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April 28, 2009  8:37 PM

MSDN rolls out code search for CodePlex projects



Posted by: YuvalShavit
.NET programming downloads, Development

Microsoft unveiled this week, with relatively little fanfare, a new feature on MSDN that lets developers search code samples. Users can go to a dedicated MSDN code search page to enter their queries or click on the "Code Search" button at the...

March 31, 2009  9:18 PM

Developing Windows 7 apps in managed code



Posted by: YuvalShavit
.NET programming downloads, Microsoft Windows, Windows 7

Windows 7 has some great new UI improvements. I use it as my main (in fact, only) OS at home, and I downright miss it when I come to the office and muddle through on my XP laptop. I haven't felt like this about a windowing system since I discovered


March 23, 2009  5:19 PM

MIX09 recap: plenty for developers, designers



Posted by: YuvalShavit
.NET programming downloads, Internet Explorer, Silverlight, Web applications

It's sometimes hard at a conference to see the forest for the trees. With two-hour keynotes and session after session, it's not easy to keep perspective on what's big and what's ancillary. And so, now that I'm back in Boston and recovered from the redeye, here's my take on last week. Most of the...


June 19, 2008  11:21 AM

Microsoft Parallel Extensions to .NET Framework 3.5 arrive as new CTP



Posted by: YuvalShavit
.NET programming downloads

Microsoft parallel extensions to .NET have undergone an update in the form of a new Community Technology Preview. Included are Coordination Data Structures, now part of the extensions. Coordination Data Structures join Parallel...


April 11, 2008  2:45 PM

VC++ gets update, VB6 gets heave



Posted by: YuvalShavit
.NET programming downloads, C#, Visual Basic

Microsoft development honcho Soma Somasegar reports that a Visual C++ 2008 Feature pack has shipped. In January the pack came out in beta. MFC components included in the pack allow developers to create applications with the...


March 11, 2008  10:52 AM

Bill Gates has been popping up a lot lately



Posted by: YuvalShavit
.NET programming downloads, General Microsoft news, VS 2008 and .NET 3.5

Bill Gates has been popping up a lot lately - at the Office Developer Conference, at the SharePoint Conference, and so on. An interesting leg on his journey - this is, after all, a


February 22, 2008  9:47 AM

Power Tools for VSTO now available



Posted by: Brian Eastwood
.NET programming downloads, Visual Studio Tools for Office

Microsoft has released a set of Power Tools for Visual Studio 2008 Tools for Office. It's called v1.0.0.0 and it's available at the Microsoft Download...

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February 20, 2008  10:27 AM

DreamSpark: Free Microsoft software for students



Posted by: Brian Eastwood
.NET programming downloads, General Microsoft news

Microsoft's efforts to attract young developers entered its latest, and biggest, stage this week with the announcement of the DreamSpark program. Through DreamSpark, certified students can get free versions of the...


February 19, 2008  11:51 AM

Guidance Automation Toolkit for architects and teams using VS



Posted by: YuvalShavit
.NET programming downloads, Architecture and the SDLC

As part of their job, software architects often try to establish best practices for developers working on a project within an organization. Recently released Guidance Automation Extensions (GAX) for Visual Studio help architects and teams achieve this goal.


February 12, 2008  2:12 PM

MSDN Code Gallery — Yet another place to find stuff



Posted by: Brian Eastwood
.NET programming downloads

Remember GotDotNet? Miss it? Well, Microsoft has rolled out yet another place for programmers to post stuff. It's called MSDN Code Gallery, and it was formally unveiled a couple...


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