New friends: Windows, Android & iOS

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For the longest time, Microsoft created a world that was exclusive and guarded with high walls. This world was called Windows and if you were on the inside, you had access to all of the ambrosia the IT world could offer you.

This has changed.

Now, the tech giant embraces all technologies and rather than providing walls to keep people out, they are creating bridges to invite people in. Some of those bridges allows Android and iOS developers to use Visual Studio and continue to use their language of choice to create amazing experiences for the Windows 10 eco system. Here's how Android stacks up against iOS when it comes to Windows 10.

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Lars Klint

Lars is an author, trainer, Microsoft MVP, community leader, authority on all things Windows Platform and part-time crocodile wrangler. He is heavily involved in the space of HoloLens and mixed reality, as well as a published Pluralsight author, freelance solution architect and writer for numerous publications. He has been a part of the software development community for the past 20 years and co-organizes the DDD Melbourne community conference and developer events with Microsoft. Lars also runs a part-time car restoration business. He has spoken at numerous technical events around the world and is an expert in Australian Outback Internet.

Check Lars' own blog at larsklint.com and follow him on Twitter @larsklint.