Today, Microsoft.com put a Silverlight enabled video of XBox 360 Elite on the site front page.
This must be one of the earliest technology adoptions for Microsoft.com. They host a 1.0 beta version of the Silverlight app and it got me thinking why would a high traffic site want to do this.
Answer this: What's the quickest way to install the Silverlight runtime to a broad user base without using a ship vehicle?
Admittedly, installing the runtime is quick, painless and benign for your machine. As it should be.
Try it out. Then visit some sample galleries.