Matthias Shapiro

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Category Archives: Silverlight

INotifyPropertyChanged Snippets (And Why You Should Use These Instead of DependencyProperties)

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First things first, here are my INotifyPropertyChanged snippets. INotifyPropertyChanged snippet

Source Code For Presidential Candidate Tracker Visualization

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Due to repeated requests for the source code (and the fact that I apparently can't brag about it on Silverlight.Net without

Using Silverlight to Display JSON Data (Collected From The New York Times API)

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In this post, you’ll either need to walk through this tutorial on how to call and prepare JSON data gathered from the New

Adventures with JSON and Silverlight (and the New York Times)

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Summary: In this post, I walk through the basics of using Silverlight to query the New York Times Article API and display

InfoViz Project For Tim Heuer – Presidential Candidate Tracker

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UPDATE: I've made the source code available for download here. Yeah, yeah... I know it's long past the time when anyone

6 Tips For Designers For Translating Your Comps Into XAML

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I'd been holding out on this post in the interest of getting it just right. I think with more time I would add more stuff,

My MIX 10K Submission Is Up!

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I finally got my MIX 10K Challenge submission up! For those of you who don't know, the MIX 10K Challenge is a  contest

Mask Animations (Clipping Path Animations) In Silverlight Without a Line of Code

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Last night I submitted my MIX 10K Challenge piece, so I’m just killing time while I wait for it to get accepted. Please

Final-ish Silverlight Color Picker Utility

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Seeing as how I've already spent far too much time on this little project, barring major problems with this control (please

How To Write a Custom Event in Silverlight

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Ha, fooled you! This is actutally how to write a custom event (with event handlers and everything!) in C#, but it turns out