Silverlight TV 59: What Goes Into Baking Silverlight? Ever wonder what goes into making Silverlight? This week on Silverlight TV, we go behind the scenes with some folks who are responsible for testing and getting the Silverlight bits out to the public. Andy Rivas, Program Manager on Silverlight, shares what he does and how the bits get "baked" and into your hands. He also discusses the various ways you can provide feedback (bugs, requests, questions, etc). Other topics Andy discusses include:
Ever wonder what goes into making Silverlight? This week on Silverlight TV, we go behind the scenes with some folks who are responsible for testing and getting the Silverlight bits out to the public. Andy Rivas, Program Manager on Silverlight, shares what he does and how the bits get "baked" and into your hands. He also discusses the various ways you can provide feedback (bugs, requests, questions, etc). Other topics Andy discusses include:
Survive The Ride Child Seat Safety
Four steps to installing a child safety seat. The rules to follow and the law. It gives instruction for an older vehicle and baby seat installation and gives examples of what the seat fit should be.
Top 5 Computer Self Help Sites Sometimes things just go wrong with your computer and you might face a lengthy or expensive wait to get a supposed 'expert' to find the source of the problem. Fortunately there are a few sites on the web that will help you out of your problems whether it be a
Sometimes things just go wrong with your computer and you might face a lengthy or expensive wait to get a supposed 'expert' to find the source of the problem. Fortunately there are a few sites on the web that will help you out of your problems whether it be a
Mergers in the Air? Microsoft/Yahoo and Delta/Northwest
The ongoing takeover battle between Microsoft and Yahoo has taken several surprising turns over the past few weeks. After rejecting Microsoft's unsolicited $44.6 billion offer in late February, Yahoo has announced a two-week ad testing program with its main search rival, Google, and has reportedly entertained a possible merger with Time Warner's AOL. Meanwhile, Microsoft was rumored to be considering News Corp. as a possible ally in acquiring Yahoo. While spectators wait for the next twist in th
University of the Arts London
University of the Arts London
Civic Media and the Law
While these panelists diverge on the precise metaphor -- ‘picking through a minefield,’ ‘hacking through the underbrush,’ ‘navigating uncharted waters’ -- they all agree that the web poses novel dilemmas and hazards for truth-seeking and speaking citizens.
First the good news: “There was a conscious decision by Con
Schoolhouse Rock: Let Freedom Ring
The creator of this video put together all the Schoolhouse Rock videos they could find about the American Revolution and the U.S. Constitution and put them all together into one fun and educational video on the American Revolution. Video includes segments from the following School House Rock: The Preamble, No More Kings, Fireworks, Shot Heard 'Round the World. Run time 07:26.
NYIT Vocational Independence Program (VIP); Part 1 of 2
LI News Tonight Host Dana Arschin talks to Dr. Ernst Vanbergeijk and Terri White about NYIT's Vocational Independence Program (VIP). New York Institute of Technology (NYIT). Part 1 of 2
21A.218J Identity and Difference (MIT)
This course explores how identities, whether of individuals or groups, are produced, maintained, and transformed. Students will be introduced to various theoretical perspectives that deal with identity formation, including constructions of "the normal." We will explore the utility of these perspectives for understanding identity components such as gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, religion, language, social class, and bodily difference. By semester's end students will unders
Kids' Factory Music-"Who Stole the Alphabet?"
This video by Kids Factory is a really cute way to review the alphabet. The main character is an octopus who tries to find out who stole the alphabet. Beautiful illustrations are shown as the song is sung (3:15).
U.S aircraft carrier in S. Korea
The U.S.S. Carl Vinson calls in at Busan port while small protests greet a vist to South Korea by Japan's defence minister.
Civilians hit by Ivory Coast unrest
Thousands are displaced and markets are grinding to a halt as the political violence continues.
Praying for Haiti a year after quake
As the first anniversary of the devastating quake approaches, victims look for ways to find healing.
Transportation Revolution: A Slideshow
This is a brief slideshow on the transportation revolution. Although it has some good points, it is perhaps best as an example of what students can do as part of their classwork.
Lesson 71 – Coffee Break Spanish
Welcome back to our Coffee Break Spanish listeners who have been patiently waiting for the continuation of the series. In lessons 71-80 you’ll be following a mini soap-opera featuring English student Andrew who is learning Spanish in Spain, and his new friend María-José, who’ll be getting to know him and helping him with h
Economy bouncing back-Fed survey
Summary of business headlines: Economic optimism spreading-Fed report; Geithner urges China to move faster on yuan; Oil gains as blizzard blows; Wall Street ends higher.
18.01SC Single Variable Calculus (MIT)
Includes audio/video content: AV lectures. This calculus course covers differentiation and integration of functions of one variable, and concludes with a brief discussion of infinite series. Calculus is fundamental to many scientific disciplines including physics, engineering, and economics.
When Would a Bar Graph Best Be Used?
When Would a Bar Graph Best Be Used?. Part of the series: Math Lessons and Study Tips. A bar graph is best used when someone wants to compare two pieces of data. Use a bar graph to make data more accessible to people with help from an author and tutor.
From Farm to Fridge Part 1
Follow a family of dairy farmers in Florida throughout their work day. Younger students might really enjoy seeing the baby cow being fed by a large bottle. (5:12)
Flooding worsens in Brazil
Aabout 60 miles north of Rio de Janeiro - torrents of mud and water set off by heavy rains left a trail of destruction - toppling houses, buckling roads and burying entire families. Jon Decker reports.