Kirupa has written
a tutorial that provides a basic overview of how to write a simple application that supports dropping of files into it. The tutorial is based on Blend 3 and the source
code is included.
Scott Hanselman provides
a whirlwind tour of the Demo Dashboard VS2010 extension. Based on how much easier it is to build extensions in the new VS2010 shell, I'm guessing we'll see a lot more of these "casual" extensions in the future. Screenshot depicts the Demo Dashboard…
Chris Cavanagh always seems to pick interesting projects. This time he's created a new WPF Web Browser control that plays nice with the WPF layout
system and can be transformed.
Grab the source code or take a peek at his
3D Browser in the works.
Windows 7 Has Been Released to Manufacturing announced Brandon LeBlanc on the Windows 7 Blog.
"We continue to be overwhelmed at the community’s response to Windows 7 and it has been an extremely rewarding experience to witness. We hope the enthusiasm will continue to grow even more…
What better reason could there be to learn the new APIs available to developers in Windows 7? A trip to PDC 2009 and cash, up to $17,777. The application
must use at least one of the following Windows 7 technology features; Libraries, Windows Touch, Shell Integration, DirectX 11 or…
Walt Ritscher has a new tutorial on how to
Develop Windows 7 Multi-Touch Apps without a Multi-Touch Device. Using a Codeplex project called
MultiTouchVista, Walt shows how to configure your system to work with multiple mice and other input devices.
Jossef Goldberg explains how the deployment of your client applications will be easier in .NET 4. The new Client Profile and improved Visual Studio feature integration are shown off as we walk through building a simple application and deploying it to
a non-developer's computer. …
SC08: Loren Dean, a Director of Engineering at The MathWorks, discusses latest features of parallel MATLAB which enable users to parallelize their MATLAB code to take advantage of a variety of compute resources multi-core desktops, clusters, and even grids
and cloud computing services.