Teach yourself how to build rich Internet applications with Silverlight 4-one step at a time. With this practical, learn-by-doing tutorial, you'll learn how to create interactive user interfaces for the Web and the newest version of Windows Phone by mastering the essential tools and techniques for Silverlight.
Install the tools you need and build your first Silverlight application
Get up to speed on Silverlight 4 features, including out-of-browser support, webcam, and microphone
Develop Web applications with Silverlight that work across browsers and devices
Engage users with animation, video, layout, vector graphics, and 3D effects
Learn how to build and deploy simple applications for Windows Phone 7
Create Windows Phone features such as Input Scope, Orientation, and the Application Bar
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Laurence Moroney is a Senior Technology Evangelist at Microsoft,focusing on Silverlight and the user experience. He has more than adecade of experience in software development and implementation, and has written dozens of books and articles on Windows Presentation Foundation, Web development, security, and interoperability.