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....Read More..
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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...Read More..
During the //Build conference in Anaheim the release of Windows 8 Developer preview has been announced: you can download it from this link. To get started an impressive number of video tutorials is available in the official site of the conference: http://www.buildwindows.com/. Check out also...Read More..
Multi-Touch Behaviors updated: Windows Phone “Mango” support, Manipulation / Inertia Processors and more
I’ve just published on CodePlex and the Expression gallery a new release of the Multi-Touch behaviors including these new features: support for Windows Phone 7.1 Beta 2 (refresh) “Mango”; added new property “IgnoredTypes” for excluding particular control types from the manipulations (thanks to Richie for the...Read More..
Landsat Touch for Silverlight is a new Silverlight based web application for browsing the newly published Landsat imagery available in ArcGIS on-line by Esri. The sample comes complete with source code and uses the Silverlight/WP7 Multitouch Behavior available on Codeplex. Happy Silverlighting!Read More..
In these days I’m receiving several questions in the Multi-Touch Behaviors forums about enabling Multi-Touch manipulations in Windows Phone applications composed by more than one page. Today I’ve modified the available sample inserting an additional page containing an image enabled for translation, rotation, zoom and...Read More..
I’ve received several requests about the modalities of enabling multi-touch on a UI element using the Behavior available on my CodePlex project. The traditional syntax using XAML is here: What about if you want to achieve the same result using C#? Just obtain a collection of...Read More..
TechDays WPC 2010: I’ll be there! Speaking about Silverlight, Multi-Touch and Natural User Interfaces
This year I’ll be presenting about “Silverlight, Multi-Touch and Natural User Interfaces” at the Techdays WPC 2010 conference in Milano on November, 25 2010. The same day I’ll be also at the MVP booth, if you’re attending the conference come and say Hi! Happy Silverlighting!Read More..
Check out the new book “Silverlight 4 User Interface Cookbook” by Vibor Cipan: This is the overview taken from the publisher site: The first and only book to focus exclusively on Silverlight UI development. Have your applications stand out from the crowd with leading, innovative,...Read More..
Check out this great sample available in the XNA community site. It includes code that uses the Gestures API to enable hold, drag, tap, flick, pinch gestures.Read More..