Modern desktop apps: get the best of both worlds

THAT Conference 2014
Day: Wed, Aug 13   Time: 2:30 PM   Location: Wisteria (map)
Level: 200  Primary Category: Mobile  Secondary Category: 
Tags: WPF, .net, C#, windows 8, winrt
This session will highlight how you, as a Windows desktop application developer, can benefit from new Windows 8 features and create modern WPF applications.

WinRT is a set of modern, object-oriented APIs introduced in Windows 8. During the presentation, we will explore WinRT API available for the desktop application developers and learn about benefits of these APIs by creating touch-friendly and sensor-aware modern desktop application.