Seasoned author Adam Freeman explains how to get the most from WinRT and Windows 8 by focusing on the features you need for your project. He starts with the nuts-and-bolts and shows you everything through to advanced features, going in-depth to give you the knowledge you need.
What you’ll learn
Understand what Windows 8 apps and WinRT are capable of and why they are special
Use advanced features to create immersive and engaging Windows 8 applications
Creating applications that work seamlessly on tablets and desktops
Use cutting-edge features like WebSockets and Cloud Computing
Prepare and deploy your applications
Unit test, debug and performance-tune applications