Tag | MIX09 Posts

In this issue: Richard Griffin, Scott Barnes, Jesse Liberty(2), Nigel Sampson, Jeff Weber, SilverlightShow, Jeff Brand Andrej Tozon, Somasegar, Dean Chalk, and Jeff Wilcox. Shoutouts: Jesse Libery has a post up on Why I'm Going To MIX, and that goes for me too :) Bryant Likes reports that he has Twilight Source Code Published. Ken Cox has the Episode 3 - Pasted Code from his video up. From SilverlightCream.com: Designer Developer Workflow Part III Richard Griffin has the third installment of his ...
In this issue: Grant Archibald, Rob Houweling, Andrej Tozon, Dean Chalk, Ken Cox, Daniel Crenna, Bryant Likes, Mike Snow, Joe Engalan, and Ning Zhang. From SilverlightCream.com: Spin and Win Grant Archibald has created a one-armed-bandit for his MIX09 10K challenge... it looks and works great... give it a shot! Creating a ColorFill toy in Silverlight - part 1 Rob Houweling takes on a challenge from Terence Tsang on his blog and builds a ColorFill toy in Silverlight ... check out the references. Silverlight ...
I changed the "welcome message" on my website www.galasoft.ch and thought I would also publish it here :) ---- Update: In addition to the talks listed below, I will also talk in TechDays Geneva. More details here. Read the rest of this entry » ...
In this issue: Jonathan van de Veen, David Justice, Andrej Tozon, Patrick Keating, Timmy Kokke, Shawn Wildermuth, Alex, Golesh, and Mike Snow. Shoutouts: Robby Ingebretsen has a new version of Kaxaml out: New Version of Kaxaml with Support for Silverlight 2 RTW ... if you don't know what it is, you owe it to yourself to go look! If you ever sit around and wonder "what is Corey Schuman up to?" :) ... never fear, he's involved in lots of things, for instance: HSN.tv video player and Video slider control ...
It’s done! Finally! My entry for the Mix09 10k Challenge is submitted. Drag your mouse on the area surrounding the cube to rotate the entire cube. Click the cube itself to turn the sides of the cube. From the moment I got notice of this challenge I thought of doing something in 3D. I decided to build a Rubik’s Cube. I started out with the classes to make the 3D possible. To do this, I made a Vector3D class for position all vertices in the 3D world and a Matrix3D class for doing the rotations. Next ...
In this issue: Russell Greenspan, Andrej Tozon, Patrick Keating, Timmy Kokke, csharpsean, John Stockton, Mike Snow, Terence Tsang, Ning Zhang, and Lee. From SilverlightCream.com: Microphone access in Silverlight via Flash and JavaScript Russell Greenspan shows us how to get past the no microphone in Silverlight thing by going through Flash or Java along the way.... great idea and since I've never coded Flash, good info... thanks Russell! Silverlight TreeView: MVVM and editing [1] Andrej Tozon was ...
In this issue: Tiago Andrade e Silva, John Bruin, Tim Greenfield, Jeff Wilcox, Michael S. Scherotter, and Terence Tsang. Shoutouts: Michael S. Scherotter reports: Deep Discounts on Microsoft Expression until January 31, and shows off some of his great Silverlight. Tim Heuer blogged about Scott Cate's new venture: Visual Studio tricks in video form... looks great, Scott! This was supposed to go out on the 20th, but I had some problems posting to GWB. Consequently, the APress eBook deal of the day ...
In this issue: Bob Thomson, Michael Washington, Ken Cox, Shawn Wildermuth(2), Matthias Shapiro, Page Brooks, and Jeff Wilcox. Shoutouts: Jesse Liberty reports As promised, here is the .NET Rocks recorded panel on RIA at Code Mash. It was a blast and got a great reception. Jeff Weber has a followup on his Silverlight Install Enticement video: Enticing People To Install Silverlight (Follow Up) Brad Abrams has his shoutout to MIX09: Getting Ready for Mix09 From SilverlightCream.com: colaab - Silverlight ...
In this issue: Dean Chalk(2), Alex Golesh(2), Nigel Sampson, and Jesse Liberty(2). Shoutouts: CigDem reports Experience Silverlight in Eclipse Robby Ingebretsen is spending a lot of time at MIX09 speaking and says Help Me with MIX09 From SilverlightCream.com: Silverlight ‘Loading’ Spin Icon in XAML Dean Chalk submitted a couple links, and I've added him to my watch list. This first one is a 'how-to' on a 'loading' Icon all done up in XAML and ready to roll! ObservableCollection Base Class With Expression ...
This 'Cream post is strictly about MIX09 and all the posts that have been posted about it. Hopefully something someone says will be enough to convince you (or your boss) that you should go... Silverlight Tip of the Day #83 – Go to MIX09 Mike Snow dedicated his TOD #83 to MIX09, and has a great list of the sessions we now know about Silverlight 3 Sessions at MIX09 announced Alex Golesh reiterates the Silverlight 3 sessions that have been announced Speaking at MIX09! From all the folks I know that ...
