop Office add-ins with command-line tools.

This session provides an overview of the methods for running in the background on a scenario-by-scenario basis. Scenarios include Media Playback, Media Capture, Location Tracking, Bluetooth, Media Processing and others running in the background. We also cover how enterprises can enable and control background activity via MDM/Group Policy for the apps used in their enterprise.

Improvements to Windows 10 with Fluent Design System enable you to navigate ALL of Windows, using only a pen. #WindowsInk #MSBuild https://t.co/bsGWErxP01

Ready for Cortana? 140 million monthly Cortana users are ready for you. #MSBuild https://t.co/xO7WLD3MhK

Anyone following the excitement around virtual reality and augmented reality over the past year is aware of the anticipation surrounding Microsoft's new Windows Mixed Reality headsets. You understand that a rapidly expanding mixed reality market is just waiting for developers like you to get involved.

Making it easier to modernize your codebase with .NET Standard 2.0 and XAML Standard 1.0 #MSBuild https://t.co/W6Iv6mqbRt

In this talk we discuss Microsoft’s experience in using the data analyzed with the IoT hub to manage our own campus equipment live in Microsoft building 19.

The App Model for any OS includes everything in the app lifecycle from packaging and deployment to background execution to communication/sharing to the notification system and finally uninstalling the app.

In this video Donovan Brown shows you how to use the new Continuous Delivery Extension for Visual Studio to build a complete CI/CD pipeline in Visual Studio Team Service and deploy to Azure.

Microsoft Pulse leveraged the Azure stack to enable hundreds of thousands of users to provide real-time feedback.

Take a look at how devs can leverage the Microsoft Graph to build intelligence directly into apps. #MSBuild https://t.co/sX0lk5I0H4

XAML offers many building blocks for enabling commanding and navigation experiences in your app. SplitViews, command bars, menus, and pivots are just some of the building blocks you can use to create great tailored experiences that work well across all screens, devices, and input types.

Overview Recently there has been a dramatic shift in the way users use their devices. Rather than substituting new devices, users are using additional form factors like phones and tablets, alongside their PCs; many consumers live in a heterogeneous environment (interact with multiple platforms). In the past, form factor drove distinct types of behavior differences [...]

For the first time ever, our customers will be able to experience the Windows they know with all the apps, and peripherals they require, on a mobile, power efficient, always-connected cellular PC. Watch to learn more and see Windows PCs running on Qualcomm Snapdragon processors.

SOLIDWORKS offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data. During this session, SOLIDWORKS illustrates their integration with Ink Analysis APIs to show how users can use the pen to create the basis for their 3D designs more naturally and without the need to pre-identify which shapes they want to draw.

Come meet a developer who has been on the front line of Microsoft platform game development for nearly a decade, from Win32, to Xbox, and now the Windows Store. Get insights into how UWP games have ev

In this video Donovan Brown shows you how to use Team Services to build a complete CI/CD pipeline and deploy to Docker.

Games are the most popular and most lucrative type of app you can build today, but are often the most complex to get right.

In this Channel 9 Live session, find out more about Windows Subsystem for Linux/

Xamarin.Forms allows you to build a native UI for three platforms with one shared C# codebase.

How to enable crash reporting and analyze crash data for your UWP app through the new Windows Crash beacon in Visual Studio Mobile.

This session is a high-level overview of the new Identity features and how they fit with each other.

Learn how to build solutions with Actionable Messages in Microsoft Outlook.

In this session, we'll show you how easy it is to use familiar technologies like XAML and C# to create apps that bring Fluent Design to life on Windows 10 across a range of devices and inputs.

Learn how to use the Microsoft Graph JS SDK to build your next integration with Office 365 with JS, TypeScript, and Node.js.

Whether your app is free or not, you can sell content, other apps, or new app functionality from right within your desktop application.

In this session, we drill down in more detail on the individual APIs, and how you can use them to profile and debug your apps, including: resource usage (memory, CPU, disk) and execution state transitions (running, suspending, suspended, terminated).

Microsoft Fluent Design System is the biggest and best in the development of Microsoft's look-and-feel for Windows.

Mixed reality opens up new ways of interacting with the world and working with each other. In this session, we'll describe how we took a traditional analog business process and found new opportunities to deliver value to the national security and public safety community with the Microsoft HoloLens.

Say hello to the broadest set of developer services for AI in the industry. #MSBuild https://t.co/paTW0sCCFX

Take your .NET code wherever it needs to go. Learn more at: http://wndw.ms/wAfGqV

Project Rome is a platform for enabling seamless cross-device and cross-platform experiences. The philosophy behind Project Rome is simple. App experiences shouldn't be tied to a single device any more than data should be tied to a single device. Your apps, like your data, should travel with you.

