Just a quick post to pass on the release of the Web Standards Update for Visual Studio 2010 SP1 (and for Visual Web Developer Express).   If you’re like me, you learn by doing, and with this update you’ll get Intellisense and validation for the more common HTML5 features like

as well as intellisense and validation for CSS3 modules like:

Additionally, browser API support includes geo-location and local storage (which we’ve been supporting since IE 8).

Download here, and take a look at Scott Hanselsman’s post for a more detailed walkthrough.  It’s a great (and non-disruptive) way to get some hands-on experience with the newest technology wave to hit application development.