March 13, 2010

Microsoft Releases MVC Upgrade For Building Web Apps

One month after the company offered a release candidate, Microsoft has released a final version of ASP.Net MVC 2. The tool offers a Model View Controller pattern for Web app developers using ASP.Net. “ASP.Net MVC 2 is the next significant update of ASP.Net MVC. It is a compatible update to

More Suggestions of Multitasking in iPhone OS 4.0

One of the biggest current criticisms of the iPhone is that it doesn’t allow multi-tasking with third-party apps. However, that may be about to change. The latest beta of the iPhone SDK includes a reference to a “multitasking dialog box” that give developers hope that multi-tasking may be on the

Google Wave Extensions Gallery Launches

Today Google opened an “extensions gallery” for Google Wave and released a new Google Wave robots API (v2) for developers. Initial tools in the gallery include a yes/no voting gadget, a like/disklike button, Sudoku, video chat, and several others. Developers interested in creating their open extensions can get them included

Top 10 IT Billionaires — A Closer Look

Forbes released its annual list of the world’s billionaires Thursday, and technology companies are well represented, even though Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates is no longer the world’s richest person.That honor now belongs to Mexican telecom mogul Carlos Slim Helu, who edged out Gates for the top spot by $500 million