Big css crashing in Visual studio is a known issue with Visual Studio 2011 :
- Copy the Css on the website : http://www.codebeautifier.com/
- Check the checkbox : Preserve CSS
- Check the checkbox : Standard compression
- Paste the CSS in Visual Studio css file, and it should work (with Notepad, not with visual Studio
Visual Studio 11 Beta
What’s new in Visual Studio 2011 for Microsoft SharePoint 2010?
Check the msdn link to see the improvement for SharePoint 2010
I tried VS2011 for SharePoint Projects, and it deploys really slowly the project… It is still a beta, don’t use it professionnally.
Windows 8 Consumer Preview
Check that TheVerge website for a test of Windows 8 Consumer Preview