Design rich Internet applications (RIAs) for the Web using Silverlight 2, Microsoft's hot runtime application. Available only as an ebook, this concise, easy-to-understand introduction provides complete step-by-step instructions for using everything Silverlight 2 has to offer, including tools for animation, vector graphics, video playback, . NET support for web services and networking, as well as LINQ, Microsoft's native data querying tool.
Essential Silverlight 2 helps you take advantage of Microsoft's cross-browser plug-in with:
- Clever ways to create interactive UIs that are more robust and easier to debug and test than what you can achieve on other platforms
- Expert guidance from an author who understands RIA technologies, including ASP.
Ready to deliver a more complete Web experience? Essential Silverlight 2 offers a world of possibilities.