Windows 8 Camp: Introduction to Building Metro Apps - Windows 8 Platform for Apps

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Windows 8 will change the way users interact with it, and it will change the way we developers think about it. In this session we'll talk about the key concepts and the business opportunities that Windows 8 provides!

Join us on this special event with our guest speaker: Michael Platt, Senior Director in the Developer & Platform Evangelism Group based in Redmond, Washington.

Audience: Developers, Startups and entrepreneurs.

Agenda of this Camp:

Building Metro-style Apps for Windows 8

  • The Windows 8 Platform for Metro Style App
  • Designing Apps with Metro Principles and the Windows Personality
  • Everything Web Developers Must Know to Build Metro Style Apps
  • Building Metro Style Apps with XAML: What .NET Developers Need to Know
  • Building Windows 8 Metro Style UIs

Enhancing the Windows 8 Experience in Metro-style Apps

  • Integrating with the Windows 8 Experiences
  • Bring Your Apps to Life with Tile and Notifications
  • How and When Metro Style Apps Run
  • Building Metro Style Apps that Take Advantage of Modern Hardware
  • The Developer Opportunity: Introducing the Windows Store

About this Video:

Michael Platt  Introduce the Windows 8 Platform for Metro Style Apps Explains how to build Metro-style apps for Windows 8.


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