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Start Here! Build Windows 8 Apps with HTML5 and JavaScript

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Ready to learn Windows 8 programming? Start Here!

Learn the fundamentals of Windows 8 programming—and begin creating apps for desktops, laptops, tablets, and other devices. If you have previous experience with HTML5 and JavaScript—simply start here! This book introduces must-know concepts and getting-started techniques through easy-to-follow explanations, examples, and exercises.

Here’s where you start learning Windows 8 app development

  • Build on your knowledge of HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Create photo and media galleries with built-in HTML widgets
  • Interact with the system through live tiles, contracts, and view state detection
  • Store and access data on the local device and via the Internet
  • Access webcam, GPS, and other sensors embedded in the device
  • Create your first programs and publish them to the Windows Store

Synopsis:

Learn the fundamentals of HTML5 and JavaScript—and begin creating Windows apps for desktops, laptops, tablets, and other devices. If you have absolutely no previous experience, no problem—simply start here! This book introduces must-know concepts and getting-started techniques through easy-to-follow explanations, examples, and exercises. Then youll put it all together by creating your first Windows 8 apps.

Heres where you start learning Windows 8 app development

  • Build apps using HTML5 and JavaScript
  • Design for touch, mouse, and keyboard input
  • Incorporate video, graphics, and other multimedia
  • Create an accessible user interface
  • Help secure apps using cryptography and authentication
  • Deliver your apps to the Windows Store

About the Author

Dino Esposito is a well-known web development expert. He speaks at industry events, including DevConnections and Microsoft TechEd, contributes to MSDN Magazine and other publications, and has written several popular Microsoft Press books, including Microsoft ASP.NET and AJAX: Architecting Web Applications.

Table of Contents

IntroductionAcknowledgementsChapter 1: Using Visual Studio 2012 Express edition for Windows 8Chapter 2: Making sense of HTML5Chapter 3: Making sense of CSSChapter 4: Making sense of JavaScriptChapter 5: First steps with Windows 8 developmentChapter 6: The user interface of Windows Store applicationsChapter 7: Navigating through multimedia contentChapter 8: States of a Windows 8 applicationChapter 9: Integrating with the Windows 8 environmentChapter 10: Adding persistent data to applicationsChapter 11: Working with remote dataChapter 12: Accessing devices and sensorsChapter 13: Adding Live tilesChapter 14: Publishing an applicationAbout the authors

Product Details

ISBN:
9780735675940
Author:
Esposito, Dino
Publisher:
Microsoft Press
Author:
Esposito, Francesco
Subject:
HTML5;JavaScript;Metro UI;Visual Studio;Windows 8;beginning programmers
Subject:
Computer Languages-CGI
Subject:
Programming Languages - CGI, Javascript, Perl, VBScript
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Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Start Here
Publication Date:
20130631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
388
Dimensions:
9 x 7.38 in

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Computers and Internet » Internet » Web » Web Programming
Computers and Internet » Operating Systems » Microsoft Windows » Programming
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Learn the fundamentals of HTML5 and JavaScript—and begin creating Windows apps for desktops, laptops, tablets, and other devices. If you have absolutely no previous experience, no problem—simply start here! This book introduces must-know concepts and getting-started techniques through easy-to-follow explanations, examples, and exercises. Then youll put it all together by creating your first Windows 8 apps.

Heres where you start learning Windows 8 app development

  • Build apps using HTML5 and JavaScript
  • Design for touch, mouse, and keyboard input
  • Incorporate video, graphics, and other multimedia
  • Create an accessible user interface
  • Help secure apps using cryptography and authentication
  • Deliver your apps to the Windows Store

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