Matt Hidinger, Program Manager for the Live Tile Platform on Windows recently chatted with me about the new features of Live Tiles in Windows and Windows Phone, and What Developers Need To Know (TM).
Here are some related resources you may be interested in:
- Matt’s talk from Build 2014
- Tile Template Catalog
- Great Official Live Tile Samples from Microsoft: (1) App Tiles and Badges, (2) Secondary Tiles, (3) Periodic Background Agent for Tiles and Toasts, (4) Pinned Site
- Comprehensive overview of Tiles, Notifications, and Action Center in Windows Phone, from the Windows Phone 8.1 Jumpstart Training.