VS 2010 Adds Support for HTML5 and CSS3

  Check out the Visual Studio Web Standards Update which brings a ton of HTML5 & CSS3 support to Visual Studio 2010 SP1.   VS Web Standards Update is a free extension available for anyone who is using Visual Studio 2010 SP1 and it provides HTML5 & CSS3 support based on current W3C specifications. The Links…


Windows Phone 7 Development for Absolute Beginners

Clint Rutkas is one cool dude, and he proves it again right here. He and some friends have created a great video series so that almost anyone can get into the WP7 programming development game.


Announcement: Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch, a new product for non-programmers

Announced today at VS Live. From the LightSwitch site: Want to create custom business applications—without breaking a sweat? Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch is your answer. Get to know the newest member of the Visual Studio family… The targeted architectures are: Desktop Client, 2-tier deployment Desktop client, 3-tier deployment on IIS Browser Client, 3-tier deployment on…


Silverlight for Symbian Devices

You might think that this is a type-o, but it is not.  Microsoft has released a beta version of Silverlight, available for Nokia S60 5th Edition devices such as Nokia 5800 XpressMusic, Nokia N97 and Nokia N97 Mini. Be sure to check out the Silverlight for Symbian Beta page for more details.


VS Team Executive Speaking in Memphis, Register Now

Cameron Skinner and Visual Studio 2010 (Friday, April 30, 2010 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM) Event Details Have you ever had to work with a legacy codebase? Designing new functionality on existing applications can be daunting. There are always differences between the original design and the current implementation. The new Architecture tools within Visual Studio…


Silverlight 4 Hits the Web Today

Been a busy week of announcements and releases at Microsoft this week – like Visual Studio 2010 and .NET 4 Released. Here’s another biggie: Silverlight 4 offers powerful, innovative media and business application capabilities that enable developers to deliver compelling application experiences to many screens on or off the Web, and continues to show meteoric…


Announcements: VS 2010 and .NET 4 Availability Today, and Silverlight 4 Later This Week

REDMOND, Wash. — April 11, 2010 — Kicking off a global launch consisting of more than 150 developer-focused events, Microsoft Corp. announced the general availability of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4. The company also announced that Silverlight 4 will release to Web (RTW) later in the week. Together, these technologies simplify the entire…


Free Training: Next Generation Testing with Visual Studio 2010

Join us for a sneak peek at some of the new capabilities in Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2010, a landmark release of the premier development and testing toolset for Windows®, Web and Cloud development.  Microsoft has made significant investments to improve the Testing/QA tools in Visual Studio 2010.  The Next Generation Testing Event is your exclusive…


Announcing Visual Studio RC

Microsoft is highly committed to delivering a quality product in time for the Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 launch. We received a lot of positive customer feedback on the new capabilities of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4. At the same time, we also received feedback around performance issues.  Since then, our…


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