These aren’t your daddy’s Windows apps! Windows 8 Store apps are a significant departure from the traditional development model on Windows. At first glance the differences are obvious: full screen, flat UI, touch-centric navigation. But there’s more available to Windows 8 developers to deeply integrate with the platform. This session will highlight features that let a Windows 8 app a deeply integrate with the system. Topics will include, app bars, share and search contracts, semantic zoom, live tiles and changes to the Windows 8.1 snap view.