Stories by Chris Reynolds

Microsoft's XNA Studio will merge developer kits

Over the last few years, Microsoft has invested heavily in the games market with its Xbox product line. However, developing for the Xbox has required the XDK (Xbox Developers Kit), with the result that the Xbox platform has been marginalized in comparison with Windows.

Macromedia hopes it can Captivate us all

Macromedia targets its Captivate product at the booming e-learning market. With a whole clutch of enhancements, Macromedia has tried to make it really easy to prepare, deploy and evaluate online course material.