Comparing Xcode to Visual Studio

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Just as you use Xcode to build iOS apps, you use Visual Studio to build Windows Store apps. This video gives a quick comparison of the two.

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      nice intro.
      not much different really, but the IDE wouldn't be much different anyway right? 

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      Phillip Woon

      Do one comparing Delphi also. Delphi can do Windows, Mac OS, iOS, and Android.

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      Delphi XE4 doesn't not use Native Controls, so it doesn't fit in this category to be mentioned here! Unless you IMAGINE you can make native apps using Delphi FireMonkey!

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