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Silverlight Cream for June 30, 2009 -- #625
In this Issue: Davide Zordan, Erik Mork(2), Walt Ritscher, Peter Bromberg, and Lee. Shoutouts: Are you up for showing off?? Tim Heuer has announced a Silverlight Coding Competition – win USD $10,000! ... and check that list of judges... wow :) Remember Chris Klug's FlickR ViewR? Well, check out the problems he had putting it on the blog: And then Firefox does it differently…reloading the Silverlight control when the css changes…. From Multi Touch enabling your WPF application ......

Posted On Tuesday, June 30, 2009 6:26 PM

Silverlight Cream for June 29, 2009 -- #624
In this Issue: Andrej Tozon(2, 3), Jonathan van de Veen, Corey Schuman, and Al Pascual. Shoutouts: I'm with Jesse on this one: So Much Is Happening The Silence Is Deafening! Remember when Mike Snow said he was writing a book on Silverlight Game Programming? Have you noticed his blog has slowed down? Well... the book is NOW: Game Programming with Silverlight. Shawn Wildermuth announces that My Sillveright-Prism Article is Live! -- in MSDN Magazine... very cool, Shawn! What a weekend... essentially ......

Posted On Tuesday, June 30, 2009 12:05 AM

Silverlight Cream for June 26, 2009 -- #623
In this Issue: Erik Mork, Colin Eberhardt, Nigel Sampson, and Alex Golesh. Shoutouts: Pavan Podila has a post up about a great-looking TreeMap he's done. He may post source later, I'll watch for it. Meanwhile read the post and watch the video. A SilverLight TreeMap control From Commanding in PrismErik Mork interviews P&P members Bob Brumfield and David Hill along with Shawn Wildermuth all discussing Commanding in Prism ... another great Prism Podcast Erik!Silverlight MultiBindings, ......

Posted On Friday, June 26, 2009 10:25 AM

Phoenix Silverlight User Group Meeting July 1
The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Phoenix Silverlight User Group will be next Wednesday, July 1 at 6pm at Interface Technical Training in downtown Phoenix (Central and Thomas, NW corner). Steele Price will follow-up last month's excellent presentation with a full LOB presentation this time around. He showed us a little of this last time, but come prepared to learn all about it on Wednesday. Hope to see you there! Phoenix Silverlight User Group ......

Posted On Friday, June 26, 2009 9:25 AM

Silverlight Cream for June 25, 2009 -- #622
In this Issue: Corey Schuman, and Pete Brown. Shoutouts: Jonathan van de Veen is working on a new project: The birth of CodeEmbed4Web. I'm looking forward to the post saying it's ready :) From ToggleButton Command for Prism Are you working with Prism and chafing that you don't have Checked and Unchecked commands for a ToggleButton? Well, Corey Schuman has resolved that and along the way gives us insight into how to perform that magic, along with all the code. From Silverlight ......

Posted On Thursday, June 25, 2009 10:26 AM

Silverlight Cream for June 24, 2009 -- #621
In this Issue: Erik Mork, Fons Sonnemans, Ian Blackburn, Lee, and Timmy Kokke. From Commanding and Adding Commands in Prism Erik Mork has his latest Prism Hypervideo up ... this one is on Commands and commanding ... great job on all these, Erik! ImageSlider in Silverlight 2.0 Fons Sonnemans came across a blog of cool JQuery tutorials and decided to give one of them a shot in Silverlight ... looks like he stuck the dismount to me ... keep them coming, Fons! Pushing Data From ......

Posted On Wednesday, June 24, 2009 7:40 AM

Silverlight Cream for June 23, 2009 -- #620
In this Issue: Erno de Weerd, Colin Eberhardt, Thanigainathan Siranjeevi, Stefan Olson(2), Dan Wahlin, Chris Klug, and Alex Golesh. Shoutouts: Tim Greenfield has entered the NewCloudApp Windows Azure contest with a Silverlight app and asks us to Look what Silverlight can do... for now he has his submittal, a cool jigsaw puzzle, but he promises to write all about it. From Silverlight, Windows Live Writer and WordPress Erno de Weerd blogged this and it's been picked up by others. ......

Posted On Tuesday, June 23, 2009 8:40 AM

Silverlight Cream for June 21, 2009 -- #619
In this Issue: Brian Genisio, Cristian Merighi, Terence Tsang, Gavin Wignall, and Alex Golesh(2), Shoutouts: The Expression Blend and Design blog announced Deep Zoom Composer - June 2009 Preview! Unni posted a set of links on Blend 3 Databinding From Adventures in MVVM -- Ball of Mud vs MVVM Brian Genisio discusses a demo he's doing of the contrast between a messy untested app and a good componentized one all of which is a twitter search app in WPF. Parametric Shader Effect ......

