Microsoft has released new version (3.0) of Silverlight. For starters, like we need Adobe Flash to watch animation and effect on flash powered websites. Silverlight is a similar platform for viewing interactive web content (like videos, animations, graphics) on websites created using Silverlight platform or technology.
New version of Silverlight comes with over 50 improvements including: high-definition content, better 3D graphics, touch screens compatibility and many more. Download Silverlight 3.0 plugin (4MB) to experience rich content on Silverlight powered websites. Another technology that makes web interactive and beautiful besides Adobe Flash. [Microsoft Silverlight Desktop wallpaper]