SharePoint 2013: Create a Metro Live Tile using MetroJS, JsRender and the new REST API

August 11, 2012

Hi guys, One of the biggest changes made in SharePoint 2013 is the UI. And of course I’m talking about The Metro UI Style. We see it ,feel it and interact with it since Microsoft introduced Windows phone 7. and later on in Windows 8 etc... As stated on Wikipedia “A key design principle of Metro is better focus on the content of applications, relying more on typography and less on graphics ("content before chrome").” More and more websites are adopting the Metro UI Style, web sites like www.microsoft.com, www.touchality.com and www.mykindofphone.com. more examples you can find here. We will focus on the Metro...