Progressive Web Apps on Windows 10: Live Tiles, Toast Notifications and Action Center

Progressive Web Apps are gaining in popularity with web developers wanting to improve user engagement (via a Start menu presence, push notifications, live tile updates, etc.) and give their users an app like experience with support for offline and background sync. The ‘Progressive’ in Progressive Web Apps refers to the fact that the app adapts…


Distribute your Adobe Air apps through the Microsoft Store with the captive runtime bundle

One of the great things about the Desktop Bridge is that it’s provided new distribution channels – the Microsoft Store, Microsoft Store for Business, and the Microsoft Store for Education for software developers that up until the introduction of the Bridge, have had to rewrite their applications for UWP or not participate in Store. On…