Kraig Brockschmidt

Kraig Brockschmidt

Author, Program Manager

Nevada City, California

Areas of Expertise:

  • Windows Store apps in HTML/CSS/JavaScript
Kraig Brockschmidt has worked with Microsoft since 1988, focusing primarily on helping developers through writing, education, public speaking, and direct engagement. Kraig is currently a Senior Program Manager in the Windows Ecosystem team working directly with key partners on building apps for Windows 8 and bringing knowledge gained in that experience to the wider developer community. His other books include Inside OLE (two editions), Mystic Microsoft, The Harmonium Handbook, and Finding Focus. His website is

Webcast: Zero to App in Two Weeks: Programming Windows 8 Apps in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
May 21, 2013
In working with top tier app partners, the Windows Ecosystem Team has seen developers produce an app in a little as two weeks, whereas others meander around for months with little to show. Why this discrepancy? What are the factors that make the difference...