More Official Names Announced
Date Published: 28 July 2005
Today, in addition to launching Windows Vista Beta 1, Microsoft also has announced the final names
for several key technologies which they have been talking about for several
years. A new presentation layer technology, code-named “Avalon”, is now
officially known as Windows Presentation Foundation. The
new communications layer technology, code-named “Indigo”, is now officially
known as Windows Communication Foundation.
In related news, Notepad.exe will be called WindowsTextEditingFoundation.exe
in Windows Vista…
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