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Posted On Wednesday, December 16, 2009 9:31 AM

HOW-TO: Creating a compelling cover letter and Movement On Your Resume.
Technorati Tags: Leadership Many folks are looking for job now. There are 2 very interesting articles on jobadviceblog.com about how to write a cover letter and spice up the resume. Hope, it will help IT friends around the world. HOW-TO: Creating a compelling cover letter http://jobadviceblog.com/?p... Movement On Your Resume. http://jobadviceblog.com/?s... ......

Posted On Wednesday, December 16, 2009 9:30 AM

The Real Business of IT: How CIOs Create and Communicate Value - Harvard Business Press, 2009
Technorati Tags: Leadership Too many CIOs get bogged down discussing budgets. Instead, they should discuss the value the IT organization adds to the enterprise. In The Real Business of IT, Richard Hunter and George Westerman reveal that the cost mind-set stems from IT leaders' inability to communicate about the business value they create-so CIOs get stuck discussing budgets rather than their contributions to the organization. The authors explain how IT leaders can combat this mind-set by first using ......

Posted On Sunday, December 13, 2009 10:50 PM

Creating Passion-Driven Teams: How to Stop Micromanaging and Motivate People to Top Performance
Technorati Tags: Leadership Can passion be taught? Can it be fostered? The answer is yes. But perhaps more accurately, a team leader must create the right conditions for passion to emerge. Those conditions must be nurtured, not unlike a gardener creating the right conditions for his plants to flourish. Make your job easier. Get the inside scoop on the secrets of success that motivate teams to top performance. In the matrix of workplace roles and responsibilities, managers are pivotal to corporate ......

Posted On Sunday, December 13, 2009 10:43 PM

Smart Enterprise Magazine - insights and perspectives for the CIO
Technorati Tags: Leadership Smart Enterprise Magazine - insights and perspectives for the CIO This magazine covers inspirational stories, latest IT practice like Corporate governance, risk management. CIOs who integrate security throughout their IT operations can cut both risk and costs. IT leaders explain how they use Lean IT approaches to help their organizations stay competitive. With so many companies rethinking their business models, CIOs now enjoy a unique opportunity to demonstrate the business ......

Posted On Sunday, December 13, 2009 10:17 PM

My friend Ursula Eilers (Microsoft MVP, Office System) - Office expert
Technorati Tags: Leadership My friend Ursula Eilers (Microsoft MVP, Office System) live in Germany in a little town near Bremen in the north of out country. She has degree in Electrical Engineering. She is an IT-trainer for 15 years and consultant for on-the-job-trainings. She wrote a book about Office 2007 and become 2007 Microsoft MVP, Office System. She has two forums, on line office-magazine and several websites. If you interested to hear more about Office 2010 http://www.office2010-hilfe... ......

Posted On Sunday, December 13, 2009 9:09 PM

Writing a Clean Code.
Technorati Tags: Application Architecture and Design Strategies Clean Code is divided into three parts. The first part are the principles, patterns, and practices of writing clean code. The second part consists of several case studies of increasing complexity. Each case study is an exercise in cleaning up code—of transforming a code base that has some problems into one that is sound and efficient. The third part is the payoff: a single chapter containing a list of heuristics and “smells” gathered ......

Posted On Sunday, December 13, 2009 8:09 PM

Microsoft Application Architecture Guide - by Microsoft Patterns & Practices Team
Technorati Tags: Application Architecture and Design Strategies This guide is available online in the MSDN Library and as a Microsoft Press book, ISBN# 9780735627109, that you can purchase through local and online booksellers such as Amazon, Barnes & Noble and BORDERS. The guide is intended to help developers and solution architects design and build effective high quality applications using the Microsoft platform and the .NET Framework more quickly and with less risk; it provides guidance for ......

Posted On Sunday, December 13, 2009 7:36 PM

A Primer for Programmers Who Lead Programmers
Technorati Tags: Leadership Topics covered: Management techniques for programmers promoted to leadership positions, assessing your level of technical "cool," positive and negative programmer personalities (including architects, constructionists, speed demons, magicians, minimalists, analogists), trouble types (including slobs, amateurs, salad chefs), tips for new managers (including adapting to changes), dealing with project feature creep, dealing with ineffective programmers, tips for hiring and ......

