After completing this chapter, you’ll be able to
Create a colorful tile for your app on the Windows Start page.
Create a splash screen for your app that appears at startup.
Set permissions and capabilities for your app to enhance security.
Use a project template to showcase your app’s content.
Optimize your app for touch input and gestures.
IN THIS CHAPTER, YOU’LL RETURN TO the user interface of Windows 8 applications, and learn more about designing apps with the qualities and characteristics of programs distributed via the Windows Store. You’ll learn how to create a custom tile for your app on the Windows Start page, and how to create a unique splash screen for your project that ...