The Visual Studio 11 beta is here: http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/11/en-us/downloads . There’s not much more we can add beyond what’s in this post on the Visual Studio blog , but here’s one crucial part of the post, describing how you can give Microsoft feedback: “If you encounter a bug or an issue, please report it through the Visual Studio , LightSwitch , and Blend Connect sites. We also want to hear your suggestions or feature ideas/improvements so please add your suggestions to UserVoice or vote on other user’s suggestions.” Enjoy! ...read more