Microsoft® explains design and interface of Windows® 8
For the benefit of developers around the world, Microsoft released design case study where it compared the design and interface components of an iPad and Windows 8 tablets.
Microsoft had published this to make developers understand the platform in a better way. Let us hope that this would make developers come up with different versions of the existing iPad apps.
This case study includes detailed explanation of the interface and components of the interface in Windows 8 operating system. The interface is broke down to different components like layout and navigation, commands and actions, touch, orientation and views, and notifications.
Microsoft went ahead and explained the developers how each component works in Windows 8 and draws comparisons on how they work in an iPad. Â To know more about this, read the complete case study hereÂ http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/hh868262.aspx.