Apps are at the center of the Windows 8 experience. Developers can take advantage of the services Microsoft provides so their apps will light up when they’re connected to the cloud. Signing up to sell your app in the Windows Store means you can tap into the worldwide user base of Windows. Apps take center stage Microsoft design principles App contracts Search. Learn to build Metro style apps. Universal app samples Samples for building an app that you can submit to both the Windows Store and the Windows Phone Store.
Sample app pack Hundreds of samples from Microsoft to help jumpstart your project quickly. Multiple views Create and show multiple views of the app, specify which view to show when the app is activated (using ApplicationViewSwitcher), and create custom animations for switching between views. Port from OpenGL ES 2.0. Download Windows 8 Consumer Preview.
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