Advanced Windows Store App Development with C# Refresh

Developers, take this Jump Start to learn lots of new techniques for building Windows Store Apps, such as the new windowing model, advanced contract scenarios, branding, monetization, and animations. Microsoft Technical Evangelist Jerry Nixon and the co-founder of Crank211, Daren May will show you how to implement these new features and APIs and how to differentiate your apps in the marketplace. You’ll also learn about the new Windows Live SDK and how to take advantage of SkyDrive from within your apps. Don’t miss it.

If you are pursuing the MCSD: Windows Store Apps Using C# this Jump Start prepares you for Exam: 70-485.

Course Title

  • Animation Fundamentals
  • Responsive Design
  • Branding and Monetization
  • Reusable Controls and Components
  • Camera and Media
  • Advanced Contracts
  • Advanced Platform Features
Instructor Team
Jerry Nixon | Microsoft Developer Evangelist | @jerrynixon
Jerry has been developing and designing on the Microsoft platform for over 15 years. He speaks at corporate events, universities, and a variety of user groups focused on Kinect, XAML, Windows Phone, and Windows 8. Most of Jerry’s days are spent teaching his three daughters Star Trek character backstories and episode plots.
Daren May | President & Co-founder, Crank211 | @darenmay
Daren leads Crank211, a company that specializes in designing and building next-level digital experiences. Prior to starting Crank211, Daren was the CTO and VP of Operations for a software consultancy and a practice lead for EMC Consulting. Daren has leveraged Microsoft technologies since the beta versions of Visual Studio .NET and has been developing XAML-based solutions since the heady days of “Avalon” (the early name for WPF).
Live Event Details
November 15, 2013
9:00am – 5:00pm PST
What: Fast Paced Live Virtual Session
Cost: Free
Audience: Intermediate and Advanced
Prerequisites: We recommend you prepare by attending the Windows Store App Development with C# Refresh on November 14.