I have to confess that the longer I cover Microsoft, the less I understand about the software giant.
This morning, the company announced a test version of Silverlight, software set to compete with Adobe Systems' Flash.
Smart move, but it's taken Microsoft an eternity to respond to the Adobe technology. Adobe has already waded into the software development arena with technology like Flex and Apollo, and we are seeing increased speculation about Flash's potential.
While it's too soon to gauge the progress of those efforts, their success is not beyond the realm of possibility.
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