I just got back from Europe where I participated in TechEd Developer and internal Microsoft meetings. I recapped a few recent announcements & resources in my session and wanted to share more broadly. (This list is not comprehensive by any means):

SharePoint Development
- http://www.microsoft.com/click/SharePointDeveloper/ (redirects from http://mssharepointdeveloper.com as well)

SPDisPose Check Tool
- http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2008/11/12/announcing-spdisposecheck-tool-for-sharepoint-developers.aspx

SharePoint MCA | Masters
- http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2008/11/10/introducing-the-microsoft-certified-master-and-certified-architect-for-sharepoint.aspx

SharePoint Patterns & Practices
- http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=C3722DBA-6EE7-4E0E-82B5-FDAF3C5EC927&displaylang=en

VS 10 support for SharePoint “14” Development
- http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2008/11/10/visual-studio-2010-tools-for-sharepoint-announced-at-teched-emea-developers-2008.aspx

SharePoint SP2 in the Feb – April timeframe
- http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2008/10/24/prepare-for-the-upcoming-office-sharepoint-server-2007-and-windows-sharepoint-services-3-0-service-pack-2.aspx

Microsoft SharePoint Services & Azure
- http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2008/10/27/pdc-2008-announcing-azure-services-platform-and-microsoft-sharepoint-services.aspx

Cumulative Update Strategy
- http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2008/09/29/announcing-august-cumulative-update-for-office-sharepoint-server-2007-and-windows-sharepoint-services-3-0.aspx

Infrastructure Update
- http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2008/07/15/announcing-availability-of-infrastructure-updates.aspx

SharePoint Best Practices
- http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2008/08/29/announcing-the-sharepoint-best-practices-series.aspx

SQL 2008 Support
- http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2008/08/15/sql-server-2008-support-for-sharepoint-products-and-technologies.aspx

Virtualization Support
- http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2008/08/18/update-on-virtualization-support-for-sharepoint-products-and-technologies.aspx