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Part 3 of Gill Cleeren's Win8.1 series: "What's new in the update for devs - More WinRT improvements"

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0 comments   /   posted by Silverlight Show on Nov 13, 2013
Tags:   windows-8.1 , windows-8 , win8dev , winrt , gill-cleeren

The third part of Gill Cleeren's new Windows 8.1 article series is now live at SilverlightShow. In this post the author discusses a few more WinRT classes that enable some cool scenarios! Take a look:

From the author:

Hello and welcome to part 3 of our exploration of new developer features in Windows 8.1! In this third part, we will continue looking at some new additions and changes to the WinRT library, the base class library for Windows 8 development. Just to recap, we already covered some XAML stuff and the RenderTargetBitmap class in the previous article. There are some really interesting classes in WinRT that enable new app scenarios and that’s the focus of this article. Among others, we will cover speech synthesis, the new HTTP API and the Contact Manager API.

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NOTE: If you are interested in this topic, you may also enjoy Gill's recent webinar 'Latest and greatest in Windows 8.1 for developers'.

Watch the recorded presentation here »


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