Published on April 16, 2018 by Microsoft

The Universal Windows Platform (UWP) lets you build apps for any Windows device including PCs, Xbox One, HoloLens, and more.

In this episode, Stefan Wick (@StefanWickDev) comes on the show to give us an update on what has been going on in the world of UWP.

  • [01:00] – How is UWP different from other desktop frameworks on Windows?
  • [02:28] – What other programming languages can be used with UWP?
  • [03:20] – How can WPF and Windows Forms developers move their applications to UWP?
  • [05:06] – What are Windows Application Packaging projects?
  • [09:42] – How do updates get pushed to UWP applications?
  • [11:53] – What are some of the new UMP features?
  • [13:04] – What is the Fluent design language all about?
  • [16:32] – How does the Windows Template Studio help developers get started with UWP?
  • [23:47] – How can developers get started with developing for UWP?


You can learn more about developing for the UWP using the links below: 

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4 months 2 days ago

Too bad the interviewer didn't know about UWP. Asked none of the compelling questions devs want.