One Week of Building Windows 8

Exactly 7 days ago President of the Windows division, Steven Sinofsky, started the Building Windows 8 blog. Since it’s announcement in June, Microsoft has remained very quiet about Windows 8, so excitement on Twitter, Facebook and news sites has grown after the developer blog went live because it was the start of the official dialogue…

WPF/Silverlight: Zoom image using databinding

Databinding is a major and powerful aspect of WPF/Silverlight. I use it often together with datatemplates to represent data on a form but in this post I’ll show you how to use it when binding to the property of another control. Binding to a property can be very cool as you don’t need to do…