Windows 7 has a lot to offer for developers. If I had to pick the 7 most relevant or the 7 “sexiest” I would go with James’ list. Over the past week Jim O’Neil wrote a series of blog posts about his 7 favorites.

Learn how to take advantage of these cool features on Jim’s blog. Be prepared for some cool stuff.

XP Mode
XP-Mode
Taskbar
Taskbar
Federated Search
Federated Search
Extended Linguistic Services
Extended Linguistic Services
     
Direct2D and DirectWrite
Direct 2D
Sensor and Location API
Sensor and Location API
Multitouch
Multitouch