A NESL is a set of libraries for Silverlight developers that allow them to access some really cool features of Windows 7 from their Silverlight applications.
Take advantage of sensors like accelerometers, light sensors, compasses, GPS etc.
Access content from connected portable devices like…
of Brian Peek’s
TweeVo application have obviously noticed that the application hasn’t been working since early September. Twitter forced all applications to use the
OAuth authentication scheme, and now TweeVo has been updated to work with this new requirement. You can download the new…
Zafer has created an awesome webcam application to track your eyes with C++. The project has 3 parts, face detection, eye detection and eye feature extration. Zafer uses two different methods
for the face detection too! He implemented a Continuously adaptive means-shift algorithm…
Seth Sanders created a low cost multi-touch system called MT mini. It uses
TouchLib which is a C++ library (Anyone want to see if they can't get it working with .Net?) I'm not sure but I think a few of the demos were from the TouchLib system, the keyboard is
To get it…
Thomas Stockwell created one of my favorite games,
Tetris, in Visual Basic with a multiplayer aspect to it. Thomas talks about collision detection, animations, what happens when a line is completed, along with a few other points.
I think this would be a wonder project to port so it can work on a…
Server is running a
contest for the ultimate add-in. $50,000 in prizes can be won! Just got a vacation and want to show the world everything? Write a plug-in that works with Flicker. Think your room is too hot, write a plug-in to monitor the temperature. Afraid your dad's
Ever wondered to yourself, “If my program had a radio in it, it would make a billion dollars?” Yeah, I think it is only me BUT
Tamir Khason created a FM radio application that shows just how to do this in c#. Tamir has tested his library with a Silicon Labs and ADSTech FM receiver.
This is something I've wanted to see for a very long time. A managed mp3 player with a bunch of visual playback features.
Ahura Mazda created the Saluse Media Kit for Silverlight and it is awesome! There is a demo over at
We have just launched an all new series over on Channel9 that teaches beginning developers with little programming experience how to develop applications for Windows Phone 7. This series assumes that they have absolutely no knowledge of C#, Silverlight,
or mobile development. In just a few…
Dave Cook has created an interesting
write up on the Netflix API. Netflix has a web service API model so you do need an internet connection to leverage this.
He currently has 4 articles from the simple to the complex.
Accessing the Title Catalog
Accessing Subscriber Account…