April 16th, 2007, 20:10 PM
Microsoft Christens Adobe Flash Rival 'Silverlight'
Microsoft's forthcoming Adobe Flash rival, previously code-named Windows Presentation Foundation/Everywhere (WPF/E), will greet the world with a consumer-friendly moniker: Silverlight.
"We feel it's very important that we have a brand," Microsoft Developer Division group product manager Brian Goldfarb said about Microsoft's decision to launch with a jazzier name than "WPF/E." Microsoft unveile...