Windows 8 From Design To Delivery with XAML and C# walks through the design, implementation, testing, and delivery of a real-world application. This course puts Windows 8 programming skills into context by creating a non-trivial application from scratch. Along the way we look at XAML layout and controls, page navigation, data binding, data management, life cycle management, working with files, MVVM, snap view, semantic zoom and much more. Both Windows 8 novices and intermediate programmers will benefit from this real-world scenario walk-through.
Jesse Liberty is an independent programmer and consultant who specializes in mobile development and ASP.NET. He is a Xamarin MVP, Certified Mobile Developer, and Microsoft MVP. Jesse is also an author and an internationally renowned speaker. He hosts the popular Yet Another Podcast and his blog is considered required reading for developers.