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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Silverlight and WPF Workshop in NYC 9/3/2008

Next week I will be in New York City meeting customers and I will be holding a free half-day mini-workshop  at the Microsoft office on 6th Avenue to teach people about building Silverlight and WPF applications with Expression Studio and Visual Studio.  I’ve put together an ambitious agenda but I hope to hit each of…

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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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Webinar Recording Available: Better Online Technical Documents - Building a Word 2007 Add-in to create WPF Flow Documents

I just posted the recording of the webinar that I did today showing a Word 2007 Add-in that creates WPF Flow Documents (using the FlowDocument class): https://www112.livemeeting.com/cc/microsoft/view?id=74SMQS Here’s an example of where I’ve used it to create a FlowDocument of a Whitepaper. Here’s what it demonstrates: How to use the new Ribbon designer to create…

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Using LINQ to Query Data in a Mindjet MindManager Map

As most of you may know by now, earlier this year I left Mindjet to join Microsoft.  Mindjet is a Microsoft Gold Certified partner who makes the mind mapping software MindManager.  Since I have been at Microsoft, I’ve been “drinking from the fire hose” and learning about many cool technologies; my challenge is to explain…

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