Developing holographic mixed reality with HoloLens

I’ve received a number of emails, tweets and comments asking how to start develop for HoloLens, how to create a holographic game, so that I decided to create a single place where to find all the available resources and literature about HoloLens development. Before starting enumerating all the resources, it is important to understand the…

Build 10565 – Holographic API is back!

During the past months I spent some time investigating the Windows 10 API by looking into the generated windows metadata files of each build released. Here you can find some post I wrote about: HoloLens API on Windows 10 Investigating the Windows 10 API HoloLens Programming Model State of the art of today Holo knowledge As soon as…

A must attend event – Future Decoded

On 12 November in Rome a great event addressed to developers, IT professionals and business leaders to better understand and decode the future of technology and business looking from different perspectives and in the socio-economic context in which we live. Unmissable guests and speakers of international renown: Carlo Purassanta: General Manager, Microsoft Italia Fabio Santini:…

Visual Studio 2015 RTM Setup Failed – A Prerelease version of Visual Studio Web Express is currently installed.

Today, July 21th 2015 I decided to install the RTM version of Visual Studio 2015. I was previously running Visual Studio 2015 RC so I uninstalled it. As soon as I downloaded the ISO and I launched the installer I got the error that you can see in the picture below. What? I uninstalled Visual Studio…

Making Universal Windows Platform apps More Personal and More Secure with Windows Hello and Passport API

As part of a restricted group of innovators, with the willing of explore any cutting the edge technology with the main purpose of making the user experience on Windows even more personal, I was looking a way to test by myself the new Windows Hello technology. You can find the full working sample on MSDN…