Silverlight HTML-JS-DOM Bridge : Real world use cases?
I've seen a lot of stuff online that shows proof of concept tutorials of how Silverlight can be used to enhance web pages by handing tasks off to it to make use of threading, manipulate the DOM, achieve Comet-like functionality etc.
It all seems very interesting, however, has any one got any real world use cases to share as I can't seem to find many.
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A ConcurrentBag will allow multiple threads to add and remove items from the bag. It is possible that a thread will add an item to the bag and then end up taking that same item right back out. It says
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I deal mostly with XBAP, Q1.XBAP normally uses the PresentationHost.exe to get the work done,What does SilverLight use? Q2.Are there considerable differences in moving from XBAP to SilverLight ? (Expe
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