From a scaled-down Office client to the much larger role of Silverlight, here are seven things about Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 preview that stood out at last week's conference.
The opening keynote of Microsoft's fifth annual MIX10 conference focused on Silverlight and its role in Windows Phone 7 Series app development.
Silverlight news will play a major part in Microsoft's annual MIX10 conference for Web developers and designers in Las Vegas next week.
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.