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Read Word Documents in a Web Browser

image I love this! Not because of the features, but because of the way it works.

Tim Sneath just blogged about TextGlow – an online Word docx file reader. The docx format is XML, and Silverlight 2 apps can use LINQ-to-XML to parse it and format it for display inside the browser.

Amazing!

You can read more about it on Tim’s blog.

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Start Learning Silverlight 2.0 Now

Now this is exciting. (Well, if you’re a geek.)

Silverlight 2.0 is on its way, and Scott Guthrie has posted 8 tutorials about using it.

I’m off to read them now…

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