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September 29, 2008

jQuery and Microsoft – ScottGu’s Blog

Filed under: Link, Work — Tags: , , , , — noocyte @ 7:58


that Microsoft will be shipping jQuery with Visual Studio going forward. We will distribute the jQuery JavaScript library as-is, and will not be forking or changing the source from the main jQuery branch. The files will continue to use and ship under the existing jQuery MIT license. We will also distribute intellisense-annotated versions that provide great Visual Studio intellisense and help-integration at design-time.

Another win for ScottGu and Microsoft! Well done! And this I believe is the way Microsoft should continue to do business in the future. Some might see it as embrace and extend, and in some respects it is, but in a good way. 🙂 Take my word for it.

jQuery and Microsoft – ScottGu’s Blog


1 Comment »

  1. […] de Sells: Chris’s insight outlet Chris Sells also comments on the jQuery thing and I have to say I respect that man! Let’s hope his best-case scenario pans out: … is that […]

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