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    cbae

    ,spivonious wrote

    My thoughts after finishing up the keynote.

    1. .NET desktop development is all but dead. ASP.NET will live on, but the future of desktop apps is WinRT using C#/XAML or JS/HTML. Even Silverlight seems to be on the way out. Did anyone notice him running WinRT-targeting code on the phone?

    I don't know how you can say that. All of the sample C# code that I saw in the keynote had .NET namespace references, as far as I could tell. Maybe those namespaces weren't technically part of the .NET framework, but as long as you're using C# and can bind data to UI elements using XAML mark-up, who really cares?