For those of you digging into our dev tools, you might want to take a look at the latest public builds of Orcas.

The preview is available as Virtual PC image, and major technologies therein include:

  • LINQ
  • ADO.NET enhancements
  • WPF Form Designer ("Cider") enhancements
  • Much more stuff

You can find this up on

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=B533619A-0008-4DD6-9ED1-47D482683C78&displaylang=en

I'll be kicking the tires on all this as soon as I get some quality broadband time...