Building Windows 8 Apps Quickly with Caliburn.Micro
They're calling the release of Windows 8 the greatest developer opportunity ever. This is your chance to put your app in front of hundreds of millions of potential buyers in the new Windows Store. But how will you build it? At long last, Caliburn.Micro - a simply amazing MVVM application framework for WPF, Silverlight and Windows Phone - has now been ported for use in WinRT applications. In this webinar, I'll show you how to get started using Caliburn.Micro for your Windows 8 application. I'll also talk about some lessons learned from using Caliburn.Micro for my first WinRT app, including leveraging some other open-source projects like Callisto in conjunction with Caliburn.Micro.
Adam Barney has been writing code in one form or another since the 4th grade and has been 100% focused on .NET since 2005. He is currently a senior-level consultant living in Lincoln, NE where he co-founded and runs both the Lincoln .NET Users Group and Nebraska Code Camp. Adam also enjoys speaking at user groups, code camps, and developer conferences in the Midwest.