Adam Kinney did a pretty neat port of a flash application that
creates an effect that gives an image like it was torn and crumpled up in Silverlight using the WriteableBitmapEx.
Blitting is the act of blending multiple images together. More about the
BLIT operation can be found at Wikipedia.…
Ever have a video file that you want to play in Silverlight or Flash but couldn't get it to play? Fear not!
Arinhere on Code Project has done a release showing just how to do transcoding using FFMPEG in VB.Net. Another individual made
this work in c# too!
Dan Waters has created an
tutorial about how to create a XNA video game from scratch. I'm not talking just source, he talks about creating 3D models, texturing, creating audio, and more. Dan has 12 chapters all with videos and provides the
source code including audio, textures, and models. Be…
ASP.Net Ajax (formally known as Atlas) has a
list samples that show off some pretty neat things such as
rounded corners, an
accordion navigation system,
drop downs, and
For more samples, Code Project has a ton of free examples also.
Coding4Fun has released the 2008 Developer Kit. What is included in this kit? Three different ways to use Bluetooth, easy ways to do emailing, power management examples, Windows Desktop Search, a P2P picture sharing example, a RSS Reader Screen saver
I found this while doing
This week on Channel 9. CamSpace is a webcam tracking system that looks utterly amazing. I wish I knew more other than the video but their blog / site is a tad sparse on information.
We've talked in the past about debugging your application but if you can't attach a debugger to your website,
why not use the ASP.Net Tracing? This acts very much like a Debug.WriteLine in a Windows application but instead you do
Since this does have some memory ramifications,…
Want to see how to do some neat stuff on the Zune HD?
Development Prerequisites (install in this order):
Visual Studio (non-express) or Visual C# 2008 Express (download)
XNA Game Studio 3.1 (download)
XNA Game Studio Zune Extensions (download)
Dan waters is also blogging about creating a…
Visual Studio 2005 Express is the most comprehensive and full- featured interactive development environment (IDE) released to date. As part of the product mix, Microsoft has announced a series of Express editions, which make this power available to anyone
for almost no investment. In…
Adam Kinney created a fun example squishing bugs to show off Silverlight 4.0's webcam support. He created simple motion detection using a diff
calculation on multiple threads to figure out where his finger was to smooth the bugs! Here is a video showing off the project.
If you want to…