This is BIG! This was about to happen sooner or later – Microsoft puts his Silverlight plug-in into the updates section as ‘optional’ update. Mary Jo Foley writes more about that here. Here is a part of her post: But this week — specifically on January 22 — Microsoft will make its Adobe-Flash-alternative Silverlight available
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The Volta technology preview is a developer toolset that enables you to build multi-tier web applications by applying familiar techniques and patterns. First, design and build your application as a .NET client application, then assign the portions of the application to run on the server and the client tiers late in the development process. The
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Today Microsoft shipped Visual Studio 2008 and .NET 3.5. You can download the final release using one of the links below: * If you are a MSDN subscriber, you can download your copy from the MSDN subscription site (note: some of the builds are just finishing being uploaded now – so check back later during
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Microsoft isn’t revealing yet what they plan to deliver with new Internet Expolorer – IE8, but at last MIX conference Chris Wilson, platform architect of Internet Explorer, did share some general directions the team is taking with its next release. However, Wilson did tell attendees that Microsoft is planning to require Web site authors to
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Scot is as always providing quality posts on the actual topics: Last Monday I delivered one of the keynotes at the MIX conference in Las Vegas, and discussed a new project that I’ve been spending most of my time working on over the last year: Silverlight. Silverlight is a cross platform, cross browser .NET plug-in
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Rick Strahl is talking about his Silverlight adventures in his last post. Check it out here its really something! He is giving us his thoughts on Microsoft’s new technology! “Well, here we are again – let the hype begin!!! Yup, we have a new toy to get excited about and this time it’s Silverlight or
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Microsoft is looking for members of the technology and business community who would be willing to provide Microsoft with their valuable insight on Microsoft web sites, products and service. If you join and participate in an online discussion group, you will be paid a minimum of $50 and panelist who participate in an online survey
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