Introduction to Windows Mixed Reality development workshop

One of my colleague Mickey MacDonald has been developing a great set of resources and workshops which are perfect for you introducing students to developing for Windows MR. In these labs you will learn how to get started building Windows Mixed Reality experiences using Unity3d. The topics covered in the workshop are as follows: Setting…


Microsoft Graph and HoloLens: Authentication

The Idea When I was embedded into the LIT Studio team earlier this year, I had an interesting task: using msgraph to access user metadata. Metadata as in O365 documents or files on OneDrive. Given the various libraries this is a rather easy task in the Windows world, but doing so in a Unity project…


Handling auto updates for sideloaded UWP and Desktop Bridge apps

If your goal is to reach the widest possible audience for your Windows application, the Microsoft Store is without any doubt your best choice. Other than being available to every Windows 10 user on the planet, it allows to forget about all the processes related to application development which aren’t actually “development”. I’m talking about…


AdalException : authentication_ui_failed with ADAL and Xamarin Forms Android

In this post, Premier Developer Consultant Joe Healy identifies a possible error you may get when working with an Android project on Xamarin Forms. Read about his discovery and eventual solution to fix the SSL/TLS implementation issue. Recently, I was helping a client with an Azure Active Directory integrated project (ADAL not MSAL for some…