Sunday, April 04, 2004
Scobleizer: Microsoft Geek Blogger: WinForms is dead misconceptions are misplaced
Scobleizer: Microsoft Geek Blogger: WinForms is dead misconceptions are misplaced: "First, Avalon is a Longhorn-only technology. There are no plans to convert it to Windows XP, or 98 or ME or 2000. Now, think about that for a minute. If you are writing apps for an enterprise, say Procter and Gamble, how soon will you have 100% Longhorn coverage? Here's my guess: 2012 to 2014. So, until you have 100% coverage, you won't be able to use Longhorn-only technologies in your apps, right? At least not ones that need reach."