Shell Blog has the lowdown on how to incorporate new Vista UI designs into your own applications, with the slow death of the menu bar, and the rise of the command module.
One of the first things people notice when they start using Vista is the absence of menu bars. Explorer, photo gallery, media player, and IE all donâ€™t show menus by default and just use the so-called â€œcommand module.â€? What is up with that? Do we hate menu bars? And more importantly — what is the guidance that third-party developers are supposed to follow?