Unni Ravindranathan takes on a tour of the new
Expression Blend 3 Preview released at MIX09. Not only has Blend been updated to support Silverlight 3, but many new features have been added including improved graphic design tools,
Intellisense, TFS integration and improved extensibility.
Steve Guttman, Product Unit Manager for Expression Web, is hard at work on a session to be presented at MIX09 which will illustrate how Expression Web can be used to build resilient standards-based sites for use across a wide range of browsers and platforms.
In this episode we discuss the…
This screencast is a continuation of a previous screencast entitled “Skins for WPF and Silverlight”. In this session we go beyond skinning built-in
controls and learn what’s required to create our own skinnable (or ‘lookless’) controls.
This screencast assumes existing knowledge about styles…
In this screencast we'll cover the topics needed to create custom skins for WPF and Silverlight. Topics include Resources, Templates, Styles and Dictionaries, and we'll see how each builds upon the other to provide a very rich and flexible skinning system
on these platforms.
The sample project…
This video shows how a designer can have a large impact on the look and feel of an application without having to write a lot of code or interfering with the core logic of the application. To highlight this, Celso Gomes will re-style a basic Twitter application
built in Silverlight using only his…
It is not everyday that the best sailors on the planet set up shop 150 metres from your work and race each other over a two week period but that is exactly what is happening for me right now.
Check out http://lvps09.com and watch this screencast to learn more . A few things in the end made this…
This Week on Channel 9, Brian and Dan cover:
- Brian Keller back this week (0 - 0:50)
- Microsoft withdraws proposal from Yahoo (0:50 - 1:24)
- Expression Studio 2 now available (1:24 - 2:40)
XNA Game Studio CTP now available so you can build Zune game (2:40 - 4:00)
Windows XP SP3 now…
It is time for some advanced tricks to model 3D objects. In this video you'll learn more advanced features that ZAM3D offers to create great looking 3D models. At the end you will be toured on basic techniques to incorporate your models into Expression
Today, we announce the general availability of Silverlight 3 and the
Release Candidate of Expression 3. To celebrate this momentous occasion we had a few conversations with Scott Guthrie about what it all means and where it's going.
Here, Silverlight expert, Evangelist and prolific author…
Microsoft, today, at the PDC, announced Microsoft Expression, which is a suite of three applications to help you build Web sites and new kinds of Windows applications.Here we meet the Expression Interactive Designer team last week as they were having a late-night pizza dinner (code-named Sparkle)…