This week was the week of the Windows Developer Day – Creators Update, an online event by Microsoft where they shared that he upcoming version of Windows also called the Creators Update is now feature complete. So also the SDK for this Windows version became available for download. And that was not all, there was more. Open sourcing of about twenty UWP controls developed by Telerik are now available for free.
Project Rome, to control applications on other devices, will now get an Android version soon. Bugs and Features are now in the open and published through a special site providing you with some insights on what is about to come, but also how bugs are progressing. Top UserVoice items will also arrive in the list so you can check for yourself to see how this is evolving.
We looked at migrating .json projects to .csproj. Fanie created a Proof of Concept to transform a .json configuration file into a .csproj equivalent and shows us how to get started in a demo.
Also we added some more interviews (Dutch) that we recorded at the by our friends from dotNed organized dotNedSaturday and also created a dedicated playlist for the dotNedSaturday videos. We are not completely finished yet with editing the interviews so there will be some more the upcoming week. The ones we posted so far can be watched here:
dotNedSaturday impression video:
Full dotNedSaturday Playlist:
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News of the week
Windows Developer Day – Creators Update
See our backlog and completed features, and bugs for the Windows Developer Platform
UI for UWP-Open-sourced Edition
Announcing Project Rome Android SDK
Using SQLite databases in UWP apps
Announcing .NET Core Tools Updates in VS 2017 RC
Events this week
Windows Developer Day
Code & Comedy – February 8 – Nieuwegein
NAV Event, February 8, 2017, Nuland
SDN Event 1 – Zeist – March 17, 2017
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Microsoft Tech Summit – Amsterdam, March 23-24, 2017
Build – May 10-12, 2017 – Seattle
Techorama – May 22-24, 2017 – Antwerpen, Belgium
NDC Oslo – June 12-16 2017 – Oslo
SDN Event 2 – Zeist – June 23, 2017
Ignite 2017 – September 25-29 – Orlando
SDN Event 3 – Zeist – October 6
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