Silverlight Flag Effect from Charles Petzold
Avg Rating: 0Charles Petzold posted a Flag Effect sample with source code for Silverlight. The image is diced up into many small square representations of an area of the image that is then transformed in coordination with all of the other elements.
WritableBitmap sample with Matrix4x4 from Joa Ebert
Avg Rating: 0This is a very cool WritableBitmap sample from Joa Ebert with source code included. This was his first test with Silverlight, but it obviously shows his ActionScript skills transfer pretty easily.
ArcGIS Mapping and Charting API released for Silverlight and WPF
Avg Rating: 5(1)The ArcGIS API for Silverlight and WPF has been released along with a showcase application demonstrating some of the key concepts. Features include redlining (draw, edit, delete), layer controls, geodetic radius tool, line and polygon measure, GeoRSS layer, WMS Layer, Gazetteer locator control,...
Home Shopping Network now in HD Smooth Streaming
Avg Rating: 0The Home Shopping Network has upgraded their site to Silverlight 3 and their broadcast feeds to HD. This is the first 24x7 Smooth Streaming site that is accessible to the public. Almost makes you want to buy something...
The Power of Visual States in Silverlight from Jose Fajardo
Avg Rating: 0Jose Fajardo has published a 4-part video series on the Power of States which highlights both the States feature within the Silverlight platform and the support for the feature in Expression Blend. He demonstrates his own technique along with the new features in version 3.
Windows 7 Training Kit for Developers now available
Avg Rating: 5(3)To help prepare your applications for Windows 7, download the Windows 7 Training Kit for Developers. The kit includes code, videos and labs for both native Win32 C++ developers and .NET developers covering the new features available in Windows 7.
3D Postcard Flip Behavior for Silverlight from Joel Neubeck
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Silverlight WritableBitmap Performance Test from Rene Schulte
Avg Rating: 0Rene Schulte has been testing multiple implementations of dynamic bitmap images in Silverlight. He's posted his learnings along with the source code explaining how his test harness works.
TextTrimming TextBlock for Silverlight from Robby Ingebretsen
Avg Rating: 0Robby has shared the source code for a TextBlock with TextTrimming for Silverlight, that neatly truncates text and adds an ellipses based on the amount of space available to the TextBlock.