Writing Windows Store apps with jQuery

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Because you can write Windows Store apps with HTML and JavaScript, you can reuse your existing jQuery skills and code to build them. In this session, we’ll share our best tips and some pragmatic advice for writing Windows Store apps with jQuery.
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    i've created a new project and added jQuery just like that:

    <meta charset="utf-8" />

    <!-- WinJS references -->
    <link href="//Microsoft.WinJS.1.0/css/ui-dark.css" rel="stylesheet" />
    <script src="//Microsoft.WinJS.1.0/js/base.js"></script>
    <script src="//Microsoft.WinJS.1.0/js/ui.js"></script>

    <!-- App1 references -->
    <link href="/css/default.css" rel="stylesheet" />
    <script src="/js/default.js"></script>
    <script src="/js/navigator.js"></script>
    <script src="js/jquery-1.8.2-win8-1.0.js"></script>
    and i have error on exit of application.
    'WWAHost.exe' (Script): Loaded 'Script Code (MSAppHost/1.0)'.
    Exception was thrown at line 5357, column 6 in ms-appx://9639c33e-1eba-439f-9f8f-33d29838c67b/js/jquery-1.8.2-win8-1.0.js
    0x800a139e - JavaScript runtime error: SyntaxError
    The program '[3500] WWAHost.exe' has exited with code 1 (0x1).

    when i continue project instead of that, all jQuery library work fine but WinJS.Application.sessionState doesn't hold data between running appliation.
    (I start and stop application according this: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/hh986966.aspx#js_tut_suspendandshutdown)

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