November 29th, 2007, 20:00 PM
Silverlight 2.0 to launch early next year
Instead of labeling the next version of its Silverlight cross-platform browser plug-in 1.1, Microsoft will call it 2.0 and will release a beta version early next year, according to a corporate blog post Thursday.
Microsoft had already released an alpha version of Silverlight 1.1. "After stepping back and looking at all the new features in it ... we've realized that calling it a point release d...