If you're on Windows 7 and would like to develop some applications that leverage some of the new APIs built into the upcoming operating system, we have you covered with some Interop samples.
Current 3 are:
Task bar Windows Touch Sensors And Location
Go forth and do marvelous things.
Since we last chatted about DreamSpark, a lot has changed! We've officially rolled out High School support and is still open to college students and we've made it available in 110 countries! We have a
small armada of free training in DreamSpark and MCTS exam vouchers (first come…
In this episode of the
Coding4Fun Show, Brian Peek interviews
Jeremiah Morrill who has written
WPF MediaKit, an amazing library to quickly build DirectShow and MediaFoundation media player controls in WPF. It's amazingly powerful and, as a developer, can be used with just a few lines of…
FluidKit is a great open-source kit for WPF applications. One of the new features in the kit is called
ElementFlow which recreates some effects from another company who's logo may or may not be an Apple.
In addition to just the element flow stuff, FluidKit has a few other cool tricks…
dropped this Microsoft Live Labs released a tech preview of
Photosynth. The software analyzes photos of a simular area then reconstructs them into three-dimensional space, flyable environment.
Photosynth is a collaboration between Microsoft and the University of…
Clint Rutkas noticed a
started to complain about Vista's battery performance directly due to Aero.
He created a small little application that runs in your system tray that detects when your system's power status changes. Clint based his code off of
another Coding 4 Fun…
ShoXDX has created a project on CodePlex in c# to show you what each SvcHost.exe task is executing. What is the SvcHost exactly? It is a generic host porcess name for services that run DLLs. Since multiple Svchost are executed running different things,
it can be hard to track…
Konkol for Maker Faire 2008 created a LED photo booth using c# and some BetaBrite Prism signs.
Using the BetaBrite API written by Jeff Atwood (and ported by me), DirectShow lib and some additional code, Andy created a full blown a scaleable photo booth.
Andy had to make some…
Kevin Hoffman sent in an email
regarding a flippin sweet project on CodePlex called CLINQ. It stands for continuous LINQ and is a .Net 3.5 extention. As changes occur in the source of your query, the result set is continuously re-evaluated to maintain consistency and accuracy. It was
Ben Nadel created an excellent video post (warning, semi-long at 1.75hr) that covers pretty much all aspects of JQuery.