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The Booking.com app for Windows 8

As part of the Windows 8 App Heroes series, this video takes a look at why Booking.com decided to lead the way in developing a Windows 8 app in line with the platform's groundbreaking launch in October 2012.

The product owner of the Booking.com Windows 8 application, Roel Smelt, and the developer of the app, Tom Verhoeff, share their experiences from inception to delivery, what it was like to work with Microsoft on the project and why it's such a great time to build apps for Windows 8.