To celebrate the release of Jeffrey Richter and Maarten van de Bospoort’s new book Windows Runtime via C# Microsoft Press and Wintellect have teamed up to offer a complimentary chapter and free access to one of Jeffrey Richter’s WintellectNOW on-demand training sessions. We want to give you a sampling of the book with the addition of on-demand training content that will help you expand the concepts found in this new release.
You will enjoy free access to chapter three, which covers Process Model. This chapter delves into a Windows Store app’s process model and looks specifically at the various ways an app gets activated as well as how it uses threads and windows. You can download the free chapter here.
In addition, WintellectNOW is making Jeffrey’s Performing I/O Bound Asynchronous Operations free for one month. This session is an hour and thirty minutes in duration and provides concepts that apply to Windows Store apps. You can access the full session here.
If you enjoy this WintellectNOW video you can also enjoy 14-days of free access to the entire library. Dive deeper into the principals Jeffrey and Maarten outline in the book with these additional courses covering Generics and Garbage Collection. These sessions are core C#/.NET concepts that all C# developers must know and understand thoroughly in order to effectively and efficiently build Windows Store apps.
WintellectNOW and O’Reilly Media are partnering to provide a complimentary copy of the Windows Runtime via C# Ebook with every annual WintellectNOW subscription purchased between November 20th and December 31st. Simply purchase your WintellectNOW.com annual subscription ($319 value) and you will receive instructions to access a free copy of the full EBook, compliments of O’Reilly media. You’re annual subscription entitles you to access to all courses in the WintellectNOW library. Enjoy the gift that keeps giving. All year long. Let WintellectNOW and O’Reilly Media help you simplify the season with a gift that keeps giving throughout 2014!