Here is another Reference App from Telerik in the Store. For those of you that doesn’t know Telerik, they are a company that caters to the needs of Devs all around the World, most especially in the area of Metro (MX) App Developments. They have specialized controls that will make your app shine. And when Telerik deploys an App in the Store, you ought to take a look, if only to see how they put the app together. This app is not for general consumption of the populace, this time, the app is to assist Devs in brainstorming on how their apps will look like by mocking the user interface elements. Let op, this is not a Storyboarding app in the sense of it, but just to help shape your app and decide how it will look like. Here is a full description from the Store by Telerik:

Telerik AppMock allows you to quickly and easily create prototypes of your Windows Store applications. Providing a rich set of Windows 8 Style tools and components, conveniently grouped in galleries and categories, you can simply drag and drop UI elements onto the design surface to arrange the layout and flow of your application. You can organize the prototypes in pages (called sheets) and projects and in the end you can run the projects to see all that in action, by navigating through the pages using preset links (hot-spots).

Create/Save/Open projects
Create pages/sheets
Drag and Drop shapes onto the design surface
Rich Galleries – Interactivity, Buttons&Links, Text&Input, Data Visualization, Media, Layout, Editors, Loading indicators, Data&Scheduling, Navigation, Gestures, Comments, Flow Charts, etc.
Customize the shapes – cut/copy/paste/resize/rotate/bring to front/set text/font-size/links/etc.
Multiple Selection of shapes
Navigate between pages/sheets
Run projects and use links between the pages/sheets
Search and Share via the charms
Pin projects to the start screen
Export projects


If you are a budding Dev, you’ll love this app. It is free, so you don’t have to leave it for the price. Download now via the Source link.

Source: Windows Store