Monday, November 9, 2009

Microsoft Launches SDK For Facebook - Giants Rock Together !

Yesterday, Microsoft has developed a software development kit for Facebook that lets developers create Facebook applications for Silverlight and Windows Presentation Foundation. In order to expand the reach of Facebook in third party applications, Silverlight and WPF are more practical and easier platforms for the developers.
You can have this SDK with a complete samples and tools for developing Facebook applications in ASP.Net, Silverlight, WPF, and WinForms. Moreover, it features the source code for the API, Components, Controls and Samples.

At present, a few libraries are available in Facebook for the developers to handle it with other technologies like, JavaScript, PHP, ActionScript and the iPhone. As you know, earlier in October 2007, Microsoft has invested $240 million in Facebook, the most of people said that this move is to compete with Google and Yahoo.