Mads Torgersen, a C# PM and member of the C# design team, has worked with other members of the C# team to create a document that outlines the new features in C# 4.0. Along with Anders’ PDC talk, this is probably the best way to get an overview of what the C# team has planned for the next release of the language. I also want to make sure you know about the C# 4.0 samples. These short projects are designed to demonstrate how to use the new language features in C# 4.0. Finally, I provide a link to the Visual Studio 2010 CTP forums based feedback area, where you can comment on the new features Microsoft has planned for the C# language and the VS IDE. These forums provide a place where you can provide the PM’s who are driving the new features in VS 2010 with your valued feedback.
Here are the links to the:
Here are direct links to
- Mads’ New Features in C# 4.0 Paper
- Dynamic Samples
- Covariance and Contravariance Sample
- IDynamicObject Sample
- The CTP Feedback Forums
Except for the CTP Feedback Forums, all the items listed above are found on the Code Gallery based C# Future site. That site provides a single nexus of information where you can learn about our plans for the next version of the C# language.