Vector graphics drawing tool Expression Design 4 has been end-of-lifed. No new versions will be developed, and it's no longer for sale. You can now download it for free, and it will continue to receive security patches as necessary until at least 2015. Microsoft is offering no replacement or alternative to users of the product. Read the full story here.
Microsoft has every so quietly announced they will be ending development of the entire Exrpession Suites line of products.