Office Business Applications - OBA Central

Up until now, if you were developing an Office Business Application (OBA) there weren’t a lot of resources available. OBA Central means to change that. It is a community site that brings together Microsoft, Microsoft OBA ISVs, services partners and customers, making it easy to connect. There are already a... [Read More]

Club Internet: le duel

Reading Joe Healy’s blog, I came across a post about a really impressive bit of advertising done by MSN France. It’s in French and is a Flash app (not Silverlight, which is disappointing), but it is still very impressive. [Read More]

C# 3.0 Language Specification

The C# Unified Language Specification is now available for review. If you are wondering why it is called the “Unified” language specification, it pulls together information from the C# 1.1, 2.0 and 3.0 specifications into a single unified document. [Read More]

ASP.NET Futures and Silverlight

To go along with the release of Visual Studio 2008, Microsoft has also released the Release Candidate (RC) 1 of Silverlight 1.0 and a refresh for Silverlight 1.1. You can get more information about the releases on Tim Sneath’s blog. If you install both... [Read More]

Visual Studio 2008 Beta 2 - Now Available

Visual Studio 2008 Beta 2 has been officially released as both disc images and Virtual PC (VPC) images.  After the installation has finished, you should run this script to ensure that the installation of .NET Framework 3.5 Beta 2 will not affect the development of ASP.NET AJAX 1.0 applications. To... [Read More]