Gone with the week

Take a look to what independent media was covering while Visual Studio 2010, .NET 4.0 and Silverlight 4 were launched.

 

RIA at Work: Silverlight 4 Released RIA at Work: Silverlight 4 Released

Kathleen Richards discusses the fourth version of Silverlight, its features and especially extensibility and companion goodies like the Silverlight Toolkit or WCF RIA Services. (Redmond Developer News)
IronRuby 1.0 Released IronRuby 1.0 Released

Werner Schuster talks on first MS implementation of Ruby 1.8.6 compiler, its compatibility with Rails and considerations for Windows Phone 7 as host. (infoQ)
Parallel Computing with the .NET Framework 4 Parallel Computing with the .NET Framework 4

Stephen Toub highlights how improvements in .NET Framework 4.0 help developers execute and tune parallelism in their applications. (DevProConnections)
Silverlight To Run Natively on Windows Phone 7 Series Silverlight To Run Natively on Windows Phone 7 Series

Tim Huckaby on Silverlight pre-installed and running fully trusted out of browser on Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 Series. (DevProConnections)
Java developers OK with Oracle -- so far Java developers OK with Oracle -- so far

Paul Krill considers that technologists don't see anything to worry about since Oracle took over Sun's prized Java technologies although they haven't relaxed yet, either. (InfoWorld)