In this talk, Martin Woodward will share some of the lessons learned as Microsoft made the historic step of taking .NET open source. He will explain the history and motivations behind the move, discuss some of the tensions of product development in the open, explain how the team have adapted, what they could have done better and what has worked well.
Windows 10 adds new hardware support enabling you to build apps that connect with both the past and the future. Come learn about developing apps for: • USB connected accessories on Phones, Tablets, and PCs • Popular prototyping boards like Arduinos • The large installed base of serial connectivity devices, like 30 year old natural gas meters. This session covers developing apps for USB Accessories and the design and use of Windows Runtime Serial API for universal apps. Speakers: Arvind Aiyar and George Roussos.