In this second part, we show you how to provision Azure resources using Hashicorp's Terraform tool.

In this session, we discuss what PWAs are, how they can be integrated into the development process of modern websites, the advantages and disadvantages of PWAs vs. native development, and what opportunities they present when installed alongside native apps in Windows.

In this session, learn what Windows offers to help you update your application to render properly in both high DPI and changing-DPI scenarios.

Get ready to hit the ground running in this fast-faced, demo-heavy talk that will take you through some of our long-standing favorite tips and tricks, as well as introduce you to some of the new productivity features in Visual Studio 2017.

With Windows 10 Creators Update, you can finally bring the convenience and efficiency of SVG images to your Windows app.

Messaging is a key component of any cloud application. Building on the success of open protocols such as AMQP we have continued the open source approach with our clients as well. Find out how OSS makes an impact on PaaS and gives customers a stake in how the service goes to market.

In this session, we develop a simple machine learning solution to demonstrate end-to-end workflow with compute and web nodes of Microsoft R Server stand-alone version.

Imagine how you can build a whole new generation of conversational AI applications" @harryshum #MSBuild https://t.co/TaZiYusmqz

Spring 2016, Merck’s Applied Technology Team asked Infusion to review some use-cases that they had identified for Immersive Technology. They were curious about our understanding of the hardware market for these devices.

Learn about the exciting new features in Dev Center that provide you the ability to maximize user acquisition app revenue through conditional targeting of deals and discounts to a subset of users.

In this session, we examine the whole surface of the new app diagnostic APIs, how the API hierarchy models the kernel and platform runtime functionality, and what’s here in the Creators Update and coming in the next release. We also walk through building a UWP version of Task Manager.

The Windows 10 Creators Update will enable desktop app developers to provide a smooth user transition from the previous desktop app to the store version

Games are the most popular and most lucrative type of app you can build today, but are often the most complex to get right.

In this Quick Start Challenge, you'll experience the familiarity of development tools in the powerful Windows environment. Learn how to use Bash on Ubuntu on Windows to check out projects from GitHub, then build and run the Linux version locally, tail’ing and grep’ing the logs while it runs.

R Tools for Visual Studio is a new, open source and free tool for R users built on top of the powerful Visual Studio IDE.

The Windows Bridge for iOS is a Microsoft open-source project that provides an Objective-C development environment for Visual Studio and support for iOS APIs.

See how Fluent Design is being applied across Windows 10 devices and apps to create beautiful, engaging, and intuitive experiences.

Join Jig.Space to learn how to apply technology that's usually reserved for games in non-gaming applications.

Learn about Project Rome and how it integrates with Microsoft Graph to build experiences that span devices and platforms.

Learn how to add you own data into Microsoft Graph.

Learn how to acquire users using Microsoft Universal User Acquisition Platform, Dev Center Campaign experiences, analytics, API, and variety of ad formats to match your app's user experience perfectly.

This demo shows a work-in-progress build of the Jurisdiction Unlimited Proof of Concept, showing a functional slice of what the application could do to resolve industry issues, within a specific scenario and a scripted/self-contained Unity environment.

Take your .NET code wherever it needs to go.

You learn how to assess, remediate and migrate the schema, data, and server artifacts from on-premises Oracle instances to Azure SQL DB.

In this session, entrepreneurs, product owners and developers learn how to create IoT solutions with Windows IoT Core. We detail the path to commercialization and how to prototype, configure, deploy, manage, and sunset your devices.

In this session, we take a quick tour of what’s new in Microsoft Edge and the Windows web platform, and then chart our course for the year ahead.

Join this session to hear some of the proven best practices that the most successful Windows Store app publishers use to drive their goals in the Windows Store. This session offers tips for all steps of the app life cycle, including user acquisition and discovery, retention and engagement, and, of course, monetization.  

What do bots, Windows, and a bunch of apps have in common? They all showcase data from a wide range of developers in a rich card interface.

Learn how to bring the power of Visual Studio to any codebase and tune your favorite IDE features just right. Increase adoption of your language or platform by extending the Visual Studio open folder experience.

This talk covers the various tooling and workflow optimizations Unity supports for targeting both Microsoft HoloLens and the new Windows Mixed Reality HMDs. We explore how Simulation and Remoting works (allowing developers to work on HoloLens either without HW or ability to stream play mode to HW to greatly reduce iteration times) and then expand into the new ability to simply hit Play in editor and see content on a tethered HMD (including fully working input).

