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RE: Microsoft: Our strategy with Silverlight has shifted | ZDNet

“Silverlight is our development platform for Windows Phone,” he said. Silverlight also has some “sweet spots” in media and line-of-business applications, he said.

But when it comes to touting Silverlight as Microsoft’s vehicle for delivering a cross-platform runtime, “our strategy has shifted,” Muglia told me.

via Microsoft: Our strategy with Silverlight has shifted | ZDNet.

I think it is time to move away from the Microsoft platform.  I'm getting tired of having to learn a new framework every year just to keep up with their changes.

I've been using Silverlight at work and I like it but if there is not going to be any support or they totally re-target the platform for just phones, whats the point?

Time for python - html5 - JavaScript stack.


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