Speaker: Andy Wigley

Windows 10 – The Universal Windows Platform Decoded

Windows 10 – The Universal Windows Platform Decoded

If you’re coming to the Universal Windows Platform for the first time then your first reaction might be ‘PANIC!’ – the platform has come towards unification over quite a few years and there are lot of APIs in there for building modern apps. This session will be your guide to the UWP –  we’ll provide […]

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Windows 10 for Business: Publishing apps to the Business Store

The Windows Store for Business provides a way for organizations to acquire and manage Windows apps. It is one place for IT decision makers, purchasers and administrators to perform key activities from acquisition to distribution in one intuitively designed web based environment.The storefront features app collections for business and education to help simplify the purchase […]

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Moving beyond passwords and credential theft with Microsoft Passport and Windows Hello

Credential theft has become one of the most widespread attacks affecting customers and users. Security experts have been advocating for years the needs to raise the bar on user authentication and move away from passwords.  In Windows 10, we introduce support for Microsoft Passport, a solution that is easy to deploy, always multi-factor, interoperable on premise […]

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Building Apps for Continuum

One of the most exciting new features in Windows 10 version 1511 is Continuum for Mobile which allows newer phone hardware such as the Lumia 950 to work with a connected screen such as a TV or Monitor, a mouse and keyboard to give a PC-like computing experience. In this session, learn what it takes […]

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What’s New for Developers in Windows 10 Version 1511 and the 10586 SDK

In this session, learn what’s new in Windows 10 version 1511 from the developers’ perspective. Major new features in this update include Windows 10 for Mobile, Continuum for Mobile, next gen authentication using Windows Hello and Microsoft Passport, and the new Windows Store for Business. Learn how developers can take advantage of these new features. […]

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UWP-080 – Series Wrap Up

In this final video of the series, Bob congratulates you and shows you were to go for more information about the Universal Windows Platform. Lesson source code: none for this lesson Full series source code: github.com/Windows-Readiness/AbsoluteBeginnersWin10 PDF: Coming Soon

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UWP-079 – Hero Explorer – Cortana Integration

In this ninth and final video, Bob adds Cortana integration to allow the user to refresh the list of characters or display details about one of the hero’s in the list. Lesson source code: github.com/Windows-Readiness/AbsoluteBeginnersWin10/tree/master/UWP-079/UWP-079 Full series source code: github.com/Windows-Readiness/AbsoluteBeginnersWin10 PDF: Coming Soon

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UWP-078 – Hero Explorer – Adding an Adaptive Layout and UI Cleanup

In this eighth video, Bob adds the VisualStateManager and adaptive triggers to adaptively re-shape the layout based on the window size and performs other cleanup tasks on the user interface. Lesson source code: github.com/Windows-Readiness/AbsoluteBeginnersWin10/tree/master/UWP-078/UWP-078 Full series source code: github.com/Windows-Readiness/AbsoluteBeginnersWin10 PDF: Coming Soon

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UWP-077 – Hero Explorer – Displaying Comic Book Details

In this seventh video, Bob responds to the comic book’s GridView ItemClick event to display the details about a given comic book. Lesson source code: github.com/Windows-Readiness/AbsoluteBeginnersWin10/tree/master/UWP-077/UWP-077 Full series source code: github.com/Windows-Readiness/AbsoluteBeginnersWin10 PDF: Coming Soon

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UWP-076 – Hero Explorer – Displaying Comic Books for a Character

In this sixth video, Bob displays a list of recent comics for the selected Character by making a new call to the Marvel API, creating new classes, etc. Lesson source code: github.com/Windows-Readiness/AbsoluteBeginnersWin10/tree/master/UWP-076/UWP-076 Full series source code: github.com/Windows-Readiness/AbsoluteBeginnersWin10 PDF: Coming Soon

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UWP-075 – Hero Explorer – Displaying Character Details

In this fifth video, Bob handles the "master" ListView’s ItemClick event to display the details about a given Character. Lesson source code: github.com/Windows-Readiness/AbsoluteBeginnersWin10/tree/master/UWP-075/UWP-075 Full series source code: github.com/Windows-Readiness/AbsoluteBeginnersWin10 PDF: Coming Soon

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UWP-074 – Hero Explorer – DataBinding and Navigating through the Object Graph

In this fourth video, Bob provides the basic layout controls and databinds the "master" ListView to the list of Characters returned from the web API call. Lesson source code: github.com/Windows-Readiness/AbsoluteBeginnersWin10/tree/master/UWP-074/UWP-074 Full series source code: github.com/Windows-Readiness/AbsoluteBeginnersWin10 PDF: Coming Soon

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