Playing Youtube video in a Windows 8 Application

Recently, I was working on a C# Windows 8 application that was required to play Youtube videos as one of the features. At first I wasn’t sure if there was a simple way to accomplish the task, but with a little research I found a very nice solution.   First I created a very simple…


Networking in Windows 8 Apps – Using StreamSocket for TCP Communication

My progress with Windows 8 App Development If you read my first post, you know that I just recently started developing for Windows 8. Well, for the past week I have been building a simple IRC client that is helping me get my feet wet with Windows 8 App development and the Windows 8 SDK….


Hello, World!

Hello there, and welcome to my very first blog entry. My name is Nikola Metulev. I recently graduated from UC Irvine (Go Anteaters) with a degree in Computer Science and Engineering, moved from Orange County to the Seattle area, and started working as a Windows 8 Developer Evangelist at Microsoft. The purpose of my blog…