Data binding is often thought of as an advanced topic, but there really is no reason for that. Data binding is
- Critical to writing XAML applications
- Not very difficult to learn
- A very powerful technique
The basic idea behind data binding couldn’t be simpler: you are going to provide values to
UIElements based on the values of objects or of other
UIElement is a base class for most of the objects that have a visual appearance and can process input in Windows 8 applications.