Developers, take this Jump Start to learn new techniques for building Windows Store apps and to prepare for Exam 70-485, a key component of the MCSD: Windows Store Apps certification. Learn about the new windowing model, advanced contract scenarios, branding, monetization, and animations. Microsoft Technical Evangelist Jerry Nixon and the co-founder of Crank211, Daren May, show you how to implement these new features and APIs and how to differentiate your apps in the marketplace. You also learn about the new Windows Live SDK and how to take advantage of SkyDrive from within your apps.
Instructors | Jerry Nixon - Microsoft Developer Evangelist; Daren May - President & Co-founder, Crank211
Associated Exam | Exam 70-485: Advanced Windows Store App Development using C#; Related Certification | MCSD: Windows Store AppsRelated Course | Course 20485: Advanced Windows Store App Development Using C#
Find out how to handle orientation changes, windowing requirements, and localization.
Learn about Styling, Extended Splash techniques, secondary tiles, and monetization.
Learn about the Windows Live SDK and using SkyDrive. Then listen in as Jerry and Daren answer some questions from the field.
Please peruse this section for additional information that supports this Jump Start event. This is an opportunity for you to dive deeper into advanced Windows Store app development using C# at your own pace.