Archive for the ‘Silverlight’ Category.

Using Video Markers in Silverlight

Learn how to use video markers in Silverlight; to set captions/subtitles for a video.

What’s New in Silverlight 5? – Performance and Other Improvements

In this article, we’ll have a brief discussion of the performance, networking, and other improvements in Silverlight 5.

What’s New in Silverlight 5? – Elevated-Trust Changes

In this article, we’ll have a brief discussion of the new features in elevated-trust applications in Silverlight 5.

What’s New in Silverlight 5? – Media Changes

In this article, we’ll have a brief discussion of the new features in media stack in Silverlight 5.

What’s New in Silverlight 5? – Graphics Changes

In this article, we’ll have a brief discussion of the new features in graphics stack in Silverlight 5.

What’s New in Silverlight 5? – Control and Text Improvements

In this article, we’ll have a brief discussion of the new features of controls and text in Silverlight 5.

What’s New in Silverlight 5? – XAML Changes

In this article, we’ll have a brief discussion of the new XAML features of Silverlight 5.

What’s New in Silverlight 5?

Step by step in Silverlight 5, lots of demos and samples available.

Introduction to Microsoft Silverlight

In this article we’ll have a brief introduction to Microsoft Silverlight, see how it fits with other technologies today, and watch it in action. Get ready!

Wiki-OS; Open-Source Silverlight Operating System

Wiki-OS is the only open-source web OS (online operating system) where anyone can contribute right away like a wiki.

Silverlight Operating System… really?!!!

I was hanging around on the Web trying to find anything interesting and found that thing that stopped me and made me say, WOW!

Watch a Full Silverlight 5 Course for FREE (available for 24 hours ONLY)

Watch a full Silverlight 5 course for FREE, available for 24 hours ONLY. Don’t miss it, Start NOW!

[Stats] 97% of machines run Flash, 74% run Java, and 73% run Silverlight

As of April 2011 97% of machines connected to Internet run Adobe Flash, 74% run Sun Java, and 73% run Microsoft Silverlight. Market shared and penetration rates for Flash, Java, and Silverlight are 97%, 74%, and 73% respectively.

Examples of COM Automation in Silverlight 4

In the previous lesson we talked about COM automation support introduced in Silverlight 4 and we said that COM automation is available only for Silverlight OOB (Out-of-Browser) applications that have Elevated Trust, and that’s one of the security restrictions imposed by Silverlight.

Today, we’re going to talk about COM automation in more details and give few Silverlight examples that make use of this great feature.

Introducing COM Automation in Silverlight 4

In April 2010 Silverlight 4 was released to the world with one of its great features ever, COM-automation support, that allows you to create cutting-edge applications that do everything you can imagine.