Meet the Man Who Decodes the Ancient Secrets of Alchemy

Even the most amazing accomplishments of modern-day science will never be able to hold a candle to the impossible powers promised by alchemy. It never delivered, but old-school alchemists weren't discouraged by failure, and now a new-school alchemist is taking a look back to figure out what the hell they were doing… » 7/01/13 10:06am 7/01/13 10:06am

Cashmere and Alchemy: The New Heart of Windows Mobile (and Maybe More),…

Mary Jo Foley has a twofer on the new Embedded Compact core of Windows Mobile: Cashmere, if released, would add FlashLite and better gesture support, while Alchemy is a new shell component that would bring "richer UI scenarios" through native access to Silverlight, meaning flicking, panning and zoomzooming. » 5/27/09 10:25am 5/27/09 10:25am