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The Seeker: ooNaverse sidebar 1 – Replacing interfaces with Base Classes that inherit from UserControl

Live Example: http://www.adefwebserver.com/Richard/ooNacontrols/ooNaControls.TestTestPage.html  ooNaverse sidebars are separate projects that focus on narrow issues within the ooNaverse. In this case, the demo just shows that a Position property can be implemented in an abstract base class (ooNaThing) with no UI that inherits from UserControl and ...

Silverlight Message Board using the CloudDB.com “cloud” database

Click here for the live example: http://www.adefwebserver.com/silverlight/CloudDBSilverlight/Default.aspx I checked Twitter yesterday and saw a post about CloudDB.com giving away free invites...

The Seeker Version 4: Dependency Properties and Animation

Live example: http://www.adefwebserver.com/Richard/TheSeekerSiteV4/Default.html I made a lot of changes to  The Seeker, but probably the most important technically is the addition of Dependency Properties and more specifically Dependency Properties to support Animation.   The Simulation First I’ll describe the changes to what goes ...

Closed Captioning with Silverlight (using MVVM)

Live example: http://www.adefwebserver.com/silverlight/SilverlightCaptioning/SilverlightDynamicMediaMarkers/ This is another one of my “this blog post is not really about what this blog post is about”. Yes, I will deliver on what the title promises, but creating closed captaining with Silverlight is actually very easy. The thing that took ...