Discover the flexibility to enrich your existing apps with Windows 10 features, extend to new platforms with Xamarin, and modernize your DevOps software lifecycle with Mobile Center.

Join this session to learn how the Windows Store is adding new capabilities to make developers more productive and successful on all Windows device families:

Best practices for creating and managing secure Service Fabric clusters both on premises and in Azure and how to scale them based on demand.

The same bot that you create as a Cortana skill or a Skype bot can be accessed from applications. Learn how to access the bot’s intelligence in the cloud with voice, text, and UI input and create rich a conversation experience for apps.

This talk covers the various tooling and workflow optimizations Unity supports for targeting both Microsoft HoloLens and the new Windows Mixed Reality HMDs.

This session explores two bridging technologies which enable UWP applications on Windows desktop to interact with a wide variety of peripherals used in retail environments. The OPOS Bridge allows your

Join us for an overview of strategy and best practices to build secure applications using SQL Server.

Visual Studio and Xamarin enable you to deliver native Android, iOS, and Windows apps, using existing skills, teams, and code. You can use the same IDE, language, and APIs everywhere to build native apps for multiple platforms on a shared C# codebase. In this lab you will build a lightweight version of a conference app using the model-view-viewmodel (MVVM) pattern. It includes a list of sessions a user can attend and selecting a session will give the user more details on that session. The application includes native projects for iOS, Android, and UWP.

Musixmatch is a startup founded in Italy in 2010 and is a traditional desktop application, built with the popular web framework Electron.

Learn how to keep your app current with all data updates using webhooks and delta query in Microsoft Graph.

Xbox Live Creators Program is an open program that allows any developer to build an Xbox Live enabled UWP game for Xbox One and Windows 10.

Give your Windows 10 UWP app UI that next level of polish. An app with great UX should not only look good but should also be fast and fluid. This talk covers some tips and tricks for working with XAML and the Visual Layer to keep in mind that will help ensure a beautiful and adaptive, yet snappy, user experience.

In this fast-paced, hands-on presentation we demonstrate how API Management can be used to accelerate your app development.

With the new Windows 10 Creators Update, .NET Standard, and changes to NuGet, there is a lot going on in the world of .NET Windows development. We made this session to keep you up to date with the new tools for UWP development.

Every software developer has to deal with bugs in the code, but we are rarely taught how to use debugging tools available to us.

Learn how to make your app integrate with the Activity Cloud in Windows Timeline and Cortana to supercharge app engagement.

This session shows you how to easily enable these experiences in your apps – be they consumer, enterprise, or line-of-business.

This session shows how you can combine the Cortana Skills Kit together with Microsoft AI services in B2C, B2B, and line-of-business scenarios.

Windows Store is adding new capabilities to make developers more productive and successful on all Windows device families: Desktop, Xbox, HoloLens, and Phone. We review how Dev Center provides more flexibility and agility through the lifecycle of your apps: submission, release, Store listing, post-release analytics, promotions, sales, and discounts. We also talk about new monetization features, more ways the Store can showcase and distribute your apps, and high

Learn how an internal Microsoft team developed an application that works on Microsoft HoloLens and Virtual Reality devices.

Every software developer has to deal with bugs in the code, but we are rarely taught how to use debugging tools available to us.

UI Testing: What's New with WinAppDriver

In this session, learn about the audio, bluetooth, MIDI, and other features Cakewalk has used to light up on Windows 10.

Come and learn how Microsoft is driving IoT innovation with both Microsoft Azure and Windows.

Visual Studio and Xamarin enable you to deliver native Android, iOS, and Windows apps, using existing skills, teams, and code. You can use the same IDE, language, and APIs everywhere to build native apps for multiple platforms on a shared C# codebase. In this lab you will build a lightweight version of a conference app using the model-view-viewmodel (MVVM) pattern. It includes a list of sessions a user can attend and selecting a session will give the user more details on that session. The application includes native projects for iOS, Android, and UWP.

The Universal Windows Platform (UWP) is a common application platform for creating apps that seamlessly target Windows, Windows Phone, and Xbox platforms. In this Quick Start Challenge, you will learn how to create a simple XAML/C# Windows app using Visual Studio 2015. C# is one of the most popular languages in the industry today. Coupled with XAML, a powerful mark-up language, you can build a great app with very little code!

Visual Studio for Mac bring a world-class IDE to game developers on macOS, creating games with Unity.

We break down the features of each of the different data services in Azure and answer the question "When to use what."

Learn about constraints of devices and platform ecosystems, how to optimize workflows, and how to effectively iterate over your app's design.

