*** I apologize for the "..."; this is a stream of conscious post about my experiences. Some of it is cohesive, some not. *** I attended Microsoft's MIX 2010 conference in Las Vegas the week after 360Flex. I had previously attended I think the 2007 or 2008 one. I had actually recorded a lot of video from the first one and trashed all of it. The 200x one was an EXTREMELY...Read more
If you are in a hurry, here are some links with excerpts about the section. Contents
- Introduction - What and Why MIX?
- Conference Grounds - Where was MIX and how did it go down
- DoubleClick - Syndication ready Silverlight
- Have we seen this before? - "Dude, Flash did that years ago."
- Silverlight Adaptive Streaming - Curious about how the buffering works.
- Silverlight on Mobile - Same problems as Flash Lite has.
Last December, I was invited to Microsoft to get a preview of what Microsoft was working on and would showcase more so at MIX 2008. They are definitely doing cool work, and I'm sure will have a lot of great things to showcase. Now that I'm W2, I have to give my CTO a list of conferences I'd like to speak at this year. I negotiated 1...Read more