Chapter 8. Creating Data Sources
In This Chapter
The WinJS library includes two objects which you can use as data sources—the List and the
StorageDataSource objects. If you need to use a
FlipView with other types of data, then you need to write a custom data source.
The goal of this chapter is to explain how you can write custom data sources. In this chapter, I explain how you can create three custom data sources:
• FileDataSource—The file data source stores data on the local file system.
• WebServiceDataSource—The web service data source enables you to use a remote web service to retrieve and store ...