Posted On Sunday, December 13, 2009 4:12 PM

Applied SOA: Service-Oriented Architecture and Design Strategies
Technorati Tags: Application Architecture and Design Strategies Applied SOA: Service-Oriented Architecture and Design Strategies Endorsed by all major vendors (Microsoft, Oracle, IBM, and SAP), SOA has quickly become the industry standard for building next-generation software; this practical guide shows readers how to achieve the many benefits of SOA Begins with a look at the architectural principles needed to create successful applications and then goes on to examine the process for designing services ......

Posted On Sunday, December 13, 2009 10:47 AM

Resume Magic: Trade Secrets of a Professional Resume Writer
Technorati Tags: Leadership "A masterpiece on resume writing." -- David F. Noble, Ph.D., author, Gallery of Best Resumes "The most comprehensive book ever written on resume writing and a vital addition to every job seeker's library!" -- Wendy S. Enelow, author, executive resume writer and career consultant "Whitcomb has created the gold standard in resume guides." -- Katherine Hansen, author of Dynamic Cover Letters, Dynamic Cover Letters for New Graduates, and A Foot in the Door: Networking Your ......

Posted On Sunday, December 13, 2009 10:43 AM

The Ultimate Programming Cheat Sheet List For Web Designers And Developers
Technorati Tags: Application Architecture and Design Strategies Technorati Tags: Application Architecture and Design Strategies The Ultimate Programming Cheat Sheet List For Web Designers And Developers http://www.webdesigndev.com... HTML 5 Cheat Sheet CSS Cheat Sheet jQuery Cheat Sheet MySQL Cheat Sheet .Net Cheat Sheet and much more ......

Posted On Saturday, December 12, 2009 11:48 PM

Domain-Driven Design: Tackling Complexity in the Heart of Software
Technorati Tags: Application Architecture and Design Strategies Domain-Driven Design: Tackling Complexity in the Heart of Software The software development community widely acknowledges that domain modeling is central to software design. Through domain models, software developers are able to express rich functionality and translate it into a software implementation that truly serves the needs of its users. But despite its obvious importance, there are few practical resources that explain how to incorporate ......

Posted On Saturday, December 12, 2009 10:37 PM

What has to be done to succeed in large scale software project?
Technorati Tags: Application Architecture and Design Strategies A lot of large scale software projects are unsuccessful. There is a poor communication between software architects, their managers, and other development team members. Often there is a poor architecture, projects become too complex. This creates a lot of unreadable "spaghetti code". These projects are very difficult to test and support. Often architects and development team are disconnected. What has to be done to succeed in large scale ......

Posted On Saturday, December 12, 2009 9:22 PM

15 the most important things every Software Architect should know
Technorati Tags: Application Architecture and Design Strategies 15 the most important things every Software Architect should know 1. To be a great software architect you need to understand the businesses in which the company serve. 2. You’re fully expected to understand your company’s technology and the software platforms used throughout. 3. Communication is King; Clarity and Leadership its humble servants 4. Simplify essential complexity; avoid accidental complexity Use The "KISS" principle. KISS ......

Posted On Saturday, December 12, 2009 8:18 PM

What design pattern should we use for a typical ASP.NET application?
Technorati Tags: Application Architecture and Design Strategies ASP.NET design patterns. Design patterns are set of useful approaches for solving repeating problems that appears many times during developing software. By using design patterns we are not reinventing the wheel again and again. The most sommon patters are: Creational Patterns Abstract Factory Creates an instance of several families of classes Singleton A class of which only a single instance can exist Structural Patterns Adapter Match ......

Posted On Saturday, December 12, 2009 3:03 PM

Daniel Mellgaard Frost interviewed Shawn Wildermuth about Silverlight and WPF
Technorati Tags: Silverlight,WPF Daniel Mellgaard Frost and Shawn Wildermuth in Sweden for OreDev Daniel Mellgaard Frost interviewed Shawn Wildermuth about WPF, Silverlight features and data services. To see the interview go to: http://channel9.msdn.com/po... ......

Posted On Saturday, December 12, 2009 2:00 PM

Web Services Security implementation in .NET
Technorati Tags: Web Services Security Some tips on how to implement Web Services Security on a .NET web service. If we are developing on WCF (Windows Communication Foundation) platform, there is built-in support for OASIS WS-Security Basic Profile and we can configure through configuration settings. If ywe are developing on ASMX platform (Classic .net web services), you have to depend on WSE (Web Services Enhancements) to implement the same. WSE 3.0 from MS site offers samples for most security ......

