Microsoft yesterday announced Silverlight 5. With beta availability scheduled for the first half of 2011, the next release of Silverlight sports more than 40 new features, including support for running Silverlight applications with desktop features in the browser and dramatic video quality and performance improvements.
Key media and UI improvements include:
Silverlight 5 was announced during a day-long Firestarter event. You can view the Silverlight Firestarter webcast on demand.
For more detail on the upcoming release, see Scott Guthrie’s blog.
More to come,
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