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What is Microsoft Silverlight? Here’s everything you need to know – Digital Trends

What is Microsoft Silverlight? Here’s everything you need to know  Digital Trends

Microsoft’s Silverlight software is an example of ambitious browser-focused development — and a warning sign of just what can go wrong. If you encounter Silverlight these days, you may be wondering just what it is or if you need it for a particular project. To help out, we’re going over what Silverlight is, what it does, and the history that led to its current state. Silverlight may no longer be an option for your or your web development, but it’s important to know why. What is Silverlight, exactly? Silverlight is an application framework created by Microsoft and designed for running rich …