WP7 Acceleration Week in Microsoft Israel R&D Center

Monday, May 16, 2011

Seems this week dedicated to announcements because I have additional announcement to made! Next week I will deliver many Windows Phone 7 & Windows Phone “Mango” sessions as a part of “WP7 Acceleration Week”.   The week agenda is as follows: Sunday, May 22nd 09:00-13:30 · Windows Phone 7 Bootcamp and Demo – An overview of the Windows Phone 7 platform and its abilities. Presented by Sela. · Mobile Application UI – Principles of good mobile UI. Presented by Balora. · Introduction to WP7 Metro UI – An in-depth...

Silverlight 5–Features list

Thursday, December 2, 2010

As just announced by ScottGu during Firestarter keynotes, Silverlight 5 is in development and we should expect the Beta in H1 2011. The new Features Announced for Silverlight 5 Beta will be: Premium Media Experiences Silverlight 5 offers improved media support and rich UI capabilities: •       Hardware Decode and presentation of H.264 improve performance for lower-power devices to render high-definition video using GPU support. •       TrickPlay allows video to be played at different speeds and supports fast-forward and rewind. At up to twice the speed, audio pitch correction allows users to watch videos while preserving a normal audio pitch. •       Improved power awareness prevents the...