Building Windows 8.1 Apps from the Ground Up

Building Windows 8.1 Apps from the Ground Up

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This book is the perfect introduction for anyone wanting to create sophisticated Windows 8 apps for the first time.

Assuming only a basic knowledge of HTML and CSS we'll walk you through the development process using C# and VB. The book will familiarize you with the tools you'll need to use in order to make the most of Windows' stunning new features. You'll discover how to take advantage of the built-in functionality to create high quality user experiences.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781430247012
Publisher: Apress
Publication date: 12/23/2013
Edition description: 1st ed.
Pages: 388
Product dimensions: 7.52(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Windows 8.1

2. Windows Runtime Environment

3. Designing the User Experience

4. Choose Your Way

5. Managing the Application Life Cycle

6. Start Up Your App

7. Take Advantage of the Environment

8. Data Management

9. Listening to the World

10. Accessibility and Globalization

11. Sell Your App

12. Live Tile and Toast Templates

13. Windows Store Developer Account

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