Silverlight for Linux (08 jan 14)
Microsoft's "Silverlight" movie software is pretty good. However, it didn't work on Linux, until now. Some Germans have come up with a solution. The instructions are a bit obtuse, but it works:
As you go through the various commands, some of them complain, but if you carry on, it eventually works. (For me, on Ubuntu 12 64-bit on an AMD box).