Microsoft has made its Windows Calculator app open source
Have you ever used the calculator app built into Windows and thought "I wonder what the source code for this is like?" If so, this news is for you!
Microsoft stated in the announcement post that its goal with making the Windows Calculator app open source is "to build an even better user experience in partnership with the community," and that the company is "encouraging your fresh perspectives and increased participation to help define the future of Calculator."
In addition to that reasoning, Microsoft states that reviewing Calculator's code will help developers better understand Microsoft's development technologies and Fluent Design user interface basics.
- Free • Open Source
A simple yet powerful calculator that includes standard, scientific, and programmer modes, as well as a unit converter. It's the perfect tool to add up a bill, convert measurements in a recipe or other project, or complete complex math, algebra, or geometry problems.