WinJS Goes Open Source – Hello GitHub

github-winjsThe developers for Microsoft Open Technologies and a collaboration of open source developers in the community has created a WinJS project out on GitHub. Both teams are dedicated to creating the best possible solution for HTML/JS/CSS application development.

WinJS is a set of JavaScript toolkits that allow developers to build applications using HTML/JS/CSS technology forged with the following principles in mind:

  • Provide developers with a distinctive set of UI controls with high polish and performance with fundamental support for touch, mouse, keyboard and accessibility
  • Provide developers with a cohesive set of components and utilities to build the scaffolding and infrastructure of their applications

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