In this issue: Jim Lynn, Shawn Wildermuth, Jeff Weber, and Terence Tsang. Shoutouts: Walt Ritscher reported on an interesting Web Design judging site: CommandShift3 - You be the judge of good Web Design. Scott Barnes reports that Silverlight is all over The Moment..... looks like lots of Silverlight involved in the inauguration! From SilverlightCream.com: Funky Popups using Tweener Jim Lynn sent me this one, and I've added Jim to my big list... he is using the Tweener class from Silverlight Contrib ...
In this issue: John Stockton, Adam Kinney, Koen Zwikstra, Matthias Shapiro, Swiss MSDN Team Blog, Jordan Knight, Scott Barnes, Tim Heuer(2), and Mike Snow. Shoutouts: Terence Tsang suggests Let’s Join Mix 09 - 10K challenge!!... can't wait to see his entry :) Laurence Moroney is plugging MIX09: MIX09 – Why YOU should be there., and Adam Kinney says there will be another discount available tomorrow! From SilverlightCream.com: CodePlex, now with Silverlight John Stockton pinged me on his new post about ...
Today is January 15th. Today you can still get into MIX09 for $1195 USD, but tomorrow the price goes up to $1395 USD! In December, they announced some discounts that brought the price to $795 USD. The last I heard of one of those codes being used was right at the end of the year, so it's worth a try! I'm going to be at MIX09, so I hope to see you there! Technorati Tags: Silverlight MIX09 ...
In this issue: Fons Sonnemans, Eric Oszakiewski, Tim Heuer, and Bill Reiss. From SilverlightCream.com: Silverlight 2.0 Sudoku Fons Sonnemans posted a real-live working Sudoku board... very cool, considering I'm a Sudoku junkie. Works great Fons... keep me updated with enhancements! 10K CONTEST SUBMISSION Eric Oszakiewski brings the tally up to 3 Phoenix Silverlight User's Group members that have entered the 10K challenge... wow... wonder what the metrics on that from other User Groups are :) ... ...
In this issue: Mike Ormond, Koen Zwikstra, Andrew Duthie, Mike Snow, Terence Tsang, and Corey Schuman. From SilverlightCream.com: Expression Encoder SL 2 MediaPlayer Templates and SL Streaming Mike Ormond bails us out on Expression Encoder "Please re-encode" errors ... explains why we're getting them and how to make it stop. Tetris in 10K Koen Zwikstra decided to jump into the 10K challenge. I have to admit I'm an old Tetris player, and played Koen's for quite a while without any problems... great ...
In this issue: James Bacon, Chris Anderson, Jesse Liberty, Expression Blend and Design Blog, Laurent Bugnion, John Stockton, Alex Golesh, Gerard Leblanc, Lee, Andy Beaulieu, Jonathan van de Veen(3), Jobi Joy, and Damon Payne. I think everybody was working on stuff over the holidays and dumped it onto the interweb last night! Shoutouts: Jeff Wilcox has aggregated A bunch of AutoCompleteBox posts... save you some search time. Jeff also asks Using the Silverlight Toolkit? Let us know!. Here's your chance ...
In this issue: Steve Commisso, Jobi Joy, and Damon Payne. From SilverlightCream.com: Run time is design time for AGT [15] In the latest Damon Payne entry (from October 30, 2008), Damon is taking on property editing ... properties of the objects he's moving around... good stuff! Mix 10K smart coding challenge Jobi Joy has an entry for the MIX09 10K challenge, and considering the size limitations, he did a LOT! MIX09 10K Smart Coding Challenge Steve Commisso is another Phoenix Silverlight User's Group ...
I am humbled and honored to be awarded a Most Valuable Professional award by Microsoft for 2009. This will be my 3rd year as a MVP. I got my first award in 2007 for ASP.NET, and then due to my increased activities in the fields of Windows Presentation Foundation and Silverlight, in 2008 and now 2009 in Client Application Development. This expertise gathers specialists of these two disciplines and provides a fantastic way to exchange and discuss amongst professionals. Read the rest of this entry » ...
In this issue: Laurent Bugnion, Jeff Paries, Robby Ingebretsen, and Damon Payne. Shoutout: If you have a 30G Zune and you haven't turned it on today, don't (for now) as reported by Guy Barrette : Zune Y2K9. From SilverlightCream.com: New Year's Greetings and Silverlight Greeting Card Laurent Bugnion sent me the link to this earlier today, and wow... what a bunch of work... very cool slideshow, Laurent... awesome pictures and remembrances! Seattle Waterfront 1907-2002 Jeff Paries has a cool post up ...
In this issue: Guy Ellis, Jonathan van de Veen, Jesse Liberty, Beatriz Stollnitz, Justin Angel, Manish Dalal, and Damon Payne. Shoutout: Earlier today I left out a shoutout to Laurence Moroney because he announced the availability of his Silverlight 2 Book – In Russian/u>! From SilverlightCream.com: BMI Calculator Guy Ellis is one of Phoenix' own, and decided to enter the MIX09 10K competition. He has a very clever BMI calculator with and expanding/contracting person showing... pretty clever, ...
