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Willy Wonka Was Actually Talking about NativeScript

One of the most endearing films of all time, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, is that rare flick that has maintained a certain relevance for both children and adults alike. Wonka displayed a relentless, almost manic, pursuit of his vision of what a candy factory should be. Ignoring the fact that his Oompa Loompa […]

Cross-Browser HTML5 Form Validation is Finally Here! Now What?

Last week the Safari team released a new Technology Preview, and the release contained a feature that caught my eye. OMG, THE NEW SAFARI TECH PREVIEW HAS FORM VALIDATION SUPPORT! https://t.co/kzQtIwK4b2 pic.twitter.com/lKZsz5ZT9G — TJ VanToll (@tjvantoll) December 7, 2016 I’m irrationally excited because this is more than just a mundane feature shipping in a random […]

ASP.NET Intersections: Developers Share Their 2017 Platform of Choice

"The only constant in life is change," famously stated Heraclitus, and he is still right 2,500 years later. Even if we focus on the relatively stable ASP.NET platform, we can still see a lot of changes over the last few years — a new version of ASP.NET MVC written from scratch, tons of client-side frameworks […]

It’s a Good Day to Be a C# Developer

Recently at Connect(), Microsoft made a slew of new announcements. First, the public availability of Visual Studio 2017 Release Candidate. This just isn't a new version of the signature developer tool, it also includes the latest bits for C# 7.0. Second, Google announced they were joining the .NET Foundation. This means that Google, technically a […]

The Diminishing Use Case of Hybrid Apps

PhoneGap is the most comprehensive, and most influential polyfill in the history of web development. PhoneGap had the audacity to envision the web as a first-class citizen on mobile, and did so in an era when we were hacking around the bug-laden iOS 4 and Android 2.2 browsers. But like all polyfills, PhoneGap was built […]

TDD 12 jQuery and Migrations

Ed and Brian cover the latest news in the development community including: jQuery and JavaScript migration topics. What is the Telerik Developer Digest? The Telerik Developer Digest is the latest collection of the best articles from the Telerik Developer Network and around the web, curated by a group of Telerik developers just like you. Show […]

Why the Command Line? Why now?

Modern developers are often polyglots — they dabble in different operating systems, programming languages, frameworks and tools as they build the next generation of applications. On top of that, modern applications run on a variety of platforms and devices, all leading to very mixed developer skill sets and tools of the trade. No longer are […]

Developer Digest 10

Ed, Brian, and special guest Todd Motto cover the latest news in the development community including: ASP.NET Core, Angular 2, NativeScript and much more.

We Have Seriously Underestimated Angular

I was putting together the keynote for the upcoming NativeScript Developer Day conference, and I had a slide placeholder in to talk about Angular. NativeScript has supported Angular 2 since it was released in RC at ng-conf in May. You can check out our quick 2 minute segment of the keynote where we announced our […]

How to Prepare Your Toolbox for the SharePoint Framework

In July, we were at a junction. We had just wrapped up a new SharePoint On-Premises module with Angular v1.4 and ngOffice UI Fabric. Our previous module was Angular v1.2 with UI Bootstrap.  We knew the SharePoint Framework was coming, and would even eventually come down to On-Premise in 2017.  Plus, at the rate JavaScript […]