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.
What you'll learn
How to plan out your app and its user-experience
The pros and cons of the different development languages available to you
To build well-structured apps that can be easily customized and reused
Manage data stores and cloud storage
Why accessibility and globalization matter, even to the smallest of apps
Use Windows 8's features to interact with the world around you
Who this book is for
This book is ideal for anyone with a little programming knowledge (basic HTML and CSS is all you'll need) who want to start creating Windows 8 apps. This book will walk you through everything you need to know in a results-oriented way and ensure your first Windows 8 apps built on firm foundations that you can be proud of.