Notifications Overview

Adaptive Live Tiles and interactive Toasts are key engagement components of a UWP Application on Windows 10.
Instead of having to deal with XML, you can now use UWP Community toolkit and its notification extensions to work with Tiles and notifications using a complete object model.

Tiles

Documentation
Adaptive Tile Notifications
Quickstart: Sending a local Tile notification

Example Image

LiveTile

Toasts

Documentation
Interactive Toast Notifications
Quickstart: Sending a local Toast notification

Example Image

Toast