Blacklight v2.0 (Dec08) is here!

It has been a really busy November for me, however, the December release of Blacklight has arrived. This release contains tonnes of bug fixes, as well as some really cool new features. Check out the the new showcase here. Get the latest release code from here. Some of the new fully customisable controls and features…


Creating a Glass Button: The Complete Tutorial

Well, it was a while back that I posted the first Creating a Glass button tutorial. Of course, that was based on the old look of Sparkle, and I have had some feedback recently that the project doesn’t run anymore. Also, the completed tutorial never ‘made it to press’ leaving people with a rather lifeless…


RSS Postit Application

Well, this is my second day of being a blogger, and I am well chuffed with the traffic coming onto the blog. So chuffed in fact, I have uploaded a little sample I made a while back for you all to enjoy… I made this when I first started playing around with DataTemplates in ItemsControls….


Creating a Glass Button – PART ONE

PLEASE SEE THE UPDATED TUTORIAL HERE  Alot of people ask, when it comes to WPF, how do I make my app look cool? WPF allows to fully customise the look and behaviour of all the common controls – this means a button no longer needs to be represented by a grey rectangle, or a radio…