Matthew Baxter-Reynolds is the author of several books on software development. His next book, Programming Metro-style Apps with C#, will be published by O'Reilly in November.
Talks I've Given
Fundamentals of how to approach your Metro-style development projects
In this three hour session you'll learn the fundamentals of how to approach your Metro-style development projects. You'll start by learning what WinRT is and where it fits in Microsoft's long-term development tool strategy.
In the afternoon session we start writing code taking the lessons from the morning session and creating an end-to-end app with network communications and local database storage.
Metro-style Apps for .NET Developers
In this session, Matthew Baxter-Reynolds gets you up and running with building Metro-style apps for Windows 8 and Windows RT developers. You'll learn about the new .NET Framework profile for Metro-style and how it integrates with Windows Runtime (WinRT). You'll also build an app using the...xaml .net windows-8 windows-rt
A foot in both camps: becoming an Android and iOS developer
Know how to write software for the iPhone but not for Android and vice versa? Based on his book Multimobile Development: Building Applications for any Smartphone, Matthew will take you through how to implement common applciation features on both iPhone and Android.