• What’s new in Web Workbench 3.2 – Ivan Towlson announces the release of MindScape Web Workbench 3.2, their Visual Studio Extension which brings SASS, Less and CoffeeScript support. This release focuses on CoffeeScript and brings an update to CoffeeScript 1.3 and Iced CoffeeScript support for await and defer, along with combining support for CoffeeScript files.
  • Announcing one more way Microsoft will engage with the open source and standards communities – Jean Paoli announces a new wholly owned Microsoft subsidiary, called Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc to provide an advancement in the work that Microsoft are engaging in in areas including interoperability, open standards and open source.