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

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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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