Join Charles and Channel 9 special correspondent, Dr. Sneath, as we interview Rob Relyea about XAML's past, present and future. Here, we dig into how XAML works and why it is desiged the way it is. Are you curious about how and why XAML works the way it
does? Ever wonder why BAML was created…
Karsten Januszewski has posted a
write up on his XAML Playground project, a design surface written in Silverlight using
Gestalt. The source code is available so you can see a glimpse into the work it takes to create a design tool.
This week on Channel 9, Dan and Brian are joined by MVP Martin Woodward to discuss this week's news, including:
- Martin talks about the
MVP Summit and how hewon the Team System MVP of the year. The prize, a pimp belt
- Phil Haack: ASP.NET MVC RC 2
- Tutorial: How…
Mark DeFalco and Senior Development Engineer Kaushik Barat discuss the updates to Fresh Paint for Windows 8.1 and dive into some of details behind the app. We talk about the new features, how research becomes code, porting code across platforms and enabling new scenarios with…
Taking user feedback about the application into consideration, it’s time to make some improvements! J Here are some of the reports we got from the users: The application is too slow when exchanging currencies It uses too much data traffic/should cache the exchange rates It doesn’t work for some…
In this episode, taped at TechEd North America, Robert chats with Jay Schmelzer, a Principal Director of Program Management at Microsoft, and John Papa, an independent consultant, speaker, and trainer for Pluralsight. Jay's team owns the business application tooling in Visual Studio. He and Robert…
Blueboxes walks us through the process of
Rendering XAML to a JPEG using Silverlight 3 using the WritableBitmap class. Very useful when you wish to "print" the state of an application or something a user has created.
Both of us freshly back from MIX09, Mike Swanson stops in to show us a plug in that he wrote which allows users of Adobe Illustrator to export their designs as XAML for either WPF or Silverlight.
Working Smarter means taking advantage of both the tools and the training that you already know. By…
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Abstract: Jerry Nixon welcomes Navit Saxena and Hari Menon from the Microsoft Blend team to the show as they discuss the latest features and improvements made in Blend as it pertains to XAML developers and its integration with Visual Studio 2012. Tune in as they chat about how Blend can…
In this hour long episode, Robert shows you how to get started using the MVVM (Model-View-ViewModel) pattern in your XAML apps. He reviews what MVVM is and then adds MVVM to an existing Windows Store app. You won't see all of the techniques used in MVVM, but you will see enough to understand how you…