On November 16th there is a great event planned at PDC called Windows 7 developer boot camp. This is special event for Developers and will focus on
Kernel and architectural improvements
New shell integration points: taskbar, libraries, and search
Applied tips for getting the most out of today’s hardware with the sensor & location platform, multitouch, and the new graphics libraries (Direct2D, DirectX 11) that take advantage of the GPU
Whether you’re a C++, C# or Visual Basic developer, building a .NET or a Win32 application, we’ll give you actionable tips to get the most out of the Windows platform.
What’s more this event is totally free even if you are not joining the PDC!!!
For more information please see http://microsoftpdc.com/Sessions/WKSP08