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GeneralSilverlight Status Pin
John Simmons / outlaw programmer29-Apr-14 4:14
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What is the current status of Silverlight in the Microsoft technology stack?

The last time I used Silverlight was 2010 or so, and I'm aware that v5 was the last major release made. I'm interviewing for a new job and I want to be able to speak with authority regarding the viability of using it. Beyond the fact that MS isn't updating it anymore, is there any reason not to recommend it? The only other alternative is MVC, but I'm much more comfortable with Silverlight.
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