SharePoint 2010 SP2 beta available for download

The beta for Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 SP2 is now available for download. In addition to updates for the desktop and server apps, this beta also includes full-product SKUs of SharePoint and related server products, updated to install on Windows Server 2012.
The following server products are available for download:
– SharePoint Server 2010
– SharePoint Foundation 2010
– Search Server 2010
– Search Server 2010 Express
– Office Web Apps
– Project Server 2010
Source:
Office 2010 SP2 Beta Now Available for Download – Office Sustained Engineering – Site Home – TechNet Blogs

Visual Studio LightSwitch Beta 1 Available

Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch Beta helps you solve specific business needs by enabling you to quickly create professional-quality business applications, regardless of your development skills. LightSwitch is a new addition to the Visual Studio family. Visit the following page to learn more about this exciting product.

Visual Studio LightSwitch
http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/en-us/lightswitch

Visual Studio LightSwitch Beta 1