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In our latest podcast, we chat with contributing columnist Mike Gunderloy about the good and the bad in Atlas, Microsoft's tool for blending Ajax and ASP.NET.'s third podcast takes a look at Atlas, Microsoft's tool for blending Ajax and ASP.NET technologies. Atlas offers a large set of frameworks and class libraries, mainly so .NET folks need not become JavaScript experts overnight. However, contributing columnist Mike Gunderloy tells us, developers should keep a few things in mind before they rush headlong into Atlas.

In addition, site editor Jack Vaughan offers his thoughts on recent news, including Visual Studio Express Edition and Scott McNealy's tenure as Sun Microsystems CEO.

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Read more about Atlas:

  • Gunderloy on Atlas: Think before you lift
  • Atlas Control Toolkit: A large, open-source framework
  • Mini-Guide: Microsoft Atlas
  • Dig Deeper on ASP.NET and Ajax development

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