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Mastering Windows 8 C++ App Development by Pavel Yosifovich

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Summary

Building an effective and addictive user interface is an art in itself, and is beyond the scope of this book. The modern design guidelines, as they relate to Windows Store apps are relatively new, but a lot of information can be found on the web, on Microsoft websites and others.

This chapter's goal was to introduce the C++ developer to the UI landscape, making it a more comfortable zone. Even if eventually the C++ developer will be more concerned with the application logic, infrastructure, and other low-level activities, it's still useful to understand the landscape of user experience and user interface.

In the next chapter, we'll tie user interface and data via data binding to create robust and scalable applications, at least where UI ...

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