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.