Metro style apps Archive

Windows 8 Training: Tips and tricks for developing Metro style apps using C++

Another Windows 8 Training Video. This one’s called Tips and tricks for developing Metro style apps using C++ and it’s presented by Tarek Madkour. Video description C++ and XAML provide a new way for C++ developers to target Windows

Windows 8 Training: Tips and tricks for developing Metro style apps using XAML

A new Windows 8 Training Video from Microsoft. This one is Tips and tricks for developing Metro style apps using XAML. Video description XAML is a great, familiar addition to the Windows 8 UI technology stack. This session

Windows 8 Training – Build a Metro Style game

A new Windows 8 Training Video. This one is taught by Chas Boyd. Video description Games are undoubtedly one of the most popular style of apps with users today and one of the largest money makers as

Windows Video – Building Xbox LIVE games for Windows 8

New Windows 8 video from Microsoft. Xbox LIVE, Microsoft’s premier entertainment service, is coming to Windows 8. Whether you are developing a game or another kind of entertainment app for Windows 8, Xbox LIVE can help your

Windows Video – Designing Metro style apps with CSS3

Another video from Microsoft. Metro style app development is probably going to be very big in 2012 and massive in 2013. There’s a lot to learn and it can be really intimidating at first. This video will

Using XAML for designing Metro style apps in Visual Studio 11 Express

Another one of the development tools used in Windows 8 is XAML. What is XAML? Microsoft would define it this way: XAML is a declarative markup language. As applied to the .NET Framework programming model, XAML simplifies

Creating 3d applications in Windows 8 Metro

Windows 8 is being promoted as a source of unique 3d rendering capabilities in the Metro style applications. The new tools that come with Metro are touted as being able to provide some of the most impressive