Posted On Saturday, December 12, 2009 10:02 AM

Silverlight: How Should I architect my Silverlight App?
Technorati Tags: Silverlight Silverlight: How Should I architect my Silverlight App? Every case is different, of course. But, the general rules are following. Focus on writing reusable code. We should write code that others will use in other projects you'll find yourself maximizing the reuse and writing better code. We should avoid putting the same code in more than one place. Share your code. Split the code into separate (DLL) projects and separate them along technology lines. For example, a root ......

Posted On Saturday, December 12, 2009 9:49 AM

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Posted On Saturday, December 12, 2009 9:09 AM

Microsoft's DigiGirlz programs
Technorati Tags: DigiGirlz Microsoft's DigiGirlz programs give high school girls the opportunity to learn about careers in technology, connect with Microsoft employees, and participate in hands-on computer and technology workshops. To lear more about this program go to: http://www.microsoft.com/ab... ......

Posted On Saturday, December 12, 2009 8:53 AM

Play Sound in Silverlight Using MediaElement
Technorati Tags: Silverlight If you want to play music or a short sound clip in Silverlight here is what you need to do: 1. Your sound file First, make sure you sound file is MP3 or WMA format as other formats are not supported.Save your file to ClientBin folder (where your xap file gets coppied when buiding the project). If you dont want to store your file to the ClientBin folder do this: from Visual Studio right click on the sound file and select Properties. Now in Properties window change Build ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 5:29 PM

Rocky Lhotka is Talking Oslo at ALEMUG
Technorati Tags: Tutorials Rocky Lhotka is Talking Oslo at ALEMUG At Atlanta Leading Edge Microsoft Users Group Rocky Lhotka spoke about Oslo. Rocky spoke about MCsla, which is the prototype domain specific language and runtime he created for CSLA .NET using the SQL Server Modeling tools. He spoke about designing and defining a DSL with a custom grammar, using the m.exe and mx.exe tools to compile DSL code into instance data, and then defined a schema so that data can be loaded into SQL Server tables. ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 5:14 PM

What to use? WPF patterns : MVC, MVP or MVVM or…?
Technorati Tags: WPF WPF patterns : MVC, MVP or MVVM or…? What to use? Model-view-controler, the model-view-presenter or the new paradigm called model-view-viewmodel? MVC is kind of template and also a framework that can be used in VS 2005 and VS 2008. MVVM is a part of WPF which can be used to create windows apps. It's common practice to let the UI layer do more than it should. Without a clear separation of responsibilities, the UI layer can often become a catch-all for logic that really belongs ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 3:17 PM

Top 3 books/publications in the field of Enterprise & IT Architecture
Technorati Tags: Application Architecture and Design Strategies Top 3 books in the field of Enterprise & IT Architecture “Enterprise Architecture” The book presents a comprehensive approach to EA with a simple and well structured theoritectal foundation and practical details. Opt’land, Martin, Proper, Erik, Waage, Maarten, Cleo, Jeroen, Steghuis, Claidia 2009, , Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg ISBN 978-3-540-85232-2 "Enterprise Architecture 100 Success Secrets" “There has never been an Enterprise ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 2:51 PM

Walkthrough of creating a SharePoint 2010 external list using Visual Studio 2010 Beta
Technorati Tags: SharePoint There are a bunch of SharePoint features in Visual Studio 2010 Beta. They are going over Business Data Connectivity (BDC) designer, which is available in the project template Business Data Connectivity Model. BDC is one of two most important architectural components of Microsoft Business Connectivity Services (BCS) which enables users to read and write data from external systems—through Web and Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) services, databases, and Microsoft .NET ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 2:20 PM

FREE Webinar - Improve Your Project's Success - the role of technology
Technorati Tags: Leadership 2010 Goals & Objectives have resulted in your new project to improve something. Whatever your assignment next year, you will either look to existing software or developing your own tools. This webinar will discuss a business improvement technology that will support your team implementing your processes. People, Process, and then Technology. The problem with trying to find help for what you need from commercial off the shelf, or even internally created software, is ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 1:56 PM

Free Webinar: How to Take Control of Your Physical and Virtual Data Center
Technorati Tags: Tutorials Managing an enterprise data center is full of challenges. Traditional physical systems and infrastructure management is complicated and accelerated by new technologies like virtualization and cloud computing. Meanwhile, business users are demanding more dynamic IT service management and ever-increasing service levels. These factors are making old problems harder and creating new issues and requirements. This one-hour webinar covers: • Planning and optimization - to ensure ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 1:44 PM

