Using Kinect for NUI Part 1

| Tags: Evan Lang

IdentityMine has been experimenting with the best approaches to produce a good User Experience (UX) on Kinect – specifically ways that users might interact with a software application GUI, as opposed to playing games. The software development industry is enthusiastically grappling with this issue.  Last week about 2500 software developers got a boost from Microsoft… Read more »

Greetings from #MIX11, Wednesday Edition

| Tags: Mobile, Silverlight, Windows Phone 7

#ms_mix11_s Wow – the keynote session today was a complete shift compared to the day one kickoff.  The sense in the crowd was that the HTML5 content from day one felt like a sales pitch, whereas the Silverlight and Windows Phone content from day two was a revelation.  Silverlight received some much needed attention, and… Read more »

Deep Dive MVVM at #MIX11

| Tags: Laurent Bugnion, Tips

IdentityMine Integrator and Microsoft MVP, Laurent Bugnion (@lbugnion) presented Deep Dive MVVM at MIX11 yesterday to a packed house.  The session was a follow up to Laurent’s MVVM presentation at MIX10 and was intended to answer some of the more common questions that Laurent received over the past year. Laurent’s posted code samples from his… Read more »

Greetings from Tuesday Night at #MIX11

| Tags: Uncategorized

#ms_mix_v Greetings from day one at MIX11! Of course, it’s technically day two, but in Vegas, Midnight is still yesterday. Today’s running theme was solidly around the idea of native experiences, regardless of the development platform.  There is a lot of discussion around the impact that multiple browsers will have on the native experience. There… Read more »

Greetings from Monday Night at #MIX11! #MS_MIX

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Greetings from our first night in Vegas for #MIX11!  We are celebrating our ten year anniversary at MIX this year, so we kicked the conference off with a party with a few of our friends at the House of Blues Foundation Room.  It was a beautiful night and the perfect launch to MIX11 for the… Read more »