This article discusses the Project Linker tool and other techniques to create applications that target both WPF and Silverlight from a single code base.
Erwin van der Valk
MSDN Magazine August 2009
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This article discusses how to write a library or framework that uses the Dependency Injection pattern and how the change in focus affects the usage of the pattern.
MSDN Magazine November 2009
There are many factors to consider when building your app with both managed and native code. Find out how to employ interop and how to choose the interop that's right for you.
MSDN Magazine January 2009
We introduce you to the benefits of building composite applications with the Composite Application Guidance for WPF from Microsoft patterns & practices.
MSDN Magazine September 2008
: Jeff Prosise presents great tips for Silverlight development, which while it's gaining wide adoption, still needs more documentation and best practices so developers can make the most of the dazzling new features.
MSDN Magazine Launch 2008
The Silverlight Media Framework is an extensible and scalable video framework upon which you can create your own player experiences. We'll walk you through a custom player project that displays suggested videos for further viewing after the current video ends.
MSDN Magazine May 2010
Josh Twist explains the unique challenges developers face in securing Silverlight applications. He shows where to focus your efforts, concentrating on the key aspects of authentication and authorization.
This article will share some of the best practices that the Base Class Libraries (BCL) team devised as they added the code contract libraries and started to take advantage of them in their own code.
MSDN Magazine July 2009
In this column, the author lays out some guiding principles that you should follow when working with the ASP.NET MVC framework.
With the help of Silverlight Deep Zoom and a remarkable control named MultiScaleImage, you can create scenes with many levels of zoom. Jeff Prosise illustrates with what else but the Mandlebrot set.
Danny Simmons explores some anti-patterns you should look out for when building n-tier applications with the Entity Framework.
MSDN Magazine June 2009
Memory usage can have a direct impact on how fast an application executes and thus is important to optimize. In this article we discuss the basics of memory optimization for .NET programs.
Subramanian Ramaswamy and Vance Morrison