Just added Silverlight Page banner to charette.com

Having just moved my personal website to a Windows Server hoster from a Linux hoster, I needed to finish the week with adding some Silverlight to the site:  Because the site runs Graffiti CMS, I wanted to write a new banner that grabbed the navigation links from HTML and showed that in Silverlight if the…


Charette.com Moves to Windows Server + IIS

I’ve had the charette.com domain since 1995 – it has been my personal web presence for my entire career.  I’ve used it to host video, forums, blog, display my artwork, experiment with technology, and build communities.  Lately, I haven’t done too much to it – it had become stale and broken.  One of the reasons…


2009 David Ogilvy Awards for Advertising

As we are finally seeing, Silverlight is now being used for very cool advertising and marketing campaigns.  One of the most recent ones is Kia Motor’s sponsorship of the RoboChamps challenge. If you are involved in creating amazing digital advertising like this one, you should definitely consider submitting your craft to the 2009 David Ogilvy…


Hard Rock Cafe Silverlight App now Embeddable

One of the best Silverlight 2 applications to date has been the Hard Rock Memorabilia site created by Vertigo Software.  The application has now been updated for Silverlight 2, has nearly twice as many items in the collection as was demonstrated at Mix, and now has the option to share an item in the collection…


My Team is Looking for a Platform Strategy Advisor

If you are excited about the future of media and communications and their intersection with technology, then we may have the job for you!  The role focuses on Media, Entertainment and Network service providers (Telco, Cable and Satellite) with a particular interest in how they are merging into one “Converged Services and Content Distribution Industry”….