10 Key Skills Architects Must Have to Deliver Value
Technorati Tags: Application Architecture and Design Strategies 10 Key Skills Architects Must Have to Deliver Value Architect Roles and Responsibilities Project architect Does not work at the enterprise level, but must understand the EA context and provide feedback on how EA actually works from the project perspective. Acts as a bridge between enterprise context, business domain, and the project design. Business architect Business goals, strategy, alignment using value chains, Business Motivation ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 1:36 PM

Great video on Parallel Computing Features
Technorati Tags: Parallel Programming In Visual Studio 2010, the Parallel Computing team has delivered APIs and tools for developers wanting to build applications that take advantage of multiple cores. This video provides examples on how to manage APIs, debugging windows and profiler support. VS2010 Parallel Computing Features Tour Posted By: Daniel Moth To view the video go to: http://channel9.msdn.com/po... ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 11:24 AM

What is Parallel Programming in the .NET Framework?
Technorati Tags: Parallel Programming Parallel Programming in the .NET Framework. Many computers and workstations today have two or four CPUs, which enable them to execute multiple threads simultaneously. To take advantage of the hardware of today and tomorrow, software developers can parallelize their code to distribute work across multiple processors. Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 Beta 2 enhance support for parallel programming with a new runtime, new class library types, and ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 11:14 AM

Good books on design patterns
Technorati Tags: Application Architecture and Design Strategies Good books on design patterns Developers are asking about good books on design patterns. These are two great books: "Design Patterns in C#" by Steven John Metsker, Addison-Wesley http://www.amazon.com/Desig... Show how to implement the 23 classic Gamma-Helm-Johnson-Vlissides design patterns in C#. Refactoring and Patterns of Enterprise Application Architecture, by Martin Fowler http://www.amazon.com/Patte... ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 11:01 AM

Working With The Webcam From Silverlight 4
Technorati Tags: Silverlight Working With The Webcam From Silverlight 4 In this post Gill Cleeren is looking at another new feature in Silverlight 4 which is the support for webcams and microphones. Silverlight 4 gets support for microphones and webcams. It has access to the raw streams for both. The added support opens a lot of opportunities for new types of applications. For example, it becomes possible to write an application that reads barcodes of products you hold in front of the webcam, scans ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 10:43 AM

Why Silverlight is the future
Technorati Tags: Silverlight Why Silverlight is the future This article was written by Rockford Lhotka several month ago. But, all the concepts are still relevant to day. This is just a great article. Silverlight, and the reason it almost instantly gains traction in any conversation with clients, is that it is independent of Windows. They like the idea that it works across Windows versions without worrying that Microsoft will fix some Windows thing and break their app. Silverlight gives the option ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 10:25 AM

Silverlight 4's Printing Support
Technorati Tags: Silverlight Shawn Wildermuth explaning how it works. The Silverlight 4 printing support allows to specify a XAML tree to print. We starts with the PrintDocument class. The StartPrint/EndPrint events are called before and after and are mostly used for setup/teardown of print elements. The Print method starts the print process and asks the user to specify a printer. After the printer is choosen, the print system calls the PrintPage event sending in printer specs determined from the ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 10:04 AM

Windows 7 & WPF 4.0 Beta – Taskbar Programming of Jumplists and Thumbnail Previews
Technorati Tags: WPF Mike Taulty demonstrates how to program the Taskbar in Windows 7 from WPF in Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2. http://www.linkedin.com/new... ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 9:50 AM

Building the Time Slider control for your Hulu inspired SilverLight video player
Technorati Tags: Silverlight This is series of building a Hulu inspired video player. In this tutorial they are building the slider time display control. They took the static design of UI design 1- Replace a slider of type hSlider 2- Replace the design elements View all parts of the tutorial Part 1 – Building a Play-Pause control Part 2 – Loading external video Part 3 – Building a Progress Bar Part 4 – Building a Download Progress Bar Part 5 – Building a Volume Control Part 6 – Building the Time ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 9:45 AM

