In PDC09 Silverlight was installed in 45% of the machines, currently is on 60%
- Open Sourcing the Olympics Player
- Now project Pivot is integrated in Silverlight 4 with a Pivot Control that will be shipped on the Toolkit
- Great Tooling
- Full Silverlight Support
- Blend 4
- Free upgrade from Blend 3 is you already have the version 3
- Silverlight 4 RC is now available and RTW will be out next month
- Windows Phone 7
- Fully hardware accelerated
- Same programming model from the Silverlight. It’s exactly the same Silverlight from other platforms, not a light version.
- Deep Zoom support
- More Features:
- Location and Map Control
- 90% of the same code for Windows and Mac
- Microphone & Camera
- Push Notifications Support
- Real-Time Applications notifications
- Accelerometer support
- Fun & Games
- Visual Studio 2010
- Real emulator. This is a virtual machine with Windows Phone 7 installed.
- If you’re in a Windows 7 machine with Multi-touch you can use it on the emulator.
- Expression Blend 4
- John Harris presenting the Blend experience for Designing Windows Phone 7 Applications
- Emulator is also available on Blend
- Tools will be available for free for Windows Phone Development
- Partner: Vertigo
- Netflix project
- Netflix application with all the information’s that we normally have in the site
- Possible to integrate your own applications with the existing User Experience
- XNA support
- eBay last week open the Open eBay where you can develop Silverlight applications and monetize.
Joe Belfiore (Corporate VP Windows Phone – Microsoft)
- Windows Phone
- Silverlight Application developed for Windows Phone 7 – ArchType
- Monetization cal be done with all the Silverlight capabilities or with the new Windows Phone Markerplace
- 3rd party applications can be developed and installed on Windows Phone 7. Interesting demos about the diary as well as some other photo apps developed from 3rd party
- VS 2010 for Windows Phone
- Expression Blend 4 for Windows Phone
When can we get started.
Windows Phone Developer Tools are now available to download for free.