Ramp UpOverwhelmed by the amount of cool stuff to learn?  Trying to balance understanding Cloud Computing when you're still working out the difference between ++i and i++?  Check out the Ramp Up program, where you can set up a personalized plan to accommodate your own background and learning style, whether you're coming from the Java world, VB 6, or just getting started.  The contributors to the content are developers themselves, and the list reads like a who's who of .NET-dom, so you know it will be time well spent.  On top of that, there's a 30% off special for MS Press books that tie into the curriculum.

Newly added is a track on SharePoint for Developers, which will give you a leg up on learning about Microsoft Office SharePoint server (MOSS) and how many of the technologies you have heard about - Silverlight, Workflow Foundation, ASP.NET, and others - all come together in one place.