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5: Implementing the MVVM Pattern Using the Prism Library 5.0 for WPF

The Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM) pattern helps you to cleanly separate the business and presentation logic of your application from its user interface …

Flash vs. Silverlight: What Suits Your Needs Best?

Animation<p>Flash uses the <b>frame-based animation model</b>. In frame-by-frame animation, we create an object for each frame to produce an animation sequence. …

Overview of the MVVM Design Pattern

The Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM) design pattern gets a lot of attention (as well it should). The pattern itself is fairly straight-forward. Where many …

Using the MVVM Design Pattern with the Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 XAML Designer

MVVM in 5 Minutes

Learn MVVM fundamentals by building this simple Twitter app.<p>Want to see Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM) without all the "helpers"? Perhaps you thought I …

low-cost prefab cement wood-board housing by abaton

<b>abaton architecture: low-cost prefab home from cement wood board</b><br>image © abaton<p>priced from 32,000 euros, the <b>low cost pre-fabricated housing solution</b> …

AirPi: DIY Airplay Speakers

We have speakers in all the ground floor rooms of our house, all driven from the same amp. It’s neat but controlling the input requires going back to …

The Code-Savvy Web Design Tool

"The superhot web design tool of the future."<p>Responsive<p>Set breakpoints and optimize your site for all devices.<p>Typography<p>Pull in web fonts or use …

rubbee turns regular bicycles into electric-powered ones

jul 23, 2013<p><b>‘rubbee’ turns regular bicycles into electric-powered ones</b><p>you can switch between a regular bicycle and an electric on in just a few …

Lapka for iPhone: five sensors to measure the world, inspired by NASA and Yves Saint Laurent

Lapka’s tagline may be the “Personal Environment Monitor,” but its name is rooted in the Russian word for <i>paw</i>. “We want to be the rabbit’s foot that you bring with you all day to make sure everything will be fine,” Creative Director and co-founder Vadik Marmeladov says. “It’s like a talisman, which …

Post Design Collection from Atelier Biagetti

Written 5 years ago <i>by</i> Amanda Jakubik<p>The sleek and sexy Post Design Collection from <b>Atelier Biagetti</b> is going straight to the top of my list of must …

Making it Real – Call for 3D Objects

Achievement unlocked: what UI designers could learn from videogames

Using a new TV, smartphone, or computer for the first time can be a disorienting experience for a lot of people — the modern gadget has so many functions, buttons, and options to memorize and master, novice users don't know where to begin. In an article for <i>Fast Company</i>, designer Philip Battin draws …