Silverlight 2 is going to allow designers and developers to reuse their existing skills to create Rich Internet Applications. This video shows how Silverlight 2 could be used to build financial applications that go beyond the typical HTML-based applications common on the web today.
In this Open Space session, Patrico Jutard of Three Melons gives a demo of their Silverlight game engine. Watch the video to see some of the possiblities for developing casual internet games using Silverlight.
A couple guys from Veracity Solutions setup a demo of their cool project during an Open Space session.
The demo shows a Windows Presentation Foundation application bound to the inputs of a Wii mote to allow the user to control whats on the screen. They modified a pair of gloves with LEDs to allow a person...
SilverReader is another one of the European Silverlight Challenge winners that were sent to the US for MIX by INETA Europe. In this video, Radenko demonstrates his winning entry, an RSS Reader, and how he built it using Silverlight.
Krishna Kumar delivers the final Open Space session at MIX with some great information about Programming your Xbox 360. With XNA, any developer can create games for the PC or Xbox 360 (and eventually the Zune).
Krishna demonstrates a game that XNA developers can use as a reference example, including...
Ryan Dunn interviews Istvan Cseri on SQL Server Data Services (SSDS). Istvan answers the question of why developers should care about SSDS. He also goes to the whiteboard to explain the high level architecture of a SQL Server Data Services solution.
In this video, Michael Lehman talks about the new Software + Services Blueprints. These are downloadable and reuseable applications that show how to build Software + Services scenarios around Microsoft technology.