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In This Issue: Sumit Dutta, Igor Ralic, Dan Wahlin, David Catuhe, Steven Hollidge , Walt Ritscher, Laurent Bugnion, Michael Crump, Jesse Liberty, Kunal Chowdhury, Jacob Gable, Andrew Duthie, Chris Jones, and Colin Eberhardt.

Above The Fold:
Silverlight: "Using a Style to Simulate TextTrimming on TextBox"
Walt Ritscher
Metro/XAML: "Getting the most out of your pixels - adapting to view state changes"
Chris Jones
DataBinding: "Everything you wanted to know about databinding in WPF, Silverlight and WP7 (Part Two)"
Colin Eberhardt


Michael Palermo's latest Desert Mountain Developers is up

Michael Washington's latest Visual Studio #LightSwitch Daily is up

Don't forget to check out Koen Zwikstra's latest gem: XAML Spy... I've been playing with it, and I like it a lot!

Templarian now has 603 icons in the Project: Windows Phone Icons

You should set May 17th as a calendar setting to get Charles Petzold's latest eBook on Metro apps according to his 2-4-6-8-10 post

From WindowsDevNews:

Rotate 3D model in XNA using Motion API
Igor Ralic's latest WP7 post is about using Motion API to display and rotate a 3D model
Part 82 - Windows Phone - JumpList using LongListSelector
In Sumit Dutta's 82nd WP7 post, he is building a JumpList using the LongListSelector from the WP Toolkit
jQuery Documentation Resources to Speed Up Your Development
Dan Wahlin has a wealth of jQuery information posted... not only documentation links, but outstanding plugin links to make your jQuery life easier
How to cook a complete Windows 8 application with HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript in a week ?? Day 0
David Catuhe is reabuilding a WPF 4 app in Windows 8, VS11 from scratch in the series this post starts and gets quite far in this first tutorial
Silverlight Glimpse
Steven Hollidge has expanded Karl Shifflett's SL3 Glimpse to a valuable tool for tracking down binding, validation, and unhandled exception errors in your app
Using a Style to Simulate TextTrimming on TextBox
Walt Ritscher has a tip up about using a control template with a TextBox to get text trimming to work on it
Declaring an ICommand in Windows 8 Consumer Preview
Laurent Bugnion has found a nasty problem with ICommands in the Windows 8 CP, and details the snippet changes he is making in MVVMLight
Getting Rid of the ??Plug-in Not Responding?? Message when Debugging Silverlight Applications in Chrome
If you are using Chrome for your SL5 debugging and keep getting prompted that your plugin is not responding, Michael Crump shares a couple ways to get it to cease and desist.
Win 8 Page Navigation
Jesse Liberty starts down his Windows 8 development path with this post on navigating between pages
How to Retrieve Phone Number from Contacts in WP7 using the PhoneNumberChooserTask
Kunal Chowdhury shows how to programmatically retrieve a phone number from the user's contact list
The Bare Minimum You Need To Know About Javascript
Jacob Gable is starting a beginners JavaScript series... considering where all I am seeing it used, if you need a jump-start, jump on this.
Exploring HTML5 Canvas: Part 5 - Basic Animation
Andrew Duthie has part 5 of his HTML5 canvas series up and is talking about some basic animation this time
Getting the most out of your pixels - adapting to view state changes
Chris Jones shows how to grab screen events and changes in your code to make best use of your user's real estate
Everything you wanted to know about databinding in WPF, Silverlight and WP7 (Part Two)
In this part 2 of his series on DataBinding, Colin Eberhardt talks about databinding on the 3 platforms in XAML, and what the heck is that path stuff all about, anyway... :)

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