More Bits Available OnlineMar 18, 2009 By
Eclipse Tools for Silverlight CTP for Macintosh
Eclipse tools for Silverlight CTP for Macintosh enable mac developers to develop RIAs using Silverlight technology. This builds on the Eclipse tools for Silverlight for Windows platform that is already available. For details on how to download and install the Eclipse Tools for Silverlight CTP for Macintosh visit www.eclipse4sl.org/download/mac/.
Live Framework and Tools
The Live Framework SDK provides developers with documentation, samples, tools and APIs needed to build rich, connected, data-sharing applications using Live services. The Live Framework Tools extend Visual Studio 2008 to enable the creation, building, debugging, running, and packaging of Mesh Applications that utilize the Live Framework. For information about how to download and install the Live Framework Tools for Microsoft Visual Studio and the Live Framework SDK visit http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=130779.
Microsoft® Expression Blend™ 3 Preview
Microsoft Expression Blend 3 Preview was announced at MIX 09, and combined with Visual Studio and the Silverlight toolkit, Microsoft now boasts the most comprehensive end-to-end tooling development experience available, taking projects from conceptual ideas,to interactive prototypes,through to client delivery of the completed project.
In the MIX keynote we demonstrated a new capability of Expression Blend 3, SketchFlow, a radically innovative capability to effectively prototype the flow and composition of applications, receive in context annotated feedback from clients, and enable the rapid iteration of a project from concept to competition.
For more information on Microsoft Expression Blend 3 preview and how to download visit http://www.microsoft.com/expression/blendpreview
Windows Azure Tools for Microsoft Visual Studio March 2009 CTP
Windows Azure Tools for Microsoft Visual Studio extend Visual Studio to enable the creation, building, debugging, running, and packaging of scalable services on Windows Azure. For information on how to download the Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Windows Azure March CTP visit http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=128752
Windows Azure SDK March 2009 CTP
Windows Azure SDK provides developers APIs, tools, documentation, and samples needed to develop applications for Internet scale on Windows Azure. For information on how to download the Microsoft Windows Azure SDK March CTP visit http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=130232