Microsoft’s Web-Design Tools Could Lure Corporate Defections From Mac

And as if there was not enough of a discussion about this already: This time around, the decision is practically made for you!

Microsoft will have a tough time luring Mac-centric designers to its Expression product line but it will appeal to Web designers that collaborate with Visual Studio developers, partners say.

On Tuesday, the Redmond, Wash., software giant released the first Community Technology Preview (CTP) of Microsoft Expression Interactive Designer, formerly code-named Sparkle, and the fourth CTP of Expression Graphic Designer, code-named Acrylic. [Read the rest]