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Creating a Simple Windows 8 Game with JavaScript: Part 1 – Windows 8 App Basics

, 23 Oct 2012 CPOL
We’ll be using HTML5, JavaScript, WinJS, and some helpful libraries from CreateJS along the way.

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Chris Bowen ( is a Principal Technical Evangelist with Microsoft, based in the Boston area and specializing in Windows 8 development. An architect and developer with over 19 years in the industry, he joined Microsoft after holding senior technical positions at companies including, VistaPrint, and Staples. He is coauthor of two books (with Addison-Wesley and WROX) and holds an M.S. in Computer Science and a B.S. in Management Information Systems, both from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

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