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Introducing Microsoft® Silverlight™ 3, 3rd Edition by Laurence Moroney

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Chapter 10. Media in Silverlight: Video

Previous chapters introduced you to general controls for building rich interactive Internet applications. In this chapter, you look at video and the options available to you to build video-based applications in Microsoft Silverlight.

First, you learn in some detail about the MediaElement control, which provides an API that gives you control over audio and video in your application so that you can build great media applications. You then look into the architecture and implementation of a Silverlight-based client for media that is protected by Digital Rights Management (DRM), including building a sample that will run against content that is hosted and protected on the Internet.

The MediaElement Control

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