Plan for Prism for Windows 8.1

Last week we posted our second drop to CodePlex of Prism for Windows Store apps. I want to update you our plans for the release of AdventureWorks Shopper reference implementation and Prism for Windows Runtime for Windows 8.1. The guide provides guidance on how to implement MVVM with navigation and app lifecycle management, validation, manage…

1

First Prism for Windows 8.1 drop available on Codeplex

Francis just posted our first Prism for Windows 8.1 drop on CodePlex.  Go checkout the release announcement for Windows 8.1. This drop includes: Using Windows.Web.Http.HttpClient instead of System.Net.Http.HttpClient in the client app. Using SettingsFlyout instead of Prism FlyoutView. Deprecated FlyoutView and FlyoutService. Updated VisualStateAwarePage to listen for page size change and change VisualState accordingly. Updated…

0

Prism for Windows Runtime docs now available in 11 languages

Prism for Windows Runtime which provides guidance on building Windows Store business apps using C# and XAML is now available in the following languages: Chinese Simplified Chinese Traditional English French German Italian Japanese Korean Portuguese Russian Spanish   How to get Prism for Windows Runtime The Prism library source code is available with the AdventureWorks…

4

Just released – Prism for Windows Runtime

Last December, we announced our thoughts on a new version of Prism for Windows 8 which we code named Kona. We are excited to announce that Prism for the Windows Runtime and the associated AdventureWorks Shopper reference implementation is now available on the Windows Dev Center. This guidance helps developers build Windows Store business apps…

6

Checkout New Prism Knowledge Base

We will release Prism for the Windows Runtime very soon. In preparation of the release, we created a knowledge base. The knowledge base will continue to grow overtime based upon question you ask in the discussion section on http://prismwindowsruntime.codeplex.com. So go check it out.   Current content   Getting Started Overview Video Create Hello World…

0

Just posted Video of Prism for Windows Runtime on Channel 9

Check out Francis Cheung and myself talking with Robert Green on Channel 9 about Prism for Windows Runtime. We give a quick overview of the Adventure Works Shopper Reference Implementation and then Francis demonstrates how to create a new app using Prism. For more information about Prism for Windows Runtime check out previous blog posts…

0

Kona Guidance is now Prism for Windows Runtime

I want to update you on the status of the project from the patterns & practices team codenamed Kona Guidance. The project provides guidance on how to develop Windows Store business apps. We are close to completing the project and have beta versions of the code and associated library available on CodePlex and NuGet. The…

0

New Kona drop on Codeplex

For those of you interested in creating line of business Windows Store apps, you should check out the latest Kona source code on CodePlex. A number of you posted comments on my blog, requesting that Event Aggregator work with Windows 8 apps. With the latest drop Event Aggregator is now in a Portable Class Library…

0

Developing a Windows Store app using JavaScript: Hilo guidance released

The patterns & practices client team is happy to announce the release of the Hilo guidance: Developing a Windows Store app using JavaScript. This is companion guidance to Hilo C++. Customer Value Windows 8 enables millions of people to be more productive, creative, and to have fun. The combination of HTML and JavaScript opens up…

1

Developing a Windows Store app using C++ and XAML: Hilo guidance released

The patterns & practices client team is happy to announce the release of the Hilo guidance: Developing a Windows Store app using C++ and XAML which is part of the Windows SDK. This is companion guidance for Hilo JavaScript. Customer Value Windows 8 enables millions of people to be more productive, creative, and to have…

0