Manuel Clement and others - Introducing Sparkle
Avg Rating: 4(2)Microsoft, today, at the PDC, announced Microsoft Expression, which is a suite of three applications to help you build Web sites and new kinds of Windows applications.Here we meet the Expression Interactive Designer team last week as they were having a late-night pizza dinner (code-named…
Anders Hejlsberg - LINQ
Avg Rating: 4.5(5)LINQ stands for Language INtegrated Query and in a nutshell, it makes query and set operations, like SQL statements first class citizens in .NET languages like C# and VB. Here we visit Anders Hejlsberg in his office to get more on LINQ. Dan Fernandez, also seen in this video, just put up a blog…
Sean Alexander (and others) - Windows Vista Sidebar and Gadgets
Avg Rating: 4(2)Sidebar lives!But it's even better, here Sean Alexander, David Streams, and special guest Sanaz Ahari of the Start.com team, demonstrate the new sidebar and gadgets that come in Windows Vista. Plus, we cover the three different kinds of gadgets and show how to build your own.You can learn…
Kam Vedbrat - Looking at Windows Vista's user interface (AERO)
Avg Rating: 4(2)Kam Vedbrat is a lead program manager on the AERO team which redesigned the User Interface of Windows Vista (the next version of Windows). We spend half an hour looking at the user interface.
North Face Demo at the PDC
Avg Rating: 4(1)This is one of the coolest applications we've seen at the PDC. Here's a video of the North Face demo that was shown off during Jim Allchin's keynote at the PDC. This demo rocks and it was all done in Windows Presentation Foundation (formerly Avalon).
Piero Sierra (and others) - Microsoft Max
Avg Rating: 3(1)Marketing says: "Microsoft® Max is built on the next-generation WinFX Runtime Components technology that will drive the development of Windows Vista® applications." Now, what is Max, exactly? We send Scoble to find out. He sits down with project Max Group Program…
Kyle Groves and Dave Goulet: eLearning app demonstrates WPF goodness
Avg Rating: 4(2)This eLearning video features Kyle Groves and Dave Goulet from LogicBay demoing a prototype they built for 3M. The very cool thing about the app is the browser integration: it is probably the most sophisticated in browser Avalon app created to date. It also features Arik Cohen from the Avalon (er,…
Sanjay Parthasarathy and Ben Riga - Healthcare demo of Windows Presentation Foundation (AKA Avalon)
Avg Rating: 4(1)Cool demo of the Windows Presentation Foundation that Ben Riga gave to a user group recently.
Mark Boulter and Brian Pepin - Sneak peak at Cider (visual designer for Orcas, future version of Vis
Avg Rating: 4(2)Mark Boulter, PM and technical lead, and Brian Pepin, development lead, talk to us about Cider, a future version of the visual designer that'll ship in Orcas, future version of Visual Studio.They demo it too!
Adam Nathan - Light up an app with WPF (formerly Avalon)
Avg Rating: 5(2)Adam Nathan is giving a talk at the PDC on Thursday about making an application "light up" on Windows Vista. To prepare for the talk he created WinFXHearts.com. Very cool version of the Internet Hearts game. Here we visit his office to get a good look at his application and what…