Silverlight and Expression application development

  • October 19, 2007 19 Oct'07

    Silverlight 1.1 case study: Carbon Calculator

    One of the Web's first Silverlight 1.1 applications is a carbon calculator built for Conservation International. The app's developer told his tale at ReMIX07 Boston, sharing thoughts on what worked well -- like XAML, LINQ and designer-developer ...

  • October 08, 2007 08 Oct'07

    Microsoft touts software and service benefits of Silverlight at ReMIX07

    Silverlight is more than just streaming video over the Web, Microsoft said at ReMIX07. It also provides a framework for software as a service.

  • October 08, 2007 08 Oct'07

    ComponentOne shows Silverlight 1.1 controls at ReMix07Boston

    ComponentOne and others were on hand to demonstrate Silverlight 1.1 components at this week's ReMix07Boston event. In some circles, Silverlight 1.1 is welcomed as a means to rely less on JavaScript while creating rich browser experiences.Flash too ...

  • September 05, 2007 05 Sep'07

    Silverlight 1.0 released; Linux support coming

    The JavaScript-based version of Silverlight is finished and ready for download, Microsoft said. Silverlight for Linux is formally in the works as well.

  • August 01, 2007 01 Aug'07

    Silverlight, Ajax and the Rich Internet Application

    Developers got a look at Silverlight at The Ajax Experience. They also saw how it compares to, and contrasts with, Ajax as a Rich Internet Application development framework.

  • July 12, 2007 12 Jul'07

    Silverlight tutorial: .NET, rich media come together

    With Silverlight on the minds of many developers, Scott Guthrie offered a tutorial of Microsoft's Rich Internet Application technology at Tech Ed 2007.

  • June 07, 2007 07 Jun'07

    AOL turns to Silverlight for mail gadget in Vista

    Thanks to Silverlight, the AOL Social Mail Gadget squeezes multiple animations into a 130-pixel-wide gadget in the Windows Vista sidebar. Oh, and it was developed in four weeks.

  • May 07, 2007 07 May'07

    Silverlight checklist: What developers need to know

    Using Silverlight for rich Internet application development is certainly appealing, but there are a few things .NET developers should know before getting started.

  • May 04, 2007 04 May'07

    Podcast: Silverlight in the Web development spotlight

    Brian Goldfarb of Microsoft offers an introduction to Silverlight, the tool for building rich Internet applications, and explains what developers are able to do with it.

  • May 03, 2007 03 May'07

    Silverlight's shine seen in video editing application

    Top Banana, Metaliq's video editing app, was built in a month using Silverlight and Expression and takes up less than 50K, the company CEO said at MIX07.

  • May 01, 2007 01 May'07

    Silverlight expands reach to entire .NET Framework

    Silverlight, Microsoft's rich internet application development tool, will support the .NET Framework and the CLR. This brings .NET to the universal Web, Ray Ozzie said at MIX07.

  • May 01, 2007 01 May'07

    IronRuby unveiled at MIX07

    Microsoft detailed planned .NET programming support for Silverlight, formerly known as Windows Presentation Foundation Everywhere, as well as Visual Studio and Expression tool support for this new client-side architecture.

  • April 16, 2007 16 Apr'07

    WPF/E renamed Silverlight, to reach beta at MIX07

    Microsoft's Windows Presentation Foundation Everywhere has an official name -- Silverlight. A beta version of this browser- and platform-agnostic plug-in will be released at MIX07.

  • March 25, 2007 25 Mar'07

    ASP.NET AJAX and WPF/E to launch new era of Web apps, Guthrie says

    ASP.NET AJAX can be added to existing Web apps in a matter of minutes, but it's only the beginning of next-generation Web development in .NET, Scott Guthrie said at DevConnections. Windows Presentation Foundation Everywhere holds much promise for ...

  • December 12, 2006 12 Dec'06

    Microsoft releases WPF/E, its 'Flash killer'

    The company has rolled a preview version of WPF/E, a browser- and platform-agnostic Windows Presentation Foundation version that can add media, graphics and animation to HTML.