Month – March 2008

Silverlight 2 beta1 Controls Sample

I found a nice little sample of all of the new controls that are in Silverlight 2 beta1. This should you the controls as well as the code to add to you page to put the controls into your own Silverlight app. It’s a pretty nice little sample to help get you started with Silverlight […]

.NET 3.5 Refresh

SDTimes is reporting that Scott Guthrie has talked about .NET 3.5 getting a refresh this summer. This is going to have a streamlined install and optimizations to graphical things like hardware enhanced DropShadow and Blur bitmap effects and other performance enhancements. http://sdtimes.com/content/article.aspx?ArticleID=31792

Free Linq E-Book

I go to alot of Microsoft events and they give out alot of books. Well Microsoft Press is giving out an e-book of Introducing Microsoft Linq. Here is a link to the free e-book. Enjoy. Free Linq E-Book

Silverlight 2: Test 1

I made a small test app using Silverlight 2 beta 1. This is a short and sweet app that will take the test entered in the textbox and put it in the label when a button is pressed. This is just to play with the a couple of the new controls. This was a stupid […]

Silverlight 2.0 beta1 is out

Microsoft has now release Silverlight 2.0 beta1. This new version has controls that can be used like CheckBox, Calendar, Grid, ListBox, TextBox and WatermarkedTextBox to name just a few. They have a new SDK for VS2008 and a new version of Expression Blend 2.5 to support it. It is a beta version and has a […]