, aL_ wrote

@Dovella:

that thread he link to in that tweet is really interesting:

*snip*

reassuring, but this is still a PR nightmare Smiley

There is no PR nightmare. One idiot on the Silverlight forums believed that Microsoft would ditch .Net, Silverlight and native apps for HTML5. It's a ridiculous idea to begin with but many other people believed it too without questioning it. Don't blame Microsoft for this stupid case of mass hysteria.