Visual Studio 2005 Beta!

It's finally out - Visual Studio 2005 and .NET Framework 2.0 Beta 1! Here are the relevant links:

Releasing a product (even a Beta) after months of hard work is such a great feeling! I am particularly excited about the Express products, since they offer beginners a super-easy way to get a feel for programming on the Windows platform. See how simple it is to write your own application to keep track of your movie collection or a screen saver that displays RSS feeds.

Don't miss the Summer of Express Contest on Channel 9! And here is Scoble's nice summary post on the new annoucements.