UWP Tile Generator Extension

Developing Universal Windows Platform apps comes with a small burden, to create multiple tile sizes to accommodate for multiple tile sizes on different screen sizes.Thanks to Shen Chauhan, which has created a Visual Studio Extension, this might end up to just be a click of a button. Give it a go, UWP Tile Generator


GridView & Multiple Item Templates

Ever wondered how to have a GridView with multiple layouts/sizes for its items. I see some apps using the Windows 8 Grid project template, and never change how items would look, which might give a sense of boredom of having the same evensquare look everywhere. The goal of this post is to learn how to change the…


Grab the 8.1 RTM Windows

Yesterday,Steve Guggs announced (through his blog) the availability of Windows 8.1 RTM on MSDN and Technet. In the same blog post he announced the availability of Visual Studio 2013 RC and Windows Server 2012 R2 RTM too. Read all the details please refer to Guggs’ post.  


Ask users for Feedback

One of the out-of-the-box mechanisms that’s available in Windows Store Apps, is the “Rate & Review” option given to app users to send their feedback to the app publishers, and to other prospect users too. Unfortunately a small percentage of those who download and use an application would give feedback, unless your app is extremely…