This morning, Scott Guthrie and Soma announced the launch of Silverlight 3 and the Release Candidate for Expression Blend 3 and SketchFlow. The final version of the Expression 3 family of products will be available within the next 30 days.

Visit the Virtual Launch Platform and check out a 1 hour TV-show style infomercial, customer and partner showcases, learning resources, and more.  The Microsoft.com Silverlight site has also been re-launched with a new homepage, and the MSDN Expression Community Site has been redesigned for Expression 3.