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VS 2005 - The biggest impact
So, says co-worker, now that you've seen nearly-Beta 2 before the rest of us, what's the single biggest change that will impact developers? Is it the Team Services testing and PM integration? Is it the framework additions? The ASP.NET changes, the new WinForm controls? What? From a day-to-day developer standpoint I'd have to say the most impacting change is the polish they've put on the UI. The Framework changes are great, the C# language changes are great, Generics is wonderful, it's all good, but; ......

Posted On Thursday, February 10, 2005 12:19 PM

VSLive San Francisco - Day 2
Well, today was a slow day. Hard to keep from falling asleep at some of these. Why the hell aren't they supplying free coffee and soda? Every conference I've ever been to they've had coffee and soda between sessions, we get water.... At any rate most of the sessions today were about old crap, only one good one covered the Framework 2.0.... At least I scored a bunch of cool free swag! There was a keynote on Indigo that was cool, but that's over a year off... I just want to know more about .NET v2! ......

Posted On Tuesday, February 8, 2005 10:20 PM

VSLive San Francisco
Ok, so this week I'm taking a little time off my current project that I never write about ;) to attend VS Live 2005.... Basicially the word of the day is VS.NET 2005. While interested, and eager to learn more, I fully intended to be met with the ho-hum, and oh, yeah I've heard that before..... I haven't played a lot with Beta1, but enough to see a lot of the major features.... They're billing the bits they're showing here as “pre-beta2” and I have to say they've spent some time on polish, ......

Posted On Monday, February 7, 2005 2:23 PM

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