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Microsoft Announces General availability for Face API, Computer Vision API and Content Moderator

Cognitive Services

At the first ever Microsoft Data Amp online event, Microsoft announced the general availability of Face API, Computer Vision API and Content Moderator API from Microsoft Cognitive Services. Microsoft Cognitive Services enables a developer to create the next generation of applications that can see, hear, speak, understand, and interpret needs using

Microsoft releases April 2017 edition Windows Developer Virtual Machines

Virtual Machines

Microsoft has now released the April 2017 build of Windows developer Virtual Machines. These Virtual Machines are currently available for download over at Windows Dev center and come in Hyper-V, Parallels, VirtualBox and VMWare flavors. If you want to build Windows 10 apps using the Universal Windows Platform, you can either use the

Visual Studio Code gets March 2017 update with significant new features

Visual Studio Code

Visual Studio Code is a cross platform, light-weight code editor available for Windows, Linux as well as macOS. It combines the simplicity of a lightning fast source code editor with powerful developer tooling, like IntelliSense code completion and debugging. The latest March release (version 1.11) for Visual Studio Code includes a

UWP Community Toolkit 1.4 release focuses on stabilizations and improvements on existing controls

uwp community toolkit

Microsoft has released UWP Community Toolkit 1.4. This toolkit demonstrates the custom controls, app services and helper functions for developers so that they can quickly and efficiently bring their apps and products to Universal Windows Platform, all with a little or minimum effort. The current release focuses on usability improvements of existing controls

Download Windows 10 SDK Build 15063.137 (Creators Update)

Creators Update SDK

Windows 10 SDK Build 15063.137 is now available for download. The SDK provides developers the latest headers, libraries, metadata and tools for building Windows 10 apps especially targeting the Creators Update. This SDK allows you to build Universal Windows apps as well as desktop apps for Windows 10, version 1703. This SDK also supports

Microsoft Edge to introduce support for CSS Custom Properties with Windows 10 Creators Update

Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Edge browser is also picking up some new features with the next major release of Windows 10, the Creators Update. With EdgeHTML 15, that is currently available to Insiders (Build 15061 and above), Microsoft Edge introduces support for CSS Custom Properties. CSS Custom is a new primitive value type to fully cascade variables

Samsung releases 3rd preview of Tizen .NET with improved Visual Studio Tools


Samsung has released the 3rd preview of Tizen .NET application framework with improved Visual Studio Tools for developing Tizen applications. In case you don't know, Samsung in collaboration with Microsoft is working on .NET open-source projects such as .NET Core and Xamarin.Forms since last November, and has already introduced a few preview

Microsoft and BrowserStack shake hands to offer Live Cloud Testing of Microsoft Edge, all for free


Microsoft has partnered with the leading mobile and web testing provider, BrowserStack to provide unlimited remote virtual testing on Microsoft Edge, all for free. This will empower developers on platforms other than Windows 10 like macOS, test their products or websites on chosen version of Microsoft Edge before delivering it to the clients. This,

New Payment Request API from Microsoft to facilitate speedier checkouts for Windows 10 UWP apps

payment request api

In December last year, Microsoft announced the Payment Request API with the goal of enabling simpler checkout and payments on the web on Windows 10 PCs and Phones. Today, Microsoft is announcing the new Payment Request API for Windows 10 UWP apps. With the new digital integrated solution, you as a customer