Windows® Runtime via C#

Windows® Runtime via C#
Published:November 15, 2013Language:English
Author:Jeffrey Richter and Maarten van de BospoortTechnology:Microsoft Visual C#
Length:320 PagesISBN 13:9780735679276

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About The BookGet a thorough grounding in the Windows Runtime

Get a thorough grounding in the Windows Runtime—and apply your C# skills to building innovative apps for the Windows Store. Guided by Jeff Richter, a recognized master of Windows programming, along with principal Windows consultant Maarten van de Bospoort, this book provides pragmatic guidance on the non-UI side of Windows development, and features a wealth of examples in Microsoft Visual C# 2012.

  • Delve into the Windows Runtime architecture and environment

  • Understand how to use Windows Runtime to create Windows 8 features from C#

  • Examine process lifetime management architecture and its ramifications on background processing and state management

  • Explore I/O models for storage and networking, and see how they’re influenced by app isolation

  • Review contracts and other extension points offered by the system that a Windows Runtime app can use

  • Get practical insights on packaging, capabilities, installation, deployment, and other critical topics
  • About Jeffrey Richter and Maarten van de BospoortJeffrey Richter is a cofounder of Wintellect, a training and consulting firm dedicated to helping companies build better software, faster. He is the author of the classic CLR via C#, now in its fourth edition, Windows via C/C++, Fifth Edition, and other popular .NET and Win32 programming titles.

    Maarten Van De Bospoort is a principal consultant with the Windows Product Group at Microsoft, where he teaches professional developers worldwide how to write Windows programs. He brings nearly 20 years of software development experience to this book.
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