• July 05, 2007 05 Jul'07

    Altova updates data management product suite

    Altova, maker of XML, UML and Web services tools, has updated its product line with support for the Office 2007 Open XML document format and for the IBM DB2 9 pureXML database.

  • July 03, 2007 03 Jul'07

    Microsoft expands 'How Do I' video tutorial series

    Building on the success of the "How Do I" video series for ASP.NET and ASP.NET AJAX, Microsoft has released video tutorials for nine more topics of interest to .NET developers.

  • July 02, 2007 02 Jul'07

    Developer Swag: Free Visual Studio Add-ins

    Some Visual Studio add-ins are quite expensive. But every once in a while, a free add-in comes along that hits the spot. So I've gathered a sampling of the best open-source and no-cost add-ins that are worthy of a place on your tool belt. Once you ...

  • June 28, 2007 28 Jun'07's Podcast Page

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  • June 28, 2007 28 Jun'07

    Podcast: The Visual Studio 2005 SP1 update for Windows Vista

    This podcast revisits the recent Visual Studio 2005 SP1 released specifically for Windows Vista and points out three things of interest to .NET developers.

  • June 26, 2007 26 Jun'07

    A look at .NET Framework 3.5: WCF, WF more closely aligned; REST supported

    In the .NET Framework 3.5, which was shipped along with Visual Studio 2008, changes are evolutionary. According to Thom Robbins, new technology to highlight in NET 3.5 includes Ajax, LINQ for both C# and VB, and tooling enhancements intended to ease...

  • June 18, 2007 18 Jun'07

    .NET Micro Framework: Ubiquitous computing for smart devices

    With the .NET Micro Framework, Microsoft aims to make it easier to develop the applications that run on smart devices like watches, sensors and even household appliances.

  • June 15, 2007 15 Jun'07

    Microsoft's Acropolis to ease .NET client development

    Acropolis is a set of components from Microsoft for developing Windows Presentation Foundation applications for the .NET Framework. It also supports WinForms.

  • June 13, 2007 13 Jun'07

    LINQ and XML programming in Visual Basic 9

    As Visual Basic 9 nears its release, Microsoft is making a concerted effort to introduce developers to its new features. The combination of LINQ, IntelliSense and XML programming is quite possibly enough to make the release of Visual Basic 9 bigger ...

  • June 12, 2007 12 Jun'07

    New Infragistics controls to support Silverlight, Ajax, VS 2008

    The company's NetAdvantage for WPF tool now supports Visual Studio 2008. In addition, plans were announced to support Web development frameworks like ASP.NET AJAX and Silverlight.

  • June 12, 2007 12 Jun'07

    Test automation tool points to runtime defects

    Parasoft's .TEST product now includes a static analysis tool called the Bug Detective, which spots potential SQL injections, resource leaks and NullReferenceExceptions.

  • June 12, 2007 12 Jun'07

    Convert Flash files to XAML with Harmony

    Electric Rain's Harmony will convert simple Flash SWF files to XAML files for use in Silverlight and Windows Presentation Foundation.

  • June 12, 2007 12 Jun'07

    ComponentOne updates .NET component suite

    The company's Studio Enterprise 2007 now supports Ribbon interfaces for applications modeled after Office 2007. Tools for WPF and Silverlight are on the way as well.

  • June 12, 2007 12 Jun'07

    Windows Developments: Product news, June 2007

    This month's featured .NET development products include several WPF, Ajax and Silverlight-ready components, a SWF-to-XAML converter and a handful of lifecycle management tools.

  • June 12, 2007 12 Jun'07

    Quest releases Development Studio for SharePoint

    Quest Software's Development Studio for SharePoint provides 15 Web parts, configurators and templates for use in building SharePoint 2003 and 2007 applications.