TRINUG January Main Meeting You will learn how to use MVVM in your own Windows 8 application – desktop/mobile You will learn MVVM fundamentals. You will see the contrast between an MVVM application and a non-MVVM application.
I like the new Windows 8 experience. Start screen with live tiles is awesome. But I have been missing the Start Menu when I am on the desktop. There are plenty of rumours that Microsoft will bring back the Start Menu in the next version of Windows – Windows Blue. Until then, you can use one of many third party utilities for that functionality – ClassicShell, Start8 and Pokki. I started using Pokki. And I love it. It feels like my world is whole again. Pokki is free. If you want to do what I did, after installing it, open settings and make these changes:
Carolina Code Camp – 2013 You will learn how to structure your app’s code in a way that – improves maintainability – enables testability of your app’s UI behavior – reduces maintenance cost – enables cross-platform deployment