I sometimes forget that WPF is still not out of the oven.  I talk and talk about WPF smart clients, when and where and why they make sense, how the developer and designer will be enabled with a new tool set to build next generation user experiences... as if it's already released - my bad.  The summer has been wearing on, fall is around the corner, and so is the V1 release of WPF.

Here's a great post by Tim Sneath with an update on what the WPF team is up to as they head full steam towards Release Candidate 1.