Amazon Prime Video UWP app for Windows 10 now available!
Last week we reported that Amazon was working on an Amazon Prime Video UWP app for Windows 10, but that the app was not active yet. Today that situation has changed, and the app appears fully functional. The description of the app...
Microsoft explains what is and isn’t Project Reunion
At Build 2020, Microsoft first announced Project Reunion, a new project to make app development easier for Windows 10 platform. Project Reunion unifies access to existing Win32 (legacy Windows API) and UWP (Universal Windows Platf...
Xbox UWP app is being replaced with React Native
by Lewis White
The current Xbox UWP app for Windows 10 will soon be replaced with a newer React Native conversion of the application. Reported by Jean Blanc on Twitter, a new siddebar for the current Windows 10 Xbox UWP has appeared to inform ...
Microsoft announces Project Reunion to unify Win32 and UWP APIs on Windows
At Build 2020, Microsoft today announced Project Reunion, a new project to make app development easier for Windows 10 platform. Project Reunion unifies access to existing Win32 (legacy Windows API) and UWP (Universal Windows Platf...
Xbox PC app gets huge performance gains after abandoning Electron framework
by Lewis White
The Xbox PC application has seen an update that completely reworks the app’s backend for extreme performance gains. While the original Xbox PC app was built upon Microsoft’s Electron Application Framework, an open-sour...
Win32 File Explorer will not be the default file manager in Windows 10 X
Microsoft’s upcoming operating system Windows 10 X is exciting in a lot of ways. Not because it’s a new Microsoft operating system that has the Windows branding, but because of the fact that the new OS seems to have th...
Kodi may drop its UWP app if it doesn’t get new developers
Use the Kodi app for Xbox? It’s in a spot of trouble if things don’t change soon. At the moment, the team behind the app has run into an issue. The Xbox app is built on the old UWP Platform. They can’t get develo...
Apple finally making the transition to a services company with UWP apps for Windows
The iPod did not really explode until Apple provided support for Windows, and even today the vast majority of iPhone owners also run Windows. Apple has been a company in transition, with an increased emphasis on services as its iP...