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http://silverlight.net/getstarted/silverlight3/default.aspxBeta, but I'll port my family site that uses Silverlight for video over to this ASAP.Hey, anyone know how to convert 3GPP to H.264 without using a mess of tools? Should I just buy Quicktime Pro?

My great-grandfather didn’t trust banks.  I believe he lived through at least three bank panics in the late 1800s, early 1900s (1907?), and again in the ‘30s of course.  So when he built a house in Florida, he built a secret room to keep cash in (this room subsequently got...

It may seem like Google Chrome’s process separation is a good thing, but actually it really hurts the user experience quite a bit. For the uninclined, here’s a comic book that explains what Chrome is doing under the hood (click for high rez): The problem with this, which is the...

This has been predicted for years – in fact, predicted before the EU even formed by Milton Friedman.  But it’s becoming clearer than ever that the EU will not survive the current crisis. WSJ: “EU Rejects a Rescue of Faltering East Europe”

With the upcoming federal and state tax hikes, I’ve done a little math and have concluded that Noe Valley home prices—or any area of the Bay where homes are still priced in the “around a million” range—should drop faster than the rest of the area over the next 24* months. ...