This is an application for consuming MSDN Magazine articles and annotations. At present, we only provide access to MSDN Magazine for free. However, we are looking into providing a limited premium service as well.
Features of this application include:
– Offline caching of articles and annotations
– Content annotation
– Sharing of content
– Previewing of content
– Articles viewing and navigation
Note: The NY Times Reader application is being used as the basis of this application. However, the features set will be expanded as appropriate.
If you are interested in this application, please send email to canreno at microsoft dot com.
MSDN Magazine News
1/16/2009 8:00 PM
MSDN Magazine Presents the Ribbon UI Widget Library – MSDN Magazine – Tuesday, January 16, 2009
The Ribbon UI Widget Library enables you to create an interesting and usable experience for your end users. Some of the widgets include:
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9/27/2008 3:00 PM
Q/A: Building Rich Client Applications with Visual Studio 2008 – MSDN Magazine – Tuesday, September 27, 2008
Q: I’m interested in using the new Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) technology in my next.NET application. Can you help me decide between developing applications using WPF, Silverlight, or Windows Forms? What features does each of these technologies have to offer?
A: Your question is a little vague. So, let’s get started with defining some terms. In the Windows Presentation Foundation and Windows Communication Foundation, the term Rich Client refers to applications that present a high-fidelity user interface experience that is used for many of the common tasks that most users perform. This includes things like bookmarks, embedded photos and videos, notes, and so on.
Before deciding to use a particular technology, you need to understand the trade-offs that will be involved. Here are some of the major differences between the three technologies:
Silverlight Silverlight is the most complete of the three technologies. It includes a complete set of widgets, controls, graphics, and animations. It also is fully integrated with the.NET Framework and can be eea19f52d2
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Virtual Tour Pro v5.0.04.4041 + Portable (full)
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