My experience of using this book is disappointing. I was familiar with chapters one through four and wanted to jump into chapter 5. Read morePublished on May 23, 2011 by Joseph Koheleth
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The author probably guested that it would be a good money trap to write a book quickly and to put in the title silverlight and business application. Read more
Amazing book, so amazing, both in how great it is and at the same time how terrible it is.
I was really loving this book till I got to Chapter 7, then the wheels just... Read more
As someone who had no prior experience with Silverlight/WPF, and was looking to get familiarized with the latest and greatest, I can say this book started me off in the right... Read morePublished on July 16, 2010 by goodbar
It started off alright but seems to get worse as I go. It seems as if they leave steps out in their "Time for Action" sections. Read morePublished on July 13, 2010 by dkidd
Execution here was poor. You'll find it near impossible to determine which previous chapters project goes with the next. Read morePublished on July 12, 2010 by Joel T
I have always been a fan of technology books that target their subject matter from a real-world application perspective. Read morePublished on June 11, 2010 by Cranialsurge
The downloaded code samples will not compile with the current 4.0 Framework and RIA Services. A lot of wasted time working to convert.Published on June 3, 2010 by Paul V. Sullivan MD
Microsoft Silverlight is a programmable web browser plug-in that enables features including animation, vector graphics, and audio-video playback - features that characterize Rich... Read morePublished on June 3, 2010 by Ulrich Krause