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What's cool in Windows 10

Make your apps more personal, natural, and intuitive with the Windows 10 October 2018 Update

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Windows ML

Windows ML is officially out of preview, providing faster evaluation and support for cutting-edge machine learning models. Add artificial intelligence into your Win32 or Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps by using a single Windows ML API.

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MSIX

MSIX is the new Windows app package format that provides a modern packaging experience to all Windows apps. The open-source MSIX format preserves the functionality of existing packages, while enabling modern deployment features.

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WinUI

The Windows UI Library is a set of NuGet packages that provide new UI controls and enable down-level compatibility. WinUI library APIs run on earlier versions of Windows 10, so you don’t have to include version checks or conditional XAML to supports users who aren’t on the latest OS.

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Fluent Design System

Improve the appearance of your apps with Fluent Design System. Use new APIs and enhanced XAML controls to incorporate depth, perspective, and movement into your app.

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Navigation view

The NavigationView control now supports left and top navigation styles.

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Menu bar

Show a set of multiple top-level menus in a horizontal row with MenuBar.

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Command bar flyout

CommandBarFlyout lets you show common tasks in the context of a UI element.

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Progressive Web Apps

Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) can now be installed across the entire UWP device family, with full access to Windows 10 features and offline support. Enhance your web apps with native APIs while still providing a great experience on devices that don’t support PWA technologies.

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PWA features

Enhance your web apps to provide push notifications, offline support, and OS integration.

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Get started with PWAs

Install your web app across the entire UWP device family and distribute it from the Microsoft Store.

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Dev Guide

Find out about the other new features and APIs from the current release of the Microsoft Edge platform.

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User activities and timeline

Build task-centered experiences that span across devices and platforms with Project Rome. SDKs for Android and iOS, and the power of Microsoft Graph, let you create apps that work seamlessly on all of your users’ devices.

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.NET Standard 2.0

Share more code between UWP, Android, iOS, ASP.NET, Windows Forms, and WPF applications by using .NET Standard 2.0 class libraries.

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Windows Subsystem for Linux

Enjoy a familiar developer environment with Windows Subsystem for Linux.

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Visual Studio 2017

Visual Studio is faster, more responsive, and more productive than ever.

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Windows Mixed Reality

Build apps for immersive headsets that merge the physical and virtual worlds.

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Stay up to date

See what's coming in the future of Windows 10 with the Windows Insider Program