Azure Instance Metadata provides information like VMName, location, IP address, etc. for a running VM on Azure via a REST endpoint. 

Learn about recent updates in Microsoft Graph for accessing Planner tasks and plans for millions of Office 365 users.

In this presentation, Kodi discusses their experience with the Desktop Bridge and demos some cool new features.

In this session, learn what Windows offers to help you update your application to render properly in both high DPI and changing-DPI scenarios.

With the Windows 10 Creators Update we have grown the Universal Windows Platform for building, selling, and distributing apps.

High DPI displays are becoming commonplace. Unfortunately, many non-UWP desktop applications can become blurry or can be sized incorrectly.

Bing Maps provides a flexible platform to infuse location intelligence into your applications.

Custom capabilities empowers hardware owners to expose hardware capabilities to Windows app developers and manage them securely.

Skype and Pullstring share what makes a great bot and explore together how to build the intelligent bots of the future.

Windows 10 provides developer features and services that can yield high-quality and engaging apps that delight users across platforms.

Windows 10 platform improvements make it easy to use the Universal Windows deployment technology for your applications and migrate them to the Universal Windows Platform.

Get an overview of the new server-side Microsoft Monetization Platform, and learn about new ad experiences – native, playable, and video.

Explore solution, architectural, and programmatic experiences in building and enhancing network monitoring capabilities in Microsoft Azure.

Earlier this week, we kicked off our annual developer conference Microsoft Build in front of over 10,000 developers at Washington state convention center with viewers watching the event live around the world. During the keynote and other live sessions, we had several announcements that featured tools and services for PC, Tablet & Web developers to monetize [...]

Learn how to use the Microsoft Graph PHP SDK and the client credential flow to build an automated script to compile Office 365 data.

Best practices for building solutions that integrate business data from CDS, Dynamics 365, and CRM and productivity data from Office 365.

With the Windows 10 Creators Update, you can now communicate with your Bluetooth Smart (LE) devices without pairing.

Learn about the new advanced targeting capabilities in Dev Center. Show customized app content at runtime to incentivize customer behavior, optimize engagement, and increase monetization.

Azure SQL Database offers fully-managed server instance with greater compatibility with SQL Server application features.

Code samples and documentation of Microsoft's Project Rome feature in GitHub.

Musixmatch is a startup founded in Italy in 2010, which brought a popular request to users thanks to a partnership with major music labels.

Microsoft Cognitive Services Language APIs - Bing Spell Check, Language Understanding, Linguistic Analysis, Text Analytics, Translator and Web LM - can enable your apps to understand language and communicate with people.

In the Windows 10 Creators Update, we’ve given developers and users more power and flexibility in how they take advantage of the Surface Dial.

Windows makes it easy to bring existing code into UWP apps, and we see that virtually every app will access the file system at some point. This session covers how to open and enumerate files using familiar APIs, including strategies for optimizing some of your

In this session we take you on a rollercoaster ride through a number of features we’re working on. Expect a demo-heavy, so-new-the-paint-hasn’t-dried session!

Bing Maps provides a flexible platform to infuse location intelligence into your applications. From personalized experiences for your next campaign, over conversational interaction to sophisticated APIs supporting advanced scenarios in the logistics sector, Bing Maps has you covered. In this session, learn about the new features and APIs launched this week.

Terry Myerson, Joe Belfiore, and Alex Kipman show us how software continues to transform the world in remarkable ways, with developers at the center of it. [01:21] Terry Myerson Opening Statements[03

Learn about the exciting new features in Dev Center that provide you the ability to maximize user acquisition app revenue through conditional targeting of deals and discounts to a subset of users.

Containers, what can they do for "old" ASP.NET MVC 4 applications? How to get me on a path to modern DevOps, cloud and easy maintenance.

Learn about our new Bluetooth UWP sample app aimed to help you code and debug your Bluetooth apps.

We take a quick tour of what’s new in Microsoft Edge and the Windows web platform, and then chart our course for the year ahead.

Learn how to use ASP.NET Core in Azure Service Fabric to host scalable, highly-available web applications and HTTP services.

Skype and Pullstring share what makes a great bot and explore together how to build the intelligent bots of the future.

Application Insights, an Application Performance Monitoring service, provides instant analytics over application logs and telemetry.

Windows 10 Creators Update will enable desktop app developers to provide a smooth transition from previous desktop apps to the store version.

Building a business productivity app for mobile? In this challenge, you will find out how to use Microsoft Graph to access key information you'll need to build a great business app.

