is building games in Silverlight, but he also likes to build games in XNA. The obvious move then is to create a library that allows you to run XNA games within Silverlight. And no code changes to the XNA games would be ideal. That's exactly what Bill has
done, and the code library's…
As proclaimed by Ward Bell from
IdeaBlade, "Silverlight is Ready for Business". Business Application development, that is.
Ward walks us through a quick demonstration of building an entity model, querying and displaying data in an editable Silverlight Datagrid. This is all done using…
What's the difference between Live Services, Live Framework and Live Mesh? James Senior has arrived to explain how you can use Live Services in your applications today and how you can plan future
development with the Live Framework. For detailed developer information on APIs and documentation…
SurfaceDJ from Vectorform was one of my favorite applications shown at PDC. Not only does it involve Multi-touch, Surface and music; but it is an example of a new form of collaborative application. Joe Engalan
and Markus Sheldon build up the music, keep it alive and then break it down in…
Jason Beres takes us on a journey through time and space using the new Timeline, Map and Zoombar controls from Infragistics.
The Timeline and Zoombar make an interesting pair when combined with two sets of historical data. I also like the point Jason makes about how this all done with…
Unni Ravindranathan takes on a tour of the new
Expression Blend 3 Preview released at MIX09. Not only has Blend been updated to support Silverlight 3, but many new features have been added including improved graphic design tools,
Intellisense, TFS integration and improved extensibility.
The MIX Online team has released their latest issue covering the topic of data and information visualization. Along with
two articles on building infographics and future thinking around visualization, the issue includes a lab named
Descry consisting of four visualizations: The Obesity Epidemic,…
This week during the Presidential Inauguration, Silverlight was used by both CBS and the official Presidential Inauguration Committee site to stream the event
live. Steven Woodward and Ben Waggoner tell the story of how the projects came together, including the
last minute push to add a…
a new WPF Designer video showing the features added to Beta 2 now available. Check it out and let us know what you think!
Mark Wilson-Thomas demonstrates the new Styling and design features in the WPF and Silverlight Designer in Visual Studio 2010.
The WPF and Silverlight…
Nikola, previously on
showing his Shock game, is back with a new interesting project,
a Motion Capture Viewer written in Silverlight. Along with entertaining us with dancing stick figures, Nikola is also
sharing the code, what he's learned and
a primer on Motion Capture. Real 3D in action!