This week, highlights from Microsoft's MIX10 conference and more in the Roundup.
Microsoft also demonstrated a number of app prototypes at the conference for its Windows Phone 7 series. To write apps for the platform, you'll need knowledge of Silverlight and XNA Game Studio 4.0. Surprisingly, the copy-and-paste functionality for Windows Phone 7 devices has been overlooked.
In an attempt to lure users away from Microsoft Exchange, Google has created a tool that can easily migrate Exchange 2003 and 2007 user data to Google Apps. The Google Apps Migration for Microsoft Exchange will be available for Google Apps Premier and Google Apps Education editions.
Microsoft has simplified the use of XP mode on Windows 7 Professional, Enterprise and Ultimate editions by getting rid of virtualisation hardware requirements. A US study reveals that more and more businesses are planning to switch to Windows 7.
In feature articles this week we looked at how to use the QuickProxy Firefox extension, using a hybrid XSLT extension to send email, and the lost art of paying attention.
—Posted by Lana Kovacevic