The Grid control from UI for UWP provides you with the ability to display large amounts of data in your application. It also supports a set of powerful operations and abilities to make use of your data in rich and meaningful ways. In this quick start, you’ll learn how to build a UWP application that uses the Grid control from UI for UWP.

Learn how the latest Windows 10 platform and tooling improvements make it easy to use modernize your app.

Announcing Project Rome support for iOS! #MSBuild https://t.co/1wH1qh97AF

Azure integration services enable you to build new integrated solutions in the cloud that leverage on-premises and cross cloud resources.

Learn about Microsoft Cognitive Services Speech APIs - Bing Speech, Customer Speech Service and Speaker Recognition

In this session aimed at publishers wanting to acquire and re-engage with users, learn about how to acquire users using Microsoft Universal Acquisition Platform.

Join us as we meet with Scott Hunter, Tim Heuer, and Miguel de Icaza to discuss the latest updates around .NET and UWP

Learn about publishing a GATT server, notifications, and checking for Bluetooth radio hardware capabilities.

Ink is a powerful medium with growing integration opportunities for Windows applications and devices.

Last year Microsoft released the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) to allow developers to run a broad range of native Linux tools, utilities, and applications directly on Windows.

WebVR's new browsers including Microsoft Edge, Chrome, and Firefox, enable you to build immersive experience directly in the browser.

This session takes you end-to-end, covering manifest creation, making bots and tabs work together, submission, and side loading.

Learn how major titles like Halo, Hitman, and Walking Dead are using Azure to build great experiences for their players.

Hear from the developers of Microsoft Security Risk Detection how they built a service that brings a suite of security testing tools to you.

Timeline is a great example of how Microsoft Graph and Project Rome help devs flow their app experience across devices/platforms. #MSBuild https://t.co/HLpaUuj1ZF

Developers can leverage APIs in the Project Rome SDK to bridge the gaps between people, devices, and services. #MSBuild https://t.co/raCc377MT5

When faced with rows upon rows of seemingly meaningless data, we often turn to visualizations like charts and graphs to help make sense of it. The Chart control from UI for UWP allows you to visualize data in a few lines of XAML. In this quick start, you’ll learn how to do just that.

In this Quick Start Challenge, you will convert an existing desktop app to Universal Windows Platform (UWP) using the Desktop App Converter and then add UWP features to the converted app using the Desktop Bridge. The Desktop Bridge can be used to gradually migrate existing desktop apps and games to the Universal Windows Platform.

SQLite is the database engine of choice for mobile developers across Windows, iOS, and Android. Windows 10 includes SQLite in the platform, which apps can use for local storage. We call this WinSQLite. In this challenge, you will learn to use WinSQLite with Entity Framework Core for UWP. Entity Framework Core makes it easy to migrate your .NET enterprise apps using EF for data access to UWP.

Mixed reality is gaining momentum around the world as developers create an amazing breadth of experiences. At community-organized hackathons and meet-ups, HoloLens developers share their discoveries and their passion. Learn more about Microsoft HoloLens at http://www.microsoft.com/HoloLens.

Learn about recent updates in Microsoft Graph for accessing Planner tasks and plans for millions of Office 365 users.

How to design a conversational UI as natural as a messaging conversation between friends, while driving user engagement for your bot.

Learn how you can make use of the advanced Pull Request and Code Review features in Visual Studio Team Services.

Organizations are modernizing their workspaces with Surface Hubs and large screen devices to support group collaboration and workplace transformation.

Azure SDN stack offers comprehensive network virtualization functions to virtual machines running in Microsoft Azure.

There has never been a better time to be a .NET developer, you can now build Android, iOS, Linux, Mac, and Windows applications with .NET all in open source.

Join this session to hear some of the proven best practices that the most successful Windows Store app publishers use to drive their goals in the Windows Store.

Experience a new wave of UI design with the animations, effects, and transitions that are the platform building blocks in the Visual Layer.

In Windows 10, UWP app developers can take advantage of new experiences that allow contacts provided by their apps to be elevated in Windows. 

In this session aimed at publishers wanting to acquire and re-engage with users, learn about how to acquire users using Microsoft Universal User Acquisition Platform.

Create, run, and share your Office add-in code snippets from within an Office application, with Script Lab.

Why we needed to build an OSS dashboard displaying advanced analytics for Microsoft Bot Framework and how we did it.

We walk through what's available for developers in Azure IoT platform, SDKs, and tools.

High DPI displays are becoming commonplace. Unfortunately, many non-UWP desktop applications can become blurry or can be sized incorrectly when used on a system that has both high and low DPI displays.