With Visual Studio 2010 beta 1 out the door and available for your coding pleasure, we figured it would be a great time to talk to
Jason Zander about Visual Studio 2008, which has been available since, well, 2008. VS2008 introduced a lot of new technologies for developers to add to their arsenal. Which ones are successful? Which ones aren't being used as much as anticipated?
Of course, we also talk about the upcoming version of VS, VS 2010 (How could we not?). Jason is a developer at heart. He has code in Windows, in the CLR and other big shipping products. Last I talked to him, he ran the CLR team (and you've
seen Jason many time on C9 over the years). Now he runs Visual Studio. Let's find out what's on his mind...