The Launch 2008 issue of MSDN Magazine is now available online at http://msdn.microsoft.com/msdnmag/issues/08/LA/.
As you can probably guess from the name, this issue highlights the launch of Visual Studio 2008 and the .NET Framework 3.5.
In our lead article (Mobile WCF: Write an IM App with the .NET Compact Framework), Andrew Arnott builds a mobile IM app using the subset of WCF functionality provided by the .NET Compact Framework 3.5.
Mike Volodarsky introduces you to the IIS 7.0 extensibility model by walking through the shared source Response Modification project (IIS 7.0: Build Web Server Solutions with End-To-End Extensibility).
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