Microsoft has now release Silverlight 2.0 beta1. This new version has controls that can be used like CheckBox, Calendar, Grid, ListBox, TextBox and WatermarkedTextBox to name just a few. They have a new SDK for VS2008 and a new version of Expression Blend 2.5 to support it. It is a beta version and has a go-live license. As we start using this we will post more information and findings about it.