WCF NET.TCP Protocol in Silverlight 4
Technorati Tags: Silverlight,WCF WCF NET.TCP Protocol in Silverlight 4 Silverlight 4 beta has been released and it has many new features. One of the most important features is net.tcp binding support. Now in Silverlight 4 we can communicate with WCF web service using net.tcp protocol. If I can choose the one most important feature in Silverlight 4 beta that can kill WPF apps I will choose the net.tcp support. One of the major performance improvements in Silverlight was the possibility to add binary ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 9:39 AM

Deploying Your Silverlight and WCF RIA Services Application
Technorati Tags: Silverlight In this article Tim Heuer concentrates his attention on RIA Services deployment. "So you’ve been playing around with Silverlight and WCF RIA Services (the artist formerly known as .NET RIA Services) and you are ready to deploy. You’ve been living in your happy Visual Studio environment, perhaps even relying on the built-in web server (a.k.a. Cassini) to serve up your pages/XAP to test. All has been well, you’ve done your testing and you are ready to publish to your server. ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 9:33 AM

Mike Taulty Video Series on PRISM for Silverlight 3
Technorati Tags: Silverlight,PRISM Mike Taulty has published an excellent series of screencasts illustrating some of the ideas found in "Prism" or the "Composite Application Guidance" from the Patterns and Practices team that can be used to build Silverlight applications in a way that lends itself to testability and modularity. To learn more go to : http://www.linkedin.com/new... ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 9:28 AM

Team Foundation Server Power Tools 2010 Beta 2 (Free)
Technorati Tags: Tutorials Team Foundation Server Power Tools 2010 Beta 2 (Free) The following are the Power Tools supported in this release. Team Foundation Server Best Practices Analyzer Check-In Policy Pack Work Item Templates Alert EditorWindows Shell Extension PowerShell Support TFPT Command Line To read more go to the http://visualstudiogallery.... Last Updated: Friday, December 04, 2009 Supported Versions Visual Studio 2010 ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 2:04 AM

Extending SharePoint Beyond Document Management free webinar
Technorati Tags: SharePoint Extending SharePoint Beyond Document Management This webinar teach how we can leverage SharePoint to automate manual, paper-based business processes. Mike Fitzmaurice, Nintex Vice President of Technology and former SharePoint evangelist at Microsoft, will review advanced workflow technologies that leverage SharePoint document libraries to initiate and manage custom processes. Biscom’s John Lane will overview how incoming paper documents can be captured in SharePoint and ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 1:50 AM

PLINQ: LINQ, but Faster!
Technorati Tags: LINQ PLINQ: LINQ, but Faster! Parallel Language Integrated Query (PLINQ) in the Microsoft .NET Framework 4 offers a minimal-code solution to take advantage of this parallel hardware, providing an implementation of the .NET Standard Query Operators that uses parallel execution techniques underneath the simple LINQ programming to make applications run faster! Come for a deep dive into PLINQ via Microsoft Visual Studio 2010. See what it looks like from the perspective of LINQ developers, ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 1:39 AM

Linked In Talk - “Beyond Silverlight with WPF” with Mike Taulty
Technorati Tags: Silverlight,WPF Linked In Talk - “Beyond Silverlight with WPF” with Mike Taulty Mike Taulty spoke for the Linked In .NET User Group via Live Meeting. He showed a bunch of different items and a number of usefull links: “WPF Airlines” Logical Pixels Tiled image brushes Tiled geometry brushes Tiled visual brushes Path based animations 3D Cube with ambient light and spotlights 2D on 3D integration Documents HTML Frame Control Ink and Gestures Code - Ink and Gesture Code - Speech Unified ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 1:31 AM

This latest version of Silverlight 4 delivers hundreds of features and controls.
Technorati Tags: Silverlight Silverlight 4 Beta Information On November 18, 2009, at the Professional Developer’s Conference in Los Angeles, Microsoft Corp. unveiled a Beta version Silverlight 4. This latest version delivers hundreds of features and controls that, when combined with the continued innovation in Microsoft’s world-class tools for designers and developers — Microsoft Visual Studio and Microsoft Expression Blend – present the leading edge in rapid, powerful application development. With ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 1:24 AM

6 Silverlight 4 Beta Hands On Labs
Technorati Tags: Silverlight 6 Silverlight 4 Beta Hands On Labs are available on: http://silverlight.net/lear... ......

