May 5, 2008

Microsoft Silverlight: To the new generation

Looking for the new edge in HD videos and quality audio? Experience the new generation of interactive media on the web, the new Microsoft Silverlight. Microsoft is leading the new world into the High Definition dimension which everyone can experience.
Microsoft Silverlight is a cross-browser, cross-platform, and cross-device plug-in for delivering the next generation of .NET based media experiences and rich interactive applications for the Web. By using Silverlight's support for .NET, High Definition video, cost-effective advanced streaming, unparalleled high-resolution interactivity with Deep Zoom technology, and controls, businesses can reach out to new markets across the Web, desktop, and devices. This means more market for E-commerce websites.
This plug-in from the microsoft is free for all and supports leading web browsers like firefox, opera and many other. Microsoft designed Silverlight with the ability to deliver high-fidelity experiences on the broadest set of system configurations. Some features, such as HD video, may benefit from newer personal computers. Final system requirements will be available at release. So this means that new PC handlers can use this plug-in fully.

Here are some of the features of Microsoft Silverlight:
- Custom branded experiences using 2D vector graphics, animation, styling, and skinning
Highly sophisticated RIA’s across major browsers on Mac, Windows, Linux, and devices
HD video and adaptive streaming techniques for world-class media experiences
Unparalleled interactivity with high resolution content through Deep Zoom technology enabling smooth browsing independent of screen size

Watch out for Silverlight 2 beta 1...

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