Longhorn/Whidbey/Yukon Release Date Summary
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Visio UML Shapes
If you use Visio for UML, Pavel Hruby has a useful collection of interpretation free Visio UML stencils.
Still in Love With VBScript and JScript?
Roy Osherove has written an interesting article on scripting in .NET, but it should be mentioned that there are issues that prevent you implementing a modern .NET integrated scripting solution within your application ...
Directions on Microsoft
Directions on Microsoft have some useful articles and resources available online e.g. ...
Why Don't Most Windows Systems Have .NET Installed?
It's an all too common response to the question of using .NET code.
Can Sun Tempt Windows Developers?
Can Sun Java Studio Creator (formerly Project Rave) tempt Windows platform developers?
Shared Code, the GAC and Applications
A recent developer mailing list discussion questioned the efficiency of shared code, suggested the GAC should never be used, and suggested that (enterprise) applications should never be installed on the client.
Synthetic Feeds and Australian Bloggers
There has been some discussion recently in the Australian .NET community about creating an Australian community weblog server, so one could have an aggregated feed for Australian weblogs.