We've got a mini-review and competition of AJAX and PHP. The friendly people of PACKT Publishing are giving away 5 books.
Microsoft is expanding it's Genuine Advantage-program in various countries with notifications to users with a non-genuine copy of Windows-versions.
Microsoft is developing a new mobile OS code-named "Crossbow". The OS will incorporate features such as instant messaging on public and private networks. Furthermore it will have strong links with Office 2007 and Exchange 12, Microsoft's pending new office application suite and e-mail server. Crossbow will be the successor to Windows Mobile 5.0, released in May 2005.
The "Atlas" Control Toolkit is a collection of samples and components that help developers to build and consume rich client-side Atlas controls and extenders. The toolkit provides both ready to go samples and a powerful SDK to simplify the creation and re-use of your own custom controls and extenders.