JavaScript, HTML, and Windows Store Apps

Mark Arteaga - JAV344

In this talk we'll cover the basics of creating a Windows Store app experience using HTML and JavaScript, including the Windows Library for JavaScript (WinJS). Topics will include how to leverage your existing HTML and JavaScript skills, how to integrate Windows 8 personality and contracts into your app, and how Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 provides tools to make this easy and fast.

Speaker's background:
Mark Arteaga is Founder of RedBit Development which specializes in helping customers implement mobile based enterprise and consumer facing solutions. Mark has an extensive background in software development and has dedicating the last 10+ years to the trade delivering solutions to customers such as Microsoft, Bell Media (formerly CTVGlobeMedia), The Globe and Mail, MTV, City of Brampton, Art Gallery of Ontario, Museum of Vancouver, Verizon, Canadian Tire Corporation as well as others. Mark is often speaking to the developer community at various events about mobile based solutions throughout Canada. You can contact Mark via his blog at, or follow him on Twitter.