Co-op Spellcasting Adventure Nine Parchments Coming Soon to Xbox One

Nine Parchments is a type of game that we like to call a blast’em up, where you play as a bunch of wizarding students on a quest to find powerful spell parchments. All the apprentice students use magic and therefore the game centers on spellcasting and using your wizard powers. Your goal in Nine Parchments is to blast your way through foes and to keep your teammates alive. You can play in single-player or with up to four players in co-op, both locally and online! Co-op is of course the go-to mode to experience the full magical chaos, as friendly… Continue reading Co-op Spellcasting Adventure Nine Parchments Coming Soon to Xbox One

Windows Community Standup on November 29th, 2017

Kevin Gallo is hosting the next Windows Community Standup on November 29th, 2017 at 10:00am PST on Channel 9 with Seth Juarez! Kevin will be answering questions we didn’t get to from the Windows Developer Day on October 10th. While we’re going through the list, we will be taking live questions too. Windows community standup is a […] Continue reading Windows Community Standup on November 29th, 2017

Azure Functions: Less-Server and More Code | Visual Studio Toolbox

In this episode, Dmitry is joined by Jeremy Likness for a discussion of Azure Functions, which provide the powerful capability to merge events and code to quickly deploy micro services directly from Visual Studio or as part of a DevOps pipeline. With a… Continue reading Azure Functions: Less-Server and More Code | Visual Studio Toolbox

December’s Xbox Game Pass Update Brings Gears of War 4, Darksiders, Mass Effect and $1 Game Pass for Limited Time

Hello, fellow gamers! Welcome to your action-packed December Xbox Game Pass update. In addition to over 100 great games already included in your Xbox Game Pass membership, we’re excited to share the addition of yet another seven games starting December 1. Titles including Gears of War 4, Darksiders: Warmastered Edition, Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter and more! Plus, tune in to Mixer on December 1 and watch our favorite streamers get hands-on with the latest additions to the Xbox Game Pass catalog. But first, stop the press! For a limited time between November 17 – 27, you can start your… Continue reading December’s Xbox Game Pass Update Brings Gears of War 4, Darksiders, Mass Effect and $1 Game Pass for Limited Time

Azure Analysis Services: Desktop PowerBI to the Cloud | Azure Friday

The new web modeling experience for Azure Analysis Service can supersize the models that you have built for Power BI. In this episode, Josh Caplan will show how you can take data models that were built inside the Power BI desktop and easily convert the… Continue reading Azure Analysis Services: Desktop PowerBI to the Cloud | Azure Friday

New Preview Build Available to All Rings – 11/20/17

This past weekend, we released a new system update to our Alpha, Beta, Delta and Omega rings. This update (1711.171115-1914) is now mandatory in all system update rings and includes fixes to various “Sounds & Settings” on the Xbox One console. Please read on for more about these fixes as well as known issues related to this particular update. FIXES: Sound & Settings: Various fixes solving for issues enabling Dolby Atmos for Home Theater, error codes in settings, no-audio issues with ERA games, and Blu-ray passthrough not working with all known devices. Users with 2017 LG TVs should no longer… Continue reading New Preview Build Available to All Rings – 11/20/17