A beginner’s programming package specifically designed to be uncomplicated. Consists of the programming language, development environment and a number of libraries. The language is rooted in an early variant of BASIC but is technically based on the .NET Framework.
This tool helps you create and manage to-do lists by providing a range of functions for sorting and filtering data by categories like priority or processing status. Available as standalone version and as an add-in for Visual Studio 2005. Despite the German web site, the program's default language is English.
Editor for web sites written in CSS. Creates and edits sites with a WYSIWYG or source text editor. Created source text is W3C compliant. The Windows version is available as portable software and doesn’t require installation.
Collection of design tools for developing and creating web applications and user interfaces for Windows and rich-media applications. Expression Studio contains the programs Expression Web, Expression Blend, Expression Design and Expression Encoder Pro. Update: No longer available; Expression Design 4 and Expression Web 4 now available for free download.
Software development kit for Windows 7 and .NET framework 4. Contains code samples, header files, libraries, tools and compilers. Also available as Web Installer. The Microsoft Windows SDK for Windows 7 and .NET Framework 3.5 SP1is still available for download on the Microsoft web site.
Creates interactive user interfaces and applications. Combines multimedia possibilities of Windows with web features. Allows the development of user interfaces for applications based on Windows Presentation Foundation technology. Using Silverlight allows development of cross-platform web applications for Windows, Mac or Linux. Also available as English version 4.
Object-oriented programming language with Visual Basic-based syntax. The Jabaco compiler generates powerful, non-platform-specific Java bytecode that gives developers access to numerous Java techniques, such as Hibernate, Log4Java, JMF, Java3D, eFace and a multitude of other libraries.