UWP Archive

Alexa App For Windows 10 Incoming?

Catfight? Two of the leading digital voice assistants on the planet could be dueling it out at a single playground. That is because Alexa is all set to make an appearance on Windows 10. Home turf of

UWP File Explorer Finally Picks Up New Features

Don’t look now, but it appears that Microsoft has finally added a few new features to the other File Explorer that is available on Windows 10. Yes, the UWP version. Not many folks know about this variant,

Old Skype Will Live

For a while. Microsoft pulled a fast one last month when it announced that the old version of Skype, also known as the classic version, will stop working on September 1. The company than started herding users

Microsoft Reveals Full BUILD 2018 Schedule

The marquee event of the year is upon us! Microsoft has revealed the full details of the BUILD 2018 schedule, including the complete sessions list for UWP, Fluent Design and more. Basically, all the juicy details of

Multiple Instance Support For UWP Apps Coming Soon

Like spending your time with UWP apps on Windows 10? Then you’ll be pleased to know that some good news is headed your way, as Microsoft is ready to enable multiple instance support. Universal Windows Platform, in

No Redstone 4 Build This Week As UWP Bug Runs Amok

The most anticipated Redstone 4 build in recent memory is now the most delayed Redstone 4 build in recent memory. A UWP bug has caused some severe issues with the Windows development team. Leading them to delay

UWP Apps Getting Tabs?

If there’s one thing UWP apps have lacked since launch, is support for tabs. In fact, Windows 10 lacks native support for this feature, and users have been clamoring for it for decades now. UWP apps are

Former Employee Reveals Where Things Went Wrong For Microsoft

Microsoft seems to be in the process of a pivot, shifting focus away from its platforms to general productivity, at least on the mobile side of things. And there is no shortage of opinions on this change.

Microsoft Still Mum On ARM64 Support For UWP

Silence. Microsoft still has not confirmed that support for ARM64 is coming to the Windows 10 SDK, for the UWP apps, even as Windows on ARM based PCs are just a few months away. As the company,