Unity for WinRT

If you’re In need for a DI and IOC container framework, you can get a port of the Unity for WinRT here: http://unity.codeplex.com/releases/view/92699


How to display charms on a top of the WebView.

I’ve been moving along in my development of the FeedPoint app to WinRT. And as a good citizen of the Modern UI I needed to implement app contracts such as search, share and settings which become available for a user via charms. When displaying Accounts flyout in my app I’ve noticed that it doesn’t show properly on…


How to emulate Navigating event in the WebView.

While working on the Win8 version of the FeedPoint app, I’ve encountered the situation when I needed to be able to intercept a navigation in the WebView control via the link click from the user and show a full browser window instead. Unfortunately the WebView control in the WinRT currently does not implement Navigating event….


More details on how to use SQLite with Windows 8 apps

Tim Heuer has posted a walkthrough on how to install the SQLite runtime package for your WinRT apps and how to use it from your managed or native code:   http://timheuer.com/blog/archive/2012/08/07/updated-how-to-using-sqlite-from-windows-store-apps.aspx