Scott Hanselman

Hanselminutes Podcast 155 - A C64 Emulator with Silverlight 3 by Pete Brown

March 27, '09 Comments [4] Posted in Podcast | Programming | Silverlight | WPF
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c64screen[1] My one-hundred-and-fifty-fifth podcast is up. Scott digs deep with Pete Brown about the Commodore 64 Emulator he is writing in Silverlight 3. Is Silverlight fast enough? What about offline support? What Silverlight 3 features made the job easier? All this and next steps in this week's show. See video of the emulator in action!

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Friday, March 27, 2009 3:51:05 AM UTC
Thanks Scott, I had a blast recording this with you :)

Pete
Friday, March 27, 2009 3:51:40 PM UTC
This was a neat project and well worth the time to show it off for others to enjoy. Congrats!
Monday, March 30, 2009 6:34:24 AM UTC
Very nice show, and you managed to go remarkably deep, despite the limitations of audio-only. Of course, this project really should have an 1,5 hour video tour of the code! When will the bi-weekly Hanselhour video show be launched?
Einar W. Høst
Tuesday, April 21, 2009 5:48:08 AM UTC
It's great to see the mix of old and new technologies. Oh, and for future reference: 1 Hz = once per second, 1kHz (small k) = 1,000 times per second, 1MHz (big M) = 1,000,000 times per second. :)
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