Silverlight 5 has another new feature called Ancestor Relative source binding. It was already available in WPF and has been newly introduced in Silverlight 5 beta. Using this, you can now bind to the relative ancestor elements very easily.
Let’s discuss it with a small example where we will create a Control Template . . . → Read More: Silverlight 5 Hosting :: Ancestor Relative Source Binding Silverlight 5
Silverlight 5 3D support
Yep, you read it right. Finally, Silverlight 5 will include hardware accelerated 3D support and introduces an immediate-mode API.
Luigi and Guido Rosso from Archetype, demonstrated a demo application they wrote in less than a week which displayed a full 3D model of Scott Guthrie’s body, skeleton and musculature. They were able to control . . . → Read More: Silverlight 5 Hosting :: Great New Features in Silverlight 5