Consumers today expect their phone to be a multi-use machine with the capabilities of a phone, a GPS, a gaming device, and an Internet tablet. For some consumers, their phone is now their primary connection to the Internet, replacing the desktop/laptop computer for the first time. For developers, the challenge is to find the best way to create the experiences that the user needs. Windows Phone 8 provides that platform, and XAML is the engine to power those experiences.
This book will get you ready to write apps for the up-and-coming Windows Phone platform using your XAML skills. It covers all the features including:
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