Design item Metro App for Windows 8: Designed for touch


Here is a list of items that are tested in your Windows 8 App.

If you are in Southern California, please email these posts for more information on getting a token for your app by June 30, 2012!


Your app should also be optimized for all input types, including touch.
Optimizing for touch is a good approach because the Windows 8 platform gives you mouse and pen events for free when you code and design for touch.
Designing for touch requires a lot of attention to detail on many different criteria. Consider all of these factors:

Touch interaction design
Windows 8 touch language
Target sizing
Visual feedback

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