Essential Silverlight 2 Up-to-Date

Essential Silverlight 2 Up-to-Date

by Christian Wenz

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Essential Silverlight 2 Up-to-Date by Christian Wenz

Design rich Internet applications (RIAs) for the Web using Silverlight 2, Microsoft's hot runtime application. Available only as an ebook, this concise, easy-to-understand introduction provides complete step-by-step instructions for using everything Silverlight 2 has to offer, including tools for animation, vector graphics, video playback, .NET support for web services and networking, as well as LINQ, Microsoft's native data querying tool.

Essential Silverlight 2 helps you take advantage of Microsoft's cross-browser plug-in with:

  • Clever ways to create interactive UIs that are more robust and easier to debug and test than what you can achieve on other platforms
  • Scores of tested JavaScript and C# code examples that you can reuse in your own applications
  • Expert guidance from an author who understands RIA technologies, including ASP.NET, Flash, PHP, and JavaScript

Ready to deliver a more complete Web experience? Essential Silverlight 2 offers a world of possibilities.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780596551384
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
Publication date: 04/29/2008
Series: Up-To-Date
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 212
File size: 7 MB

About the Author

Christian Wenz is professional developer, trainer and consultant with a focus on web technologies. He frequently contributes articles to renowned IT magazines and speaks at conferences around the world. Christian is Germany's very first Zend Certified Professional and contributes to several PHP packages in the PEAR repository. Christian has written or contributed to several books on PHP and related technologies, including PHP 5 Unleashed.

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