Topic: silverlight

Letters to the Editor: Scripting languages are here to stay

One reader believes that Python and Ruby on Rails’ value to Web development means that they will keep going strong … continue reading

Of Flash, Silverlight and HTML5

With no clear winner likely to emerge from the trio, what do developers expect will happen with these frameworks? … continue reading

Microsoft releases Silverlight 5 details

Platform will focus on media experiences and developer capabilities, such as hardware video decoding support … continue reading

Adobe AIR vs. Microsoft Silverlight: A fair fight?

As AIR and Silverlight go into their next versions, does either have the advantage over the other? And in what ways? … continue reading

Microsoft taking over controls for Silverlight

Microsoft’s increased investment in proprietary Silverlight is affecting third-party control makers … continue reading

Windows & .NET Watch: Fun with WPF applications

An astronomy project provides the perfect testing ground for Visual Studio 2010’s WPF controls … continue reading Protection Status