Monthly Archives: October 2008

Session: Building A Data-Centric Application In WPF Using The New DataGrid And Ribbon Controls

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Sessions: Microsoft Silverlight 2: Control Model

silverlight 2 control modeluser controlscustom controls User Controls->bundle visual and logic tight coupling between code and xaml-application decomposition custom controls-modularize control, separation  between code and xaml styling and skinning controlsskinning->completely replace the look of your controltemplate binding silverlight2 control model0user … Continue reading

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Sessions: .NET 4.0: Declarative Programming Using XAML

Sate of xaml in 2008xaml vocabularies-UI: collaboration of designer and developerworkflow: declarative coordination of work-electronic paper: xml paper specifications)xps) runtimes: .net 3.0 & 3.5; silverlight 1 &2 tools: vs 2008(wpf + wf designer + xaml editor) , expression blend xaml … Continue reading

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Summary: Day 1 to Day 3

Day One: Key Note:PDC2008 Day 1: Key Note-Cloud Computing-Microsoft Windows Azure Sessions:Session: Under the Hood: Advances In The .NET Type System-New CLR features, partial static linking(I think)Video Session: Microsoft Visual Studio: Bringing Out The Best In Multicore Systems-parallel processing application … Continue reading

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Session: Windows 7 Scenic Ribbon

Ribbon build-in and available for windows 7 development framework Paint Ribbon Should i use a ribbon?important: what type of applications am i?some great advantages:-rich ways to present your featuresenhances command discoverabilityexcellent user reviews/intuitive and easy to learn-look slick- a chance … Continue reading

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Session: Microsoft XNA Game Studio: An overview

Speaker: developer of wing commander, veteran game programmers. original developer of xbox, xbox360 and Microsoft xna What is xna game studiosgoal-enable aspiring game developers anybody-make writing games significantly easier-provide educational solutions using the xbox 360 Demo: games-new xbox dash demo-many … Continue reading

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Session: What’s new with user32 and conctl32 in win32

talks about the present vista, stuff that’s available today8 things you didn’t know you haddouble-buffered paintingcross-fade animation helperlist view tileslist view groupingcue banners and empty textimages next to menu itemsicon scaling double-buffering helpers//wm_createbufferedpaintinit();//wm_destroybufferedpaintuntnit()//wm_painthdc = beginpaint(hwnd, &ps);hbuffer =beginbufferedpaint(…,&hdc)paintcontent(hwnd, hdc):endbufferedpaint(hbuffer, true);endpaint(hwnd, &ps); … Continue reading

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