Update on Microsoft Expression Web Designer

It appears that Web Designer is part of a suite of apps that has yet to launch, called Microsoft Expression. It will contain three apps: Graphic Designer, Interactive Designer and Web Designer. Graphic Designer will be a marriage (in MS fashion) of Fireworks, Illustrator and Photoshop (we'll see how well that comes out), Interactive Designer … Continue reading Update on Microsoft Expression Web Designer

Consolidation lurks in the wings for web development industry

I'm struck by the amount of consolidation that's taking place these days. Companies are gobbling up other companies in order to scale up, expand horizontally or simply eliminate competition. We in the web development industry have so far been spared this fate, simply because of the amount of incredible innovation and changes that always take … Continue reading Consolidation lurks in the wings for web development industry