Microsoft builds bridges with Live Clipboard InfoWorld: "The rift had begun to close between Windows and the Web. Then progress slowed, and by the time the boom went bust it had ground to a halt. The Web was gradually de-emphasized and then, with Longhorn/Vista, actively deprecated. Internet Explorer lay fallow. There was action in the WS-Heavy arena, but nobody was minding the WS-Lite store. "
Jon Udell on Microsoft's new Internet realities, on the eve of Microsoft's first web developer/designer-focused event in a decade or so.