It was a busy schedule this week and we experienced the latest news in Microsoft front. In BUILD event, Microsoft released Windows 8 Developer Preview, Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview along with .Net 4.5 and Expression Blend 5 Developer Preview. After build session, people started discussing on the future of Silverlight and hence during the week this topic was top demanded.
Top posts were from @JeremyLikness, Scott M. Fulton, @mossyblog, Janvanderhaegen and Jonathan Allen. Find the top 5 posts of the week as well as daily digest links in this post.
Top 5 posts of the Week
There were lots of posts on various blogs, twitters regarding the future of Silverlight. Someone mentioned that Silverlight is dead and someone mentioned that still there is a future of Silverlight. We posted both of those articles in Silverlight-Zone, so that, you can read and analyse various thoughts. From my perspective I will say that, Silverlight was there – Silverlight is here – Silverlight will be there.
Let’s read the top 5 posts of the week, which are all related to Silverlight. Read both positive and negative points and decide. You will see that there are more positive points than the negative ones. Find them here:
Once again speculation and worry has developers around the world biting their fingers and lamenting the end of a new era. It almost seems de...
Silverlight.pngThe Windows Runtime library (WinRT) is the principal provider of system services for applications in Windows 8 that will be d...
I’ll give you a moment to let the booing simmer down. The reason I can safely say that is we haven’t seen a new hint at Silverlight vNext. W...
For those of you that don’t know, //build/ is Microsoft’s annual five day event for developers. Traditionally, during the keynote, Microsoft...
Though it has been hard, we have been trying to avoid reporting on rumors about the death of Silverlight for quite some time. As in all thin...
Daily News Headline of the Week
We have our daily news archived in a single page. If you missed to read this week's posts, find them here:
- Daily News Headline @SilverlightZone - 11th September 2011
- Daily News Headline @SilverlightZone - 12th September 2011
- Daily News Headline @SilverlightZone - 13th September 2011
- Daily News Headline @SilverlightZone - 14th September 2011
- Daily News Headline @SilverlightZone - 15th September 2011
- Daily News Headline @SilverlightZone - 16th September 2011
- Daily News Headline @SilverlightZone - 17th September 2011
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