NET development community
- October 19, 2010
Microsoft announces Chief Software Architect Ray Ozzie's plans to step down after five years. At the company, he pushed the Azure cloud effort.
- May 14, 2009
Businesses are less likely to invest in brand-new projects, so Microsoft's message at this year's TechEd is for developers to use their existing resources to their fullest.
- April 02, 2009
Microsoft says the new plug-in, which was developed by Microsoft partner Soyatec, represents another step toward interoperability and its ongoing relationship with the open source community.
- December 03, 2008
Third-party application frameworks have been popular in the Java world for years, but several projects are now trying to bring those tools to .NET. Frameworks like Spring for .NET are introducing developers to concepts like aspect-oriented ...
- February 04, 2008
Microsoft's bid to buy Yahoo has sparked a whirlwind of analysis, rumor and debate. Here we offer a look at what has developed and try to tell you what it all means.
- February 01, 2008
Microsoft announced early Friday that it has made a proposal to the board of directors of Yahoo to buy the company for $31 a share, which amounts to $44.6 billion.
- November 19, 2007
A survey of more than 625 .NET developers and architects shows that they continue to grapple with age-old challenges while simultaneously easing into new tools and technologies.
- November 16, 2007
What's in a name? For the new SearchWinDevelopment.com, it reflects expanded coverage and a renewed dedication to .NET application development and architecture.
- November 13, 2007
Microsoft's Patterns & Practices Summit highlighted the best strategies for architecting .NET applications. This report focuses on conversations about the future of the Patterns & Practices group, including its future focal points and how it intends...
- November 12, 2007
Last week I embarked on what I described to anyone who would listen as the Pacific Time Zone Sojourn -- two days at DevConnections in Las Vegas and three days at the Patterns & Practices Summit on the Microsoft campus.
- October 29, 2007
The recent SearchVB.com reader survey shows that .NET developers and architects are interested in some new technologies but not necessarily in the .NET Framework 3.0 tools.
- October 22, 2007
Popfly, Microsoft's Silverlight-powered tool for building Web mash-ups and Windows Vista gadgets, is now available as a public beta.
- October 04, 2007
With the upcoming release of .NET 3.5 and VS 2008, Microsoft will reveal the source code for the .NET Framework Libraries. Licensing terms, however, do not allow changes or redistribution of the .NET Framework source code.
- October 02, 2007
Long-time Microsoft development leader and WYSIWYG originator Chalres Simonyi told an MIT crowd that a new approach could better enable domain experts such as business analysts to describe their needs to software developers. Simonyi, space traveler ...
- July 09, 2007
Windows is losing ground as a platform for application development, according to an Evans Data study. It's not time to write a Microsoft obituary, but the company does need a plan.