Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 has been released! Check out the Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 Beta 2 site to download the Beta, submit product feedback on the Beta Forums, report bugs on Connect, and watch videos about Visual Studio 2010 on Channel 9. Also visit the Beta 2 walkthroughs page for information on how to use the new features and download the Visual Studio 2010 Samples. There’re also some good language-focused resources on the Visual Basic 2010 and C# 2010 that are hanging off the Developer Centers.

We have blogged a lot on the drag-drop data binding experience in WPF application. With the Beta 2 release, you could get the similar RAD experience in Silverlight application! We will blog more in this area, so please stay tuned!

If you are an Office developer, please check out the Advanced Office Solution Deployment topic in the library and the VSTO Team blog for some cool new Office client features like Deploying Multiple Office Solutions in a Single ClickOnce Installer and Copying a Document to the End User Computer after a ClickOnce Installation. And don’t forget to check the Office Development in Visual Studio Developer Center for updates.

Take a look through the Visual Studio 2010 Product Highlights and What's New in Visual Studio 2010 .

Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 resources:

Oh, we’re also announcing the official launch date of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4.0!