Miguel de Icaza
Miguel de Icaza: Mono, Open Source, Visual Studio, and Xamarin
Average: 5(12)At Xamarin Evolve 2013, I caught up with Xamarin CTO Miguel de Icaza after his keynote. It's been a while since I last chatted with Miguel, so it was great to catch up. Clearly, he and team have been very busy pushing Mono forward and building Xamarin—a new technology that enables developers to…
Miguel de Icaza: Moonlight
Average: 5(4)Miguel de Icaza of Mono fame and the Moonlight team recently announced Moonlight 1.0. What are the Moonlight People up to these days? What does Miguel think about Silverlight 3, anyway?Dan Fernandez caught up with Miguel in Sin City at MIX09 to discuss these questions and more. Tune in.Enjoy.
Moonlight 1.0 is released!
Average: 0Great news – the full Moonlight 1.0 has been released. I talked about the beta back in the fall. We used the beta for the Presidential Inauguration, (further details in this Channel 9 interview). Moonlight is an open source implementation of Silverlight, built from the public specifications, based…
Obama Inauguration on Linux and PowerPC Macs! Plus codec details
Average: 0Moonlight/Silverlight 1.0 player!As I mentioned on Friday, the official streaming feed of Barak Obama’s Presidential Inauguration Committee will be using Silverlight 2. However, using managed code in the player leaves out Linux users of the Moonlight 1.0 beta, as well as PowerPC Mac users. We’ve…
Moonlight 1.0 beta 1 is out
Average: 0Moonlight is a GPL'ed open source implementation of Silverlight, created by the Mono team at Novell. While it's a Novell project, we're helping them out, and I'm excited at the progress that they've made, and that we'll have a free software playback option for Silverlight. And thus, the beta 1 of…
Miguel de Icaza and Dragos Manolescu: On Open Source, Mono and Moonlight
Average: 5(1)More from Lang.NET 2008:Miguel de Icaza is well known for his work on Mono, the open source implementation of .NET. He and his band of merry developers have written a Silverlight implementation that runs on Mono called Moonlight. They really are a creative and talented bunch. I wanted to chat with…