Tag Archives: WinRT

Detect DEBUG build configuration via JavaScript in Windows Store apps

Update (2012-09-29): Now you can use the package WinRT-JsDebugSymbols available via NuGet instead of manually adding the code to your project, and will receive future updates. One of the things I miss when developing Windows Store apps in HTML/JavaScript, is … Continue reading

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Get the network machine name in a Windows Store app

When developing Windows Store apps that support receiving push notifications, besides getting the application ID and hardware ID, I also like to get other useful information about the machine/device that can ease the management of the push notifications service. The … Continue reading

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Get the version number of a Windows Store app

Recently, during the development of a Windows Store app, I needed to dynamically get the current version numbers of the app to show in the “about” screen.

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Content of the Windows 8 Camps Events (Code, Samples, Slides)

Update 2012-09-10: All the content of the Windows 8 Camp in a Box has been updated to the Windows 8 RTM ;). Make sure you download it again if you have a previous version! Since March of this year Microsoft … Continue reading

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Event: Windows 8 App Camp PORTO

On May 28th happens the Windows 8 App Camp PORTO an event organized by Microsoft Portugal, with a whole day of technical sessions on Windows 8 Metro Style application development presented by speakers like Drew Robbins, Director a nível mundial … Continue reading

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