Download Handling touch input in Windows* 8 Applications [PDF 745KB]
With the growing number of devices supporting touch, handling the touch interaction method in your applications is more and more important.
Windows* 8 standard controls and templates already handle touch perfectly, so if you only use them, you don’t really need to know what is under the hood.
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This article discusses porting advanced user interface features from an iOS app to a Windows Store app. We use an electronic medical record (EMR) application for this case study.
One of the first things I wanted to see when I got my new Intel Tablet was to test some of the apps I develop for my Ultrabook. Initially I packaged the app, saved to a USB drive then, inserted that into my Tablet and installed. However as I made minor tweeks and changes that solution was too cumbersome. If you are like me and do a lot of trial and error tweaking, a new build for eacg test is not a sustainable option.