In-Depth Features


Customer Experience Is Key to Web Design

User experience, as apposed to technology, drives the development process of successful a Web site.

Adobe Releases ColdFusion 8

IE7 Cross-Browser Scripting Exploit Goes Zero Day

Vulnerability affects users with IE and Firefox.

Strategies and Techniques for Web Mashups

Build a real-world business model based on a mashup product.

Accelerate Apps With Velocity Reporting

Learn to set up and change durations in a supply-chain application that's both metadata- and template-driven.

Microsoft's Software Assurance Rankles Customers

Subscribers complain of high costs, low value.

Survey AJAX Frameworks and Design Patterns

Explore today''s AJAX frameworks and design patters, and implement them in your Web design and development.

Confusion Growing About Vista SP1 Release

No information disclosed about a public beta.

Visual Studio 2008 Beta 2 Released

BPM Learns To Play With SOA

Infragistics Updates WinForms/ASP.NET Components

Infragistics releases its latest set of presentation components for Windows Forms and ASP.NET.

Access MySQL Database With PHP

Use the PHP extension for MySQL to access data from the MySQL database.

Certification Czar

Master of exams Lutz Ziob, General Manager, Microsoft Learning, talks about Redmond's new certs.

Muglia Maps Microsoft's 'Journey Towards Dynamic IT'

Bob Muglia, senior vice president of the Microsoft Server and Tools division, talks .NET, Windows Server 2008, SQL and more

Windows Server 2008 Not Delayed

Windows Server Division blog counters speculation that the release of Windows Server 2008 could be delayed until 2008.

Infragistics Working on Silverlight and ASP.NET Controls

Infragistics is developing tools for Microsoft''s Silverlight cross-platform browser plug-in, as well as a new set of server controls that will work on both ASP.NET 2.0 and the upcoming ASP.NET 3.5.

Oracle Expands .NET Offerings

Oracle is giving its .NET tools an upgrade and adding a new one to the portfolio.

Microsoft Plans Visual Studio Shell

Microsoft is readying a beta of a new SKU of Visual Studio 2008, intended for those who want to embed it into their own tools.

Virtual Vista Versions Revealed

Microsoft will offer free trials of Windows Vista and Visual Studio 2005.

Build a Simple Device Application

Avoid common pitfalls with these step-by-step instructions for writing your first device application.