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High performance XAML charts... using Win2D


Over the last couple of years I got quite a few questions about the Chart control that I ported from Silverlight Toolkit and shared in… 418 more words

Computers And Internet

Conference Session: “Windows 10, a platform for more personal computing?”

I’ve delivered a session at a couple of conferences in the past week which I called;

“Windows 10, a platform for more personal computing?”

and it’s an evolution of the hands-on-lab that I wrote up here;

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Windows 10, UWP, Baby Steps with AudioGraph

One of the new areas of developer functionality that came along with Windows 10 was the new set of AudioGraph APIs.

There’s a good write-up of what these are all about over on MSDN; 1,726 more words


Windows 10, UWP, InkCanvas, Win2D and Custom Drying

I’ve done some pieces of work with the Windows inking capabilities since they came into the platform in Windows 8.0 (and before with what was present in WPF) and I’ve also worked with the advancements that came in DirectInk in Windows 10 and I think that was a big leap forward in terms of (at least); 2,034 more words


Windows 10 UWP, Intel RealSense SR300, First Steps

I’ve been waiting a little while for the new SR300 RealSense camera to show up from Intel and mine got delivered the other so I thought I’d write an initial post having played with it for around 30 minutes or so. 2,208 more words