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Silverlight 4 Toolkit, Wcf Ria Services and Ria Services Toolkit have been released

Silverlight 4 Toolkit, Wcf Ria Services and Wcf Ria Services Toolkit have not been released with Visual Studio 2010 and Silverlight 4. The reason of such politic is these components depend on Silverlight framework and cannot be released together. Today, May 17th, the Silverlight team announces the final release. There are several options how to install the components onto your computer: Web Platform Installer. Use it to download and install components on a clean computer (no betas and RCs). You can download all components directly from the Microsoft web site and...

Microsoft Silverlight 4 Beta Client for Facebook

Microsoft has announced cool silverlight application. There are two piece of news. A good one - this application promotes all Silverlight 4 features like working with web cameras, notification messages, drag & drop etc.  A bad one – Microsoft has not provided source code. Moreover, the binaries are obfuscated. Sources probably will not be provided at all. Tagged: Silverlight 4 , Facebook , Microsoft This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution By license.

Visual Studio 2010 release candidate is available

Visual Studio 2010 RC is available since February 10th, 2010 for the public. Great improvements were made, especially in performance. But this changes are not available for Silverlight 4 developers because that RC does not support Silverlight 4 applications, only Silverlight 3. If you want to continue working with Silverlight 4, you should stay with Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 until new Silverlight Runtime/Tools/Toolkit etc is available. BTW, it is not possible to run VS 2010 beta 2 and VS 2010 RC side-by-side. Tagged: Visual Studio 2010 , Silverlight 4 This...