Getting the most out of Silverlight 3 with the Griffs at PDC09
Avg Rating: 0This is going to be a killer Workshop at PDC09:
Silverlight Multi-touch tutorial from Tim Heuer
Avg Rating: 0Tim Heuer presents the basics of Multi-touch in Silverlight tutorial along with a demo video and source code (both C# and VB). I can't wait to see what people build with this new feature in Silverlight 3.
Making Silverlight Code More Compatible with Blend using IsDesignTime
Avg Rating: 0Dan Wahlin demonstrates a simple but very effective tip for Making Silverlight 3 Application Code More Compatible with Blend. The topic is centered around using a method exposed by the platform allowing to check when your code is running in DesignTime.
Drag and drop data features in Expression Blend
Avg Rating: 0Evgeny takes us on a tour of some of the new functionality in Blend for working with Data. He demonstrates how can easily work with your sample-generated or working data by dragging and dropping fields to specific controls and areas in the workspace.
XAML Playground - A Designer built in Silverlight using Gestalt
Avg Rating: 5(1)
A new version of the Fireworks to XAML Panel is available
Avg Rating: 0Grant Hinkson has a published an updated Fireworks to XAML panel which allows to output XAML from your Fireworks designs. The new version includes a new CS4 skin and additional features resulting in much cleaner XAML.
A Silverlight Out of Browser deep dive with comparison to AIR
Avg Rating: 1(1)Michael Wolf from Cynergy takes on a tour of the new Out of Browser functionality in Silverlight 3. After explaining the concept, how to customize the install and storing data, Mike discusses at a high level the difference between Silverlight OOB and AIR.
Saving Silverlight XAML to a JPEG using WritableBitmap
Avg Rating: 3(2)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.
Windows 7 has has been released!
Avg Rating: 0Windows 7 Has Been Released to Manufacturing announced Brandon LeBlanc on the Windows 7 Blog.
"We continue to be overwhelmed at the community’s response to Windows 7 and it has been an extremely rewarding experience to witness. We hope the enthusiasm will continue to grow even more...
Expression Studio 3 is now available!
Avg Rating: 0Expression Studio 3 includes four professional design tools with many worthy features worth checking out. Below I will pick just one new feature for each tool included.
Expression Web 3 - SuperPreview, multi-browser visual debugging