Posted On Monday, June 22, 2009 12:03 AM

Silverlight Cream for June 19, 2009 - 2 -- #618
In this Issue: Ian T. Lackey, and Al Pascual. Shoutouts: Don't forget it is Time to rate the Silverlight games on the Mashooo S Prize From DotNetNuke Silverlight Chat v2 – Gravatar Support Ian T. Lackey approaches adding Gravatar support to a Silverlight application with a perspective of if it's not there, make it so... read his code and comments. IIS Security Settings for Silverlight 2.0 Al Pascual walks us through some of the problems we might encounter with Silverlight accessing ......

Posted On Friday, June 19, 2009 6:59 PM

Silverlight Cream for June 19, 2009 -- #617
In this Issue: Erik Mork, Nigel Sampson, Jonathan van de Veen, Steve Strong, and Kevin Dockx. From Which comes first the View or the ViewModel?Erik Mork and Shawn Wildermuth attempt to unravel the chicken/egg debate as it relates to MVVM... what, you didn't think Shawn had an opinion on that one ?? :)Attaching Silverlight 3 Behaviors in C#If you're not familiar with Microsoft.Expression.Intera... or dealing with Attached Behaviors in your C#, then Nigel Sampson ......

Posted On Friday, June 19, 2009 8:23 AM

Silverlight Cream for June 17, 2009 -- #616
In this Issue: Alex Golesh, Chris Klug(2), Gavin Wignall, Peter Bromberg, and Al Pascual. Shoutouts: Shawn Wildermuth is on Deep Fried Bytes: Listen to me on Deep Fried Bytes!... listen to him discuss OSLO and DSLs in general. Updated with Chris Klug's real last name... sorry Chris! From Silverlight 2 applications: a day after Silverlight 3 releaseAlex Golesh puts himself in the position of being 1 day after the release of Silverlight 3 and what we all need to do with out code ......

Posted On Wednesday, June 17, 2009 7:02 PM

Silverlight Cream for June 16, 2009 -- #615
In this Issue: Nigel Sampson, Kevin Dockx, Al Pascual, John Papa, Timmy Kokke, Arturo Toledo, Alexey Zakharov, and David Anson. Shoutouts: James Bacon and SilverlightGirl have announced the end of their "Mashooo S Prize Silverlight Game Contest". Now it's your turn to go rate the entries (until the 21st), and then the top 10 rated go to the judges. Read their posts: Mashooo S Prize Silverlight Game Contest Rating Period and Time to rate the Silverlight games on the Mashooo S Prize . I posted yesterday ......

Posted On Tuesday, June 16, 2009 10:56 PM

Silverlight Cream for June 15, 2009 -- #614
In this Issue: Jesse Liberty, Alex Knight, Terence Tsang, Gavin Wignall, Laurent Bugnion, Michael Sync, Mike Taulty(2, 3, 4, 5, 6), and Jordan Knight. Shoutout: Rob Eisenberg has announced that he released Caliburn v1 Release Candidate... this is definitely worth a look, he's been fine tuning it for a while. Michael S. Scherotter has announced the New York Times Silverlight Kit version 1.0.7 Released Well, I didn't do two yesterday and chances of doing a second today are probably slim, so I just ......

Posted On Monday, June 15, 2009 6:48 PM

Silverlight Cream for June 14, 2009 -- #613
In this Issue: Brian Genisio, Steve Strong, Andrew Myhre, John Papa, and Corey Schuman. Shoutout: Jordan Knight is working on a presentation for Remix Australia and has posted the code he's using throughout his talk: Remix Australia 09 – Silverlight 3 Super Session Demo!, with more info to follow. Life has been hectic, so this is part 1 of 2 today... From Adventures in MVVM – Slides and Demo AppBrian Genisio gave an MVVM talk and has his deck and code up for our perusal. The ......

Posted On Sunday, June 14, 2009 5:12 PM

Silverlight Cream for June 11, 2009 - 2 -- #612
In this Issue: Patrick Cauldwell, Erik Mork, Dan Wahlin, David Poll, Peter Bromberg, Steve Strong, Jonathan van de Veen, Michael C. Neel, and Jafar Husain. Shoutouts: Pete Blois reports that he has Updated Rooler ... if you haven't used this, go get it now! From -- 9 items since some folks got delayed a day: Default button semantics in Silverlight revisited Patrick Cauldwell revisited his Default button code I blogged a couple days ago and has made it Prism-friendly. It depends ......

