Mergers and acquisitions, Windows 7 and the Web are driving a legacy migration to .NET. Developers tell how they unlocked their old technology and made the sometimes-painful journey to the modern platform.
By many accounts, the Apple iPad has been a disappointment -- even Apple "fanboy" bloggers and tweeters have proclaimed themselves underwhelmed.
Maturing frameworks and rich Internet application platforms like Silverlight and Adobe Flash/AIR may change the way developers target client platforms.
Microsoft's new Windows Phone 7 Series raises questions for ISVs, partners, developers and enterprise customers.
The release candidate build of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 is available this week.
Apple's new tablet PC was announced amid a roar of pre-release hype. What does it mean for .NET developers?
The next versions of Visual Studio and .NET Framework will be delayed by only three weeks, according to a brief announcement by Microsoft
Interfaces can make your applications easier to test and maintain.
Microsoft continues to squash bugs in its new Internet Explorer 8 Web browser, released last week.
The !exploitable Crash Analyzer is designed to help developers classify, assess and ultimately prevent program crashes.
Updates to the Web Platform Installer and ISS 7 Web server were announced at Microsoft's MIX09 event.
Microsoft has been improving its cloud-based operating system, with plans to launch services in the fall.
In his keynote at MIX09, Microsoft's Scott Guthrie pointed to many new features for data-oriented applications in Silverlight 3.
Microsoft has released the beta of its Silverlight 3 rich interactive media runtime and development environment.
Commerce Server 2009 is designed to facilitate the creation of e-commerce Web sites.
The final fixes have been completed as Microsoft rolls out it latest Web browser.
Search engine optimization techniques are being used to divert Web surfers to malicious sites.
A March DNS security patch doesn't work on compromised servers, according to nCircle.
Windows 7 will feature superior application compatibility over Vista, according to a Microsoft announcement.
Microsoft today revealed plans to offer tooling and guidance on its developer portal.