Posted On Friday, December 11, 2009 12:22 AM

Silverlight 4 Beta Toolkit
Technorati Tags: Silverlight Silverlight 4 Beta is out - and the Toolkit has it covered! [Silverlight Toolkit November 2009 release now available for Silverlight 4!] Stuff like bi-directional text, web cam and microphone support, a RichTextArea control, clipboard access, ICommand, an elevated-trust model, printing, notifications, right-click, and more! To read the whole article with examples go to:http://blogs.msdn.com/de... ......

Posted On Thursday, December 10, 2009 11:56 PM

Steven Sinofsky, Scott Guthrie and Kurt DelBene are showing amazing new features
Technorati Tags: Siverlight,SharePoint Steven Sinofsky, Scott Guthrie and Kurt DelBene are showing amazing new features: hardware innovations; windows 7; developing Internet explorer; silverlight 4;office, outlook social connector and sharepoint 2010 beta. To view the video go to : http://microsoftpdc.com/Ses... ......

Posted On Thursday, December 10, 2009 11:50 PM

Microsoft MIX10 - 3 day conference for web designers and developers. March 15-17th, 2010, Las Vegas
Technorati Tags: MIX On MIX conference will cover "Using Microsoft Silverlight 4 to Create Dynamic SharePoint 2010 User Experiences" by Paul Stubbs The convergence of Silverlight 4 and native support for Silverlight in SharePoint 2010 offers an incredible opportunity to design and deploy rich and dynamic Internet applications. Silverlight 4 Boot Camp by John Papa In this half-day workshop, we can learn the skills necessary to create powerful Silverlight 4 applications. We will start with basic platform ......

Posted On Thursday, December 10, 2009 10:10 PM

"5 Minute Overview of MVVM in Silverlight" Cool article by JohnPapa
Technorati Tags: Silverlight,Application Architecture and Design Strategies,Tutorials,WPF 5 Minute Overview of MVVM in Silverlight Model-View-ViewModel ( MVVM ) is a pattern to use with Silverlight and WPF. john gives short explanation of MVVM MVVM works well with XAML based applications is because of the powerful XAML binding features. This allows the View to be separated from the data and the logic. The View can be designed in Expression Blend while the ViewModel can be developed in Visual Studio ......

Posted On Thursday, December 10, 2009 10:01 PM

The MSDN Southern Fried Roadshow is a developer/architect training through the southeast on Dec 08, 2009 Atlanta
Technorati Tags: Application Architecture and Design Strategies,Silverlight,Para... Programming,Tutorials The MSDN Southern Fried Roadshow is a developer/architect training through the southeast, presented by technology evangelists Chad Brooks, Glen Gordon and Brian Hitney with Microsoft. Dec. 8 2009. Introduction to ADO.NET Data Services The new wave of Web applications are built on AJAX and Microsoft Silverlight. We learn how ADO.NET Data Services enables applications to expose data as a REST-based ......

Posted On Thursday, December 10, 2009 9:37 PM

Silverlight 4 Training Course
Technorati Tags: Silverlight,Tutorials Silverlight 4 Training Course The Silverlight 4 Training Course includes hands-on-labs, a video and a whitepaper designed to help you learn about the new features in Silverlight 4 focusing on three major areas: Enabling Business Application Development, Empowering Richer Experiences and Moving Beyond the Browser. Some of the new highly anticipated features include Printing, WebCam and Microphone support, custom right-click, rich text, HTML support and access ......

Posted On Thursday, December 10, 2009 3:56 PM

New to Silverlight?
Technorati Tags: Silverlight Microsoft Silverlight helps us to create rich web applications that run on Mac OS, Windows, and Linux. On this site we can get an overview about silverlight, view samples, video tutorials and get info about silverlight books. http://silverlight.net/ ......

Posted On Thursday, December 10, 2009 3:55 PM

What's new features, enhancements in Silverlight 4?
Technorati Tags: Silverlight Silverlight 4 Beta enhances the building of business applications, media applications.New features include printing support, significant enhancements for using forms over data, full support in the Google Chrome web browser, WCF RIA services, modular development with MEF, full support in Visual Studio 2010, bi-directional text, web camera and microphone support, rich text editing, improved data binding features, HTML support, MVVM and commanding support, new capabilities ......

Posted On Thursday, December 10, 2009 3:47 PM

Silverlight 4 Beta on MSDN
Technorati Tags: Silverlight Silverlight 4 Beta is already accessible on MSDN. http://msdn.microsoft.com/e... ......

Posted On Thursday, December 10, 2009 3:26 PM

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