I presented “Develop High Performance Windows 8 Application with HTML5 and JavaScript” to San Francisco & Silicon Valley Web Performance Group.  A lot of developers are asking for the presentation, demo and resources, so I post all the information in this blog.

Abstract

Creating high performance apps is crucial for every developer. Come to learn How to make your HTML5 apps fast and responsive on Windows 8 platform. In this session, first we will start with the overview of Windows 8 and then introduce how to develop Windows 8 using HTML5 and JavaScript. We will explore the best practices and performance tricks to make your Windows 8 applications running faster.

 

Presentation

 
Resources
  • Best practices for Windows 8 apps using JavaScript

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/hh465194.aspx

  • Windows 8 Camp in a Box hands on labs, tutorials, and learning resources

http://bit.ly/CampInBox

  • One Page Resources for Developing Windows Store apps using JavaScript

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/hh465231.aspx

  • Free E-book: Programming Windows 8 Apps with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript (by Kraig Brockschmidt)

http://Aka.ms/brockschmidtbook

  • Windows 8 App Development training for HTML5 Developers

http://bit.ly/HTML5Wins8Camp

  • Windows 8 JavaScript Sample Code

http://bit.ly/W8JavaScriptSamples

  • Windows 8 and Tools Download

http://bit.ly/Wins8Download

  • Windows 8 Dev Center

http:/dev.windows.com