Everything You Need to Know About Building REAL XAML Apps for Windows 8
Are you intimidated by the default XAML templates in Windows 8? You don't need to be. Do you want to know how Windows 8 XAML compares to WPF and Silverlight? Using async/await to keep your UI responsive? Come to this demo heavy session to learn the easier way to build Windows 8 apps covering all the stuff we have learned including building great Semantic Zoom, Grid Views and Snapped View experiences. We've been building real Windows 8 apps for months, and have a pile of neat tips and tricks to show you how to optimize for developer happiness and get the most out of the platform.