The VB and C# programming teams have merged and you'll start to notice capability features--like Lambda Expressions and automatic properties--that are more similar in these two languages, but both languages are suited for the same kinds of software development.
Articles Written by Paul Kimmel
Learn to use multi-threading to improve the performance of your .NET framework applications.
Search engine optimization is the concept of helping search engines like Google or Bing find your site and in turn leading customers to your products and services; see how ASP.NET for Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 has made that a little easier.
Auto-implemented properties in VB 2010 provide developers with the convenience of fields, in terms of how much code you write and the benefit of properties.
Use Functional Composition, LINQ to XML, and schema inference to generate XML and XML Schema documents in VB2010.
Beginning with basic file I/O concepts this article wraps up by demonstrating how you can use the Dynamic Language Runtime (DLR) in .NET 4.0 to map text file data to objects.