As a result of an exploration in Resolution Independent Icon Design, Thomas Immich demonstrates how Deep Zoom can be
leveraged for rendering different image versions of an icon. I love the idea of resizing an application that adapts to the new space while maintaining crisp icons. Check out the…
Jaime Rodriguez has posted a large list detailing which features are available in WPF 4 Beta 1 and what's
expected for Beta 2. Dependant on Beta 2 you will notice the expected Text Enhancements which will make the VS2010 all the more enjoyable to use.
Nikhil Kothari has posted a a sample application that demonstrates a
ViewModel with MVC/Navigation in Silverlight. As an added bonus the sample uses the
New York Times Newswire API, and is running on teh Silverlight.FX framework.
Janete Perez covers in detail
the process of importing a Photoshop (.PSD) file into Blend 3. Its really great to see the new amount of information that is persisted during the import, including detailed functionality like Maximize Compatibility. Looking forward to Part 2 which will
be posted on…
Nigel Parker, who worked on the NZsynth application from WEB09, has
posted the NZSynth source code, end-to-end video covering the development and links to all of his resources and tools. I really like the added popup full photo feature, that's available when you zoom in and click.
In this session we’ll take a demo-based approach to exploring the top new features that come with Silverlight 4. We’ll take a look at the capabilities that combine to make Silverlight great for business applications with key features like printing, copy-paste,
clip-board access and the…
Brian Keller posted a great walkthrough video on
Downloading and Installing Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1. he includes a bunch of handy links, references and more help in the comments thread. Install VS2010 and check out new UI based on
WPF 4 Beta 1.
The SQL Server team has released an interactive Silverlight-based Cost Analysis Tool, which allows you to change different values to see your possible
savings when setting up your IT department. An addition to handy visuals, its interesting to note that this is a light-weight companion to the Full…
Dr. Bill Crounse provides a look at Windows 7, not from a developer or IT point of view, but that of a medical professional. Of
course the new visual look is nice, but the improved handwriting and voice recognition hit home. There's also a link, hidden in the comments, that leads you to a…
Regex Hero is a free online Regular Expression Tool written in Silverlight. Not only does that make it easier for the author to add instantaneous highlighting, but it also provides the
user an easy way to test against the .NET regular expression engine.
For mroe details check out the