Silverlight / WPF

TH12 Multi-touch Madness!


11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Level: Intermediate

Brian Peek

Senior Technical Evangelist


Multi-touch technology is popping up everywhere, most recently in Windows 7 and various .NET technologies.  Windows 7 has been designed from the ground-up with multi-touch in mind, and the newest versions of WPF and Silverlight are multi-touch capable as well.  In this session I will take you through the 4 biggest areas of Microsoft multi-touch technology: Windows 7, WPF4, Silverlight, Windows Phone 7, and Surface.  You will learn how to make your applications multi-touch aware and capable using each of these platforms, and learn where multi-touch is heading in the future with regard to Microsoft development.

You will learn:

  • How to develop multi-touch applications in Silverlight 3 / 4
  • How to develop multi-touch applications in WPF 4
  • How to develop multi-touch applications in Surface (including the forthcoming Surface Toolkit for Windows Touch