First Silverlight 2 Beta 2 to RC0 Porting Success

The first success that I’m able to report for my Silverlight 2 Beta 2 to RC0 porting is my Photobucket Silverlight library that I’ve been working on.  What the Silverlight team didn’t mention in their postings on Silverlight.Net is how many bugs they fixed.  I don’t know the number but evidently they fixed a crucial…

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Added High DPI Support to my Silverlight Photobucket Demonstration Application

I just changed my Windows Vista to use 120 DPI fonts and I really like the look of applications and the Windows interface.  The added detail is very easy on my eyes.  One side-effect of this is that my code to insert Flash videos from Photobucket into my Silverlight application were now incorrectly positioned.  The…

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Creating a Silverlight 2 CLR object for Photobucket's API

Over the past few months, I have been working on a Silverlight kit for Photobucket’s API.  I have used this sample to demonstrate a few things: How to build an API kit for a REST Library How to adapt existing .Net code to Silverlight (OAuth Library) How to build a unit test application for a…

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Updating a Silverlight 2 Application from Beta 1 to Beta 2

On my system, I had Silverlight 2 Beta 1, Visual Studio 2008, Expression Blend 2.5 March Preview, and the Visual Studio Tools for Silverlight 2 Beta 1.  I did not uninstall anything. I installed the Microsoft Silverlight Tools Beta 2 for Visual Studio 2008 I installed Expression Blend 2.5 June 2008 Preview I started Visual…

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Starting Silverlight Library for Photobucket.com

If you are a blogger, you probably have heard of Photobucket.com a site for storing your media files (images, video, audio).  As you can see from this interview on Channel 9, Photobucket has just released a new API.  If you know me by now, you would have guessed what opportunity I would see with this:…

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