When you design your Universal Windows Platform (UWP) app, you're designing in effective pixels, not actual physical pixels. Using effective pixels lets your Universal Windows Platform app scale to different screen sizes. Watch this video to understand the concepts and then read the complete…
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Abstract: We're kicking off a new series today and in this inaugural episode we're talking all things Windows 8. Tune in as we cover the basics from what's new in this latest installment as well as what you need to know to build, publish and profit from developing your first application. Be the…
Make your app stand out with a live tile. You can use a background task to update your app's live tile with fresh content. For a closer look and more details, check out Quickstart: Update a live tile from a background task on the Windows Dev Center.
Feed reader is a sample Windows Store app that demonstrates a basic end-to-end implementation of a news feed reader. It uses a hub navigation pattern to organize and display articles from various subscriptions specified in a JSON-formatted data file. The data is obtained over a network connection or…
Windows 8.1 introduces a new windowing model. Depending on screen resolution, users can run up to four apps at the same time, per screen. Learn how to design your app to work with the new window size model. For more info, see Resizable windows.
This short 7-minute video describes how to add YouTube videos to a Windows App Studio app. You will learn how to: - Add a single video - Add a playlist of videos you choose - Add all the videos from an existing playlist - Add all the videos from one user - Add all the videos based on a search term…
ManifoldJS, the tool that turns your web apps into store apps, just got better. With version 0.4.0 you can now build and submit Windows 10 apps from any platform! This short video walks you through the process of building, packaging and submitting a Windows 10 app from your Mac.