What Microsoft’s Developer Initiatives Say About the Future of Windows (Premium)

What Microsoft's Developer Initiatives Say About the Future of Windows (Premium)

Build is perhaps my favorite Microsoft event because it highlights two of my biggest tech passions: Windows and software development. But that may be changing, which makes this year's show was particularly poignant. Now, Microsoft is marking a shift in which it emphasizes cross-platform capabilities over those that work only on Windows 10.

Even writing those words I need to pause and reflect. Folks, this is huge, and it may be months or even years before we can fully appreciate this shift.

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