Herb Sutter said on his blog “We have an international standard: C++0x is unanimously approved” and thank to Bjarne Stroustrup for his work
Ooau it took 11 years to have an language compliance, now will begin the implementations. Check the new native dev. videos on http://channel9.msdn.com/Shows/C9-GoingNative
so, native development has still an huge influence in today industry.