From the moment, 10K MIX09 contest was launched, I got more, then 20 people, asking the same question: Is it possible to have Silverlight program up and running without XAML at all? The answer is “YES, IT IS”. Here is how: All you need for run WPF or Silverlight application is Class inherited from System.Windows.Application Class inherited from System.Windows.Controls.Use... So, Let’s create new WPF or Silverlight application and delete all files from the project directory. Then add one file, ...
In this issue: Nikhil Kothari, David Wynne, Damon Payne, Laurent Bugnion, Terence Tsang, Scott Morrison, John Papa, Ning Zhang, Jesse Liberty, and Lee Shoutouts: Koen Zwikstra, has promised, has uploaded the Slideshow 2 Source Code If you want to go to MIX and you haven't registered yet, at least as of sometime yesterday Special Offer Still Open – Save 40% on MIX09 Registration ... best $795 you'll spend! Falling in the 'oh crap' category... Sara Ford has announced: Did you know that today’s tip ...
In this issue: Rob Houweling, Damon Payne, Bart Czernicki, Timmy Kokke, James Bacon, Katrien De Graeve, Adam Kinney, Alex Golesh, Terence Tsang, John Papa, and Jesse Liberty. Shoutouts: I thought this Overnight Website Challenge - Looking for Developer Teams now! looked like it would be fun... if you're in the area consider it! Adam Kinney reports a flash of Silverlight on Zune.net: mixview on Zune.net in Silverlight. From SilverlightCream.com: Merry Christmas Rob Houweling has a very cool Christmas ...
In this issue: Boyan Mihaylov, Jeff Prosise, Tim Heuer, Bryant Likes, Page Brooks, Michael Wolf, Jeff Wilcox, Swiss MSDN Team Blog, Robby Ingebretsen, Anna Wrochna, and Andy Beaulieu. Shoutouts: If ya wanna go to MIX09, and particularly if you're self-funded, I don't know if there's any left, but they're giving away 200 seats at $795... go there fast then come back :) Act Now! Limited Number of MIX09 Conference Passes Available for $795. I also want to say +1 for Thumbtack ... this is filling in ...
In this issue: Kevin Dockx, Jeff Wilcox, Karsten Januszewski, and the Library of Congress... really! From SilverlightCream.com: Silverlight: Scale from sender-popup animation Kevin Dockx sent me this yesterday... and it works great... it's modal popups flying out to the center of the app from the point of button push... which, realistically, could be anywhere... good job, Kevin.. thanks! Silverlight Charting: Creating rich data point tooltips Jeff Wilcox takes tooltips in the Charts to a new level ...
In this issue: Alex Golesh, Bart Czernicki, Matthias Shapiro(3), Michael WOlf, Swiss MSDN Team Blog, Michael S. Scherotter, Jesse Liberty, Chris Carper, Bill Reiss, Jonathan van de Veen, and Jobi. Shoutout: Adam Kinney reports that Project Rosetta turns into a MIX09 workshop From SilverlightCream.com: Silverlight Tip: How to Inject and Execute JavaScript Function(s) on-the-fly from Silverlight Alex Golesh has a post up on injecting JavaScript Functions from Silverlight. He has a nice text-entry front ...
In this issue: Ian Griffiths, Matthew Casperson, Chris Anderson, IDV Solutions, Nikhil Kothari, Dave Burke, Anna Wrochna, Chris Hay, Jesse Liberty, and Robby Ingebretsen. David Anson has collected all the Charting blog links on one page... a good reference: My new home page [A collection of great Silverlight Charting resources!]. Jaime Rodriguez reports that the NY Times has a free version of it's WPF reader: NY Times ReaDER Free Edition.. ... now I just need to be someplace I can run WPF :) From ...
In this issue: Boyan Nikolov, Scott Hanselman, Page Brooks, Justin Angel, and John Papa. If you haven't heard it yet, Mike Ormond has a post: MIX 09 Announced. I hope to see lots of old and new friends in 'Vegas this year! From SilverlightCream.com: A Silverlight Minesweeper Boyan Nikolov sent me this MineSweeper post this morning. I didn't have a chance to look at the code before running out the door, but I did quickly lose the game twice :) ... it looks like a good start, and since Boyan is providing ...
In this issue: Cote, Ivan Dragoev, Hannah Watkins, Fons Sonnemans, Bart Czernicki, Jeff Prosise, Dave Burke, Adam Kinney, Manish Dalal, Mike Snow, Jeff Wilcox, Karl Shifflett, Terence Tsang, and Imran Shaik Laurence Moroney announces <3 your web, Vegas style, it’s MIX time again – MIX09 now open for registration…. Jeff Prosise announced his Deep Zoom Demo Updated for RTW . Matt Casto Announced Cleveland Silverlight Firestarter From SilverlightCream.com: RIA Weekly #27 - Silverlight 2.0 with Brad ...
MIX08 is over, and I am home with what one could call the "post-MIX" mood. It's a mix (pun intended, haha) of various feelings Obviously I am extatic to be with my family again, even more so because I was away for almost two weeks, which I usually try to avoid. It's just so good to be with them again. I wish I could take them with me every time I am abroad. Read the rest of this entry » ...