Retirement of the Microsoft Data Migration Blog on MSDN

Good day! This week, the Microsoft Data Migration Blog on MSDN is being retired. In anticipation, all key blog posts have been migrated to a new blog that is part of the Microsoft Tech Community. In the future, please refer to the Microsoft Data Migration blog at https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Microsoft-Data-Migration/bg-p/MicrosoftDataMigration. After the retirement of the MSDN blog,… Continue reading Retirement of the Microsoft Data Migration Blog on MSDN

Sharpen Your Cues and Get Ready for Snooker 19, Launching April 19 on Xbox One

Can you believe it’s been almost a decade since there was an official World Snooker game? Games have advanced a lot in that time and we’ve been itching to bring snooker back for this generation, harnessing the full power of Xbox One and enhanced for Xbox One X to make it bigger and better than ever! We’re really proud to be bringing snooker back to the fans this year with Snooker 19 and today I have the honour of sharing the the very first gameplay trailer with you, which shows a taste of what you can expect from the sport… Continue reading Sharpen Your Cues and Get Ready for Snooker 19, Launching April 19 on Xbox One

Supercharge Your Hockey Ultimate Team with the Team of the Year in NHL 19

The best players in the NHL are ready to join your Hockey Ultimate Team (HUT), arriving in four rosters with the Team of the Year (TOTY). Celebrating hockey’s superstars playing at the top of their game this season, the most powerful players of the year are being introduced weekly from March 13 to April 10, giving you the best chance yet to give your dream team a boost. Beginning with a Young Guns quad featuring electrifying players age 23 and under, the most exciting HUT event of the year is here, and your dream team won’t be complete without it!… Continue reading Supercharge Your Hockey Ultimate Team with the Team of the Year in NHL 19

Advancing Human-Centered AI

We’re excited about the formal launch of the Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence (HAI) on Monday, March 18th. We resonate with Fei-Fei Li, John Etchemendy, and other leaders at Stanford on the promise of taking an interdisciplinary approach to AI, on a pathway guided by insights about human intelligence, and one that carefully considers […]

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Data Driven Styling with Azure Maps | Internet of Things Show

Ricky Brundritt, PM in the Azure Maps team, walks Olivier through data driven styling with Azure Maps. Data driven styling allows you to dynamically style layers at render time on the GPU using properties on your data. This provides huge performance be… Continue reading Data Driven Styling with Azure Maps | Internet of Things Show

Service Fabric Community Q&A 32

We’re coming up on the 32nd Service Fabric Community Q&A this week! Join us this Thursday, March 21st, to ask us any questions related to Service Fabric. This month’s Q&A features 2 sessions, one at the usual 10am PST, and one hosted a little earlier for folks in different time zones – Mar 21, 3:30am… Continue reading Service Fabric Community Q&A 32

How the Xbox Insider Program Helps Developers

The Xbox Insider Program empowers you to quickly and securely deploy Xbox One or Windows 10 game builds at any phase of development to a controlled audience in the Xbox Live production environment, with tools to gather actionable feedback.    The Xbox Insider Program opens doors to you:  Audience expansion at your discretion – Start small or go broad, the audience size for your testing is up to you. Take advantage of our pool of millions of excited gamers, or keep the game locked down to your own team.   We handle token distribution automatically – There’s no need to manually send out codes… Continue reading How the Xbox Insider Program Helps Developers

New Preview Alpha Skip Ahead Ring 1910 Build 3/18/19

Starting at 2:00 p.m. PST today, members of the Xbox One Preview Alpha Skip Ahead Ring will begin receiving the latest 1910 Xbox One system update (19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_19H2HOLD_1910\18357.7004.190314-1920). This build has the same features and fixes as 1904 however we need valuable core recovery coverage and feedback as we skip ahead.   DETAILS: OS version released: 19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_19H2HOLD_1910\18357.7004.190314-1920 Available: 2:00PM PST 3/18/19 Mandatory Date/Time: 3:00 AM PST 3/19/19   Fixes: My Games and Apps We have resolved an issue in which users had multiple games and apps failing to launch with no error message. System Game save data fixes to address the… Continue reading New Preview Alpha Skip Ahead Ring 1910 Build 3/18/19