Script Junkie – a resource on scripting, HTML and CSS

The tagline for this Microsoft resource says a lot, Script Junkie: “Essential cross-browser code, information and discussion”. With the beta launch of Internet Explorer 9 yesterday this site is even more a great resource for web scripting and HTML. The site contains articles organized into the following sections: HTML Script CSS Gallery (with mainly jQuery…


Internet Explorer 9 Beta is here: download and experiment

Internet Explorer 9 Beta is here, and it’s here for you to try out. Yesterday we had the official beta launch event in San Francisco, with our own local event in Belgium. Download now! With a bunch of new features, the team has focused on three main areas: Performance, with a new JavaScript engine (Chakra)…


A new lightweight web tool and stack: WebMatrix

Today Scott Guthrie’s blog post announced the availability of the first beta for WebMatrix. WebMatrix includes a complete Web development stack that integrates a Web server (IIS Developer Express), database (Microsoft SQL Server Compact 4.0), programming model (ASP.NET Web pages with Razor syntax), and a tool (WebMatrix Beta). If you are looking for an easy…


MS Web Platform Installer & Gallery – extensibility for your own non-public apps and products

The Microsoft Web Platform Installer (Web PI) is a great tool to automate the installation of web developer tools, framework, web server and database. In case you haven’t see this you I encourage you to take a look at http://www.microsoft.com/web. This is also something we showed during the REMIX 2009 keynote so you may want…