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    Callisto library for Windows 8 XAML applications on GitHub

    Great days and lot of new tools for Metro XAML developers on Windows 8. Callisto is a new library of controls and helpers (including SQLite support) for Windows 8 XAML applications (aka Metro style apps) developed by Tim Heuer (@timheuer) and Morten Nielsen (@dotmorten). Click here...
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    WinRT XAML Toolkit available on CodePlex

    The “Windows Runtime (WinRT) XAML Toolkit” is a new resource containing a set of controls and helpers for building Windows 8 Store applications. Click here to read the details and access the download link on CodePlex. New to Windows 8 development? Mark your calendars: the new book “Programming...
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    Expression Blend Preview for Silverlight 5 Update available

    A new version of Expression Blend for Silverlight 5 is now available for download with these features: Expiration date – June 30, 2013; Go-live license; updated Silverlight 5 SDK. Check out the original post by the Expression Blend Team and download the new bits from here....
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    Download Windows Phone SDK 7.1.1 Update!

    As announced on the Windows Phone Developer Blog, Windows Phone SDK 7.1.1 Update is now available for  download on the Microsoft Download Center. The WPSDK 7.1.1 Update provides a WPSDK patch that enables developers to develop and test for the recently announced Windows Phone 7.5 256 MB...
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    Calcium framework for Windows Phone available

    Fellow MVP Daniel Vaughan has published in these days on CodePlex a new version of his “Calcium” framework targeting Windows Phone. From the official release notes: “Calcium for Windows Phone is a consolidation of the infrastructure code that has been written for the book Windows Phone...
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    Prism 4.1 – February 2012 available for download

    Prism provides guidance designed to help you more easily design and build rich, flexible, and easy to maintain Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) desktop applications and Silverlight Rich Internet Applications (RIAs) and Windows Phone 7.1 (“Mango”) applications. The new version 4.1 released on February 2012 is...
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    The XAML Project is live!

    A new project has been recently announced in the “Silverlight Experts” group on Linkedin by fellow group-member Laith Alasad: The XAML Project contains “Free vector design resources for XAML-based technologies such as Silverlight, Metro, WP7, and WPF. Search and download pure XAML graphics for your...
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    A gift for your Christmas tree: Silverlight 5 RTW Released!

    Big congrats and kudos to all the Silverlight team: Silverlight 5 RTW is now available for download! Check out the official site for a complete list of download links and updated documentation including feature list, Breaking changes and Release History. Don’t forget to read the official announcement, this...
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