WHAT’S NEW IN WINDOWS 8.1
There are several new features for data binding in Windows 8.1. The FrameworkElement.DataContextChanged event notifies you when the data context for a control is changed.
Two new binding properties, Binding.FallbackValue and Binding.TargetNullValue, provide mechanisms to handle data-binding failures and null values.
The options for the UpdateSourceTrigger property now include Explicit, designed for programmatic control in two-way binding scenarios.
The essential glue in any meaningful Windows 8.1 application is showing data in your user UI. This is referred to as binding. At its simplest, binding ...