Great Expression Design: A Simple Compass Control

Christine L_ really knocked it out of the park with their “a Simple Compass Control”. This is a great add to any boring user interface, it actually does something and adds an interesting item for the enduser to enjoy! Great job Christine!


Expression Blend 4 for the holidays

Wow, if you got no money and you are looking for something to do that might make you money, then consider using Expression Blend to build phone apps.  Quick easy and requires no case on your part if you are a student or have a .edu email account! I am recently impressed by the ability…


Design Windows Phone Applications, for business or games, using free or sort of free stuff

I guess games are a business.  To get started with really rapid prototyping you will need to install the Expression Ultimate studio 4 (for business you would only need this one) and for games you will need to also add Expression Blend 3 and then either install the Windows Phone SDK or reinstall it after…


HTML 5 in Expression 4 Web

I think the Expression Group is improving the learning experience,wow, in fact it has improved quite a bit.  Seriously I had been very frustrated with the site a few months ago and the confused material.  I DO NOT want to see Expression Web 2.0 videos, even if they work for Expression Web 4.0.  Just don’t…


Expression Blend at Mix 11

The Expression Group has been improving the quality of the tutorials and other infrastructure around their product.  Good thing, there for awhile it was pretty bad, with Expression 2.0 tutorials mixed in with Expression 3.0 and the UI was quite a bit different. Take a look at the site, it has all of the…


WebMatrix, Visual Web Developer 2010, or Expression Web

I just downloaded WebMatrix and build a web site uploaded it to a new domain all in a very short period of time.  Then after I got that done, I sat back as ask myself: “Why?”  WebMatrix is a stripped down tool from Microsoft to build web sites, and it is a lightweight installation for…