Windows 8 Metro apps not only have to be informative and responsive, they also have to feature animations that are, to use Microsoft's often repeated phrase, "fast and fluid". In the newest post on the official Windows 8 app developer blog, Microsoft offers Metro app makers some tips on how to create the best looking animations they can for their software creations.
The blog also points out that app developers can go ahead and use Microsoft's own Animation Library if they want to simply use code that's already been made to work with Windows 8. The blog also offers up some example code for developers to use that takes advantage of the Animation Library.
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