Microsoft’s patterns & practices group has put together some mighty fine guidance for Azure. Enjoy!
A client recently (as in a couple of minutes ago) asked me about resources for building apps on the Universal Windows Platform. For your reading pleasure, here’s the list I quickly compiled (thank you BING):
Windows Dev Center: https://dev.windows.com/en-us/
Get started with Windows apps: https://dev.windows.com/en-us/getstarted
UWP platform guide: https://msdn.microsoft.com/library/windows/apps/dn894631.aspx
Microsoft Virtual Academy free training on mobile development: http://www.microsoftvirtualacademy.com/training-topics/mobile-app-development
UWP code samples: https://dev.windows.com/en-us/samples
Dev Center developer programs: https://dev.windows.com/en-us/programs
How-to guides for Windows 10 apps: https://msdn.microsoft.com/library/windows/apps/xaml/mt244352.aspx
Move from iOS to UWP: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/xaml/mt238320.aspx
As I step out onto the docks and smell the salty air, hear the tapping of halyards on masts, the rest of the world eases away. I am at peace and breath deeply.
Just overhead this over the airport PA system, for about the 20th time this afternoon: “One more thing. I’d like to tell everyone that this is a completely full flight.”
Really? How long has it been since a flight hasn’t been booked completely full?
Doing some Win8 app dev using XAML? Have you ever looked for where things like ApplicationPageBackgroundThemeBrush and other brushes are defined? Joe White over at http://metro.excastle.com/xaml-system-brushes has the info you’re looking for.