"Look What You Can Do with Silveright 2" Part 6: Adaptive Streaming and More

The last part of webcast series didn’t focus specifically on one facet of Silverlight 2, but rather highlighted various aspects: media improvements Adaptive Streaming, Server-side playlists, DRM, Accessibility and UI Automation, OpenFileDialog, Isolated Storage and Silverlight for Mobile.  Phew, that was a lot to cover in one hour!  There was a question from Andre about…

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"Look What You Can Do with Silveright 2" Part 3: Introducing Deep Zoom

Today we covered Deep Zoom, based on Seadragon technology, which allows the users of our Silverlight application to navigate large amounts of visual information (images) regardless of the size of data and bandwidth available for downloading it.  A really cool implementation of Deep Zoom was introduced at Mix08 by Hard Rock Cafe (http://memorabilia.hardrockcafe.com).  We examined the Deep…

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The Code Trip

My fellow DEs on the West Coast have launched The Code Trip – http://www.thecodetrip.com.  Fresh and energized from Mix ’08, they directly hopped on a decked out bus and are touring the west region.  Visit their site to see where they are headed, read the travel log, hear more about the code they’re writing, and see…

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Mix ’08 Videos Online

Go to www.visitmix.com to view some videos and keynotes from Mix ’08 which took place in Las Vegas last week.  I wasn’t able to attend, due to the aforementioned launch events, but I heard it was a blast.  There was a lot of exciting announcements made around Silverlight 2.  My favorite part of Mix (so far)…

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