Windows 8 Webcasts
Are you waiting for the big turning point in your professional life? Look no further.
This is the age of Apps- and an idea is all it takes. So hone your skills using Visual Studio 2012 and get the latest training on Windows 8.
Register today for the next set of Windows 8 Webcasts on 10th August 2012!
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Windows 8 Platform for Apps
Windows 8 is Windows re-imagined. Get an understanding of the platform
design tenets, the programming language choices, and the integration
points with the operating system.
09:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Designing Apps with Windows 8 personality
Through the bold use of color, typography, and motion, Windows 8 design
style brings a fresh new approach to the user experience. In this talk, you'll
learn the design principles and get insights into how to apply these principles
in your own apps.
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Building Windows 8 Apps with HTML and JS
In this session you’ll discover how to harness the rich capabilities of
11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Building Windows 8 Apps with XAML
If you are experienced with .NET or Silverlight and are already familiar
with XAML, this session will teach you everything you need to know to
create Windows 8 apps. This session will cover updates to familiar
features and explore concepts that are new for Windows 8.
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Contracts, Tiles & Notifications
Contracts are agreements between Windows and your app that allow you
to integrate Windows 8 features into your app. Tiles draw users back into
your app by awakening your tile on the Start screen. Notifications delivered
through the Windows Push Notification Service draw your users back into
your app even when it's not running. In this session you will learn how to
implement Contracts, Tiles and Notifications.
2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
How and When Windows 8 Apps Run
Learn the fundamentals of Process Lifetime Management and how to
structure your app to suspend and resume quickly, save app states properly,
and behave consistently.
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
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