Monday, July 8, 2013

Reusing Your Web Development Skills in Windows Store Apps

Two years ago at the first build Microsoft promised that web developers could build Windows Store Apps with HTML5, CSS3 & JavaScript and they have delivered. Today, web developers can reuse the skills they already have to build native Windows Store applications. In this session, we will build a Windows Store app that leverages jQuery and see how jQuery can also be leveraged with support from some other front-end libraries, such as KnockoutJS and RequireJS

Visual Studio 2013 for Web Developers: Deep Dive

The new version of Visual Studio introduces a series of new and exciting features for web developers. Join Mads as he takes you through a deep dive filled with demos, insights and background – including a brand new surprise feature called ‘Artery’.

Create Fast and Fluid Interfaces with HTML and JavaScript

Learn the best coding practices for maximizing the performance of your Windows Store app using HTML and JavaScript, including startup time, working set, and user-interface responsiveness. Learn tips and tricks for coding with the Windows Library for JavaScript (WinJS), using features like ListView, Binding.Template, and Scheduler, plus the underlying HTML framework, to make your app truly fast and fluid. Real-world examples will come from the experience of writing the Mail app and others.