Posts Tagged ‘Windows 8’

Free Training Trial – Windows 8 App Development with C# & XAML from InnerWorkings

Update April 14, 2014: Unfortunately, the InnerWorkings product, trial, and bundles with Wrox books are no longer available as described here. I recently showed you my fun going through a lesson of the InnerWorkings Windows 8 training complete with the InnerWorkings Code Judging engine pointing out my errors in Visual Studio and me trying over […]

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Wrox InnerWorkings Windows 8 Application Development Training Walkthrough

Update April 14, 2014: Unfortunately, the InnerWorkings product, trial, and bundles with Wrox books are no longer available as described here. I’m excited to tell you about a new training offering from Wrox and InnerWorkings. InnerWorkings has developed a hands-on training tool for developers that presents a set of challenges to write code for and […]

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Wrox Video Walktrhough: Creating a Windows 8 Application – Beginning Windows 8 Application Development

 In this Wrox video walkthrough, I show you the steps to create a basic Windows 8 application in Visual Studio 2012 Express for Windows 8. We use the example from chapter 4 of the Wrox book Beginning Windows 8 Application Development. The video is 6 minutes long and when you’re done, you’ll have a Windows […]

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Creating a Basic Windows 8 Application

Windows 8 Style Applications Before you learn about the principles and characteristics of the new Windows 8 style applications, you must first turn back the clock to understand what brought the Windows 8 design language to life. So, let’s look into the history and talk about retro-style applications. A long time ago, when people started […]

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