Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 have a converged push notifications platform and development model. In this talk we dive into great new things with the Tiles, Toast and background push notifications that can you can incorporate in your apps. We walk through some best practices and work through sample code on how you can use push notifications in your apps.
Performance sometimes takes a back seat when you're developing an app or service. PerfTips make it easier to evaluate the performance of your app during normal debugging so that you can measure performance and find unexpected issues simply by setting breakpoints and/or stepping through your code with the debugger. This video shows you how.