• .NET Mobile

    Presentations at Desert Code Camp

    November 08, 2011 Share
    On November 5th 2011, I gave 2 presentations at Desert Code Camp. One was titled, “Getting Started with Silverlight 5” and the other “Producing and Consuming OData in an Silverlight and Windows Phone 7 Application”. As promised, here is the Slides / Code / Resources to my talk.   Producing and Consuming OData in an Silverlight and Windows Phone 7 Application Slides – The query slide in this deck was taken from a slide in Mike Taulty’s talk.  
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    Telerik XAML Q3’11 Beta—A Walkthrough Part 2: RadVirtualizingWrapPanel

    November 01, 2011 Share
    The original version of this post can be found on SilverlightShow.net.   Here begins the second of three parts, which comprise Telerik XAML Q3’11 Beta—A Walkthrough.  In case you missed it, with Telerik’s upcoming release in November you’ll have access to the official versions of RadBarCode, RadVirtualizingWrapPanel, and RadChartingKit—and a few sure-to-please extras.  To make the most of these articles, download the beta before getting started. For an introductory overview you can check out the official beta announcement on our Silverlight Team blog.  Introducing RadVirtualizingWrapPanel RadVirtualizingWrapPanel boosts the performance of your ListBox/ListView when binding to a large amount of data. The control generates only...
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    Telerik XAML Q3’11 Beta—A Walkthrough Part 1: RadBarCode

    November 01, 2011 Share
    The original version of this post can be found on SilverlightShow.net.   Come mid-November Telerik will be releasing the official versions of RadBarCode, RadVirtualizingWrapPanel, and RadChartingKit—and a couple surprises to boot. ;-)  In this 3-part article, Telerik XAML Q3’11 Beta—A Walkthrough, we give you a comprehensive technical look at each of these 3 new controls—make sure to check them all out!  We also recommend that you download the beta so you can make the most of what you’re reading. For an introductory overview you can check out the official beta announcement on our Silverlight Team blog.  Introducing RadBarCode RadBarcode allows you to accurately track...
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    RadBusyIndicator for WP7 Video Now Available

    October 27, 2011 Share
    I posted a video recently of how to get started using the RadBusyIndicator for WP7. Feel free to check it out and leave comments in the section below. Title: Getting Started with the RadBusyIndicator Description: Today we are going to be looking at getting started with the RadBusyIndicator which is part of the Telerik RadControls for Windows Phone 7 control suite for .NET Mobile development. The RadBusyIndicator enables you to display a progress animation and thus inform your end-users that a long-lasting operation is performed. The control delivers 8 different animation styles out-of-the-box and also allows for designing custom animations. You can specify...
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    Upcoming XAML Talks

    October 27, 2011 Share
    Here are the upcoming XAML Talks that I have scheduled. If you are attending any of them then feel free to stop by and say Hello. All About Xaml – 10/27/2011 @ 6PM – WinRT XAML/C# and what this means for SL Developers.   Desert Code Camp – 11/5/2011 in Chandler, Arizona. Title: Getting started with Silverlight 5 Abstract: This session is designed for people who want to quickly understand the key features in Silverlight 5. We will walk you through downloading the bits to finally starting your first project starting from File->New Projects. We will also take a look at several key features such as XAML...