Posted On Thursday, June 11, 2009 6:50 PM

Silverlight Cream for June 11, 2009 -- #611
In this Issue: Gavin Wignall, Timmy Kokke, Robbe Morris, Michael S. Sherotter, and Michael Sync. Shoutouts: Andy Beaulieu is the first guest on the Coding4Fun Show - Physics Helper ... check it out! Shawn Wildermuth is holding forth at DevTeach and has his first set of material up: DevTeach Silverlight+MVVM=Easy Demo If you missed the Reston Silverlight Firestarter, Andrew Duthie has posted the Silverlight Firestarter Deck and Links I didn't notice this is Issue 611 and being posted on 6/11 until ......

Posted On Thursday, June 11, 2009 8:07 AM

Silverlight Cream for June 09, 2009 -- #610
In this Issue: Andy Beaulieu, Brian Mains, Patrick Cauldwell, Timmy Kokke, Karl Shifflett, Silverlight Web Services Team, and John Papa. Buncha Shoutouts today. I've got more, but they can wait: Tim Heuer has a post up on the NET RIA Services roadmap update. Unni has an interesting post in case you're having trouble with flyout menus in Blend: TabletPC and the Blend menus Jaime Rodriguez points out that Wintellect just released Programming differences between WPF and SIlverlight, a WHitePaper Shawn ......

Posted On Tuesday, June 9, 2009 11:25 PM

Silverlight Cream for June 08, 2009 -- #609
In this Issue: Mark Monster, Patrick Cauldwell(2), Kirupa Chinnathambi, and Nigel Sampson. Shoutouts: Tim Heuer has some great advice up for anyone trying to get ready for the SL2/SL3 switch: Check your Silverlight 2 apps for compatibility with Silverlight 3. I know we all have seen pages that want us to install SL 1 or 1.1 still, so follow Tim's instructions to not be one of those! Despite 3 years of French in High School, I do NOT speak or read French (it's been too long ago!), but I can look at ......

Posted On Monday, June 8, 2009 7:05 PM

Silverlight Cream for June 04, 2009 -- #608
In this Issue: Steve Strong, Al Pascual, Stefan Olson(2), and Robby Ingebretsen. Shoutouts: First a big Congratulations to András Velvárt and the Zoomery folks! -- Zoomery wins Microsoft Innovation Award! -- well deserved, my friend! Koen Zwikstra is giving some information out about Silverlight Spy 3 -- I think the free/Pro idea is great! From Using the Virtual Earth Silverlight Control - Part One Steve Strong discusses his application he used with his travel he recently did ......

Posted On Thursday, June 4, 2009 6:50 PM

Random stuff surrounding Silverlight for June 4, 2009
We had a great Phoenix Silverlight User Group meeting last night. Steele Price hosted a roundtable-type discussion on Navigation and MVVM plus gave us a hint of what his Desert Code Camp talk will be about. He has also agreed to repeat the Code Camp talk at our July 1 meeting, so put that on your calendar now! Thanks to Steele, Simon Allardice for babysitting us, and Interface Technical Training for hosting us as usual! If you are not a member of the Phoenix Silverlight User Group Yahoo mailing list, ......

Posted On Thursday, June 4, 2009 10:55 AM

Silverlight Cream for June 03, 2009 -- #607
In this Issue: Karl Shifflett, Jaime Rodriguez, and David Anson. Shoutouts: I didn't realize it until I put in the "In this Issue" list above, but Karl and Jaime are the first two, and I will see them at a NerDinner tomorrow night, and be one of the recipient's of their WPF LOB training in Phoenix on Friday and Saturday ... see you guys tomorrow :) Mike Taulty did as he threatened in yesterday's post and produced WPF: Pong From Troubleshooting Silverlight 3 Broken Bindings Karl ......

Posted On Wednesday, June 3, 2009 4:43 PM

Silverlight Cream for June 02, 2009 -- #606
In this Issue: Sergey Zwezdin, Steve Berry, Colin Eberhardt, and Mike Taulty. Shoutout: Tom is posting his Adventures with Silverlight 3.0 and SharePoint – Part 1 and is looking for others working in the same space. From Cross domain access policy in Silverlight applications Sergey Zwezdin has a good post up at ASPAlliance on the Cross-domain policy... what it is, why it is, why you should use it, etc... all good stuff!Silverlight 3 Based on Styles Steve Berry gives a quick ......

Posted On Tuesday, June 2, 2009 10:38 PM

Silverlight Cream for June 01, 2009 -- #605
In this Issue: David Hill, Jesse Liberty, Gabriel Shenker and Ray Houston, Nikhil Kothari, and Krish Shoutouts: The Expression Team Blog has a great post up on SketchFlow, and links out to other good sources as well: SketchFlow: Rapid prototyping that works From Prism Quick Start KitDavid Hill has put together a "Quick Start Kit" for Prism. Where to get it, how to install it, and what to push/press/whatever to get something cooking.What’s New In Silverlight 3Jesse Liberty has ......

Posted On Monday, June 1, 2009 9:33 PM

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