Highlight Text Within a String Using Angular and Regular Expressions

Regular expressions are very powerful and I've been writing about them a lot lately. Particularly in how they can benefit you in Angular applications, whether that be for the web or mobile with NativeScript. Back in 2015 I wrote a very popular tutorial called "Highlight Text in a String Using JavaScript and AngularJS," which is […]

High Speed Bug Discovery With Fuzzing

On this episode of Eat Sleep Code, Craig Stuntz discusses his technique of using fuzzing to discover bugs in software. Craig shares his perspective on where fuzzing fits in the QA process, and why bug discovery is so critical to quality software. Craig Stuntz Craig Stuntz is a software engineer and a lifelong student of […]

Why Do You Need NativeScript?

There are more ways to build mobile apps than there are Nicholas Cage DVDs in the bargain bin at your local Walmart. Because there are so many choices, it can be difficult to tell which frameworks will improve your development processes, and which will turn out worse than Nicholas Cage’s twelve <=10% Rotten Tomatoes movies. […]

Introducing JustAssembly: A Lightweight .NET Assembly Diff Tool

On behalf of the engineering team, I'm incredibly excited to announce a new tool we've built for .NET developers called JustAssembly! JustAssembly is a free and open source .NET assembly diff and analysis tool. With it, you can quickly decompile .NET assemblies and perform binary code diffs against them, all within a single interface. What's […]

A Monster Build Recap

On this episode of Eat Sleep Code, James Chambers unpacks the highlights from Microsoft Build 2017. The importance of AI and Machine Learning for developers is discussed. James shares his interest in using software for humanitarian efforts. James Chambers James is a Microsoft MVP and one of the ASP.NET Monsters, currently developing on the MVC […]

Progress Goes To Google I/O

This week, Progress is at Google I/O in the human form of Tara Manicsic and yours truly. Google I/O is a big conference that takes place in Mountain View at the shoreline amphitheater. At my first I/O, Sergey Brin jumped out of a plane with Google Glass and landed on the top of the Moscone […]

Progressive Web Apps — Yeh or Meh?

The impetus for this chat came when our very own Burke Holland dropped this hot take in the Progress DevRel Slack: “I'm still so meh on PWAs that I can't even.” For those unfamiliar, Progressive Web Apps, or PWAs, is a Google-led initiative to bring native app features such as home screen access and push […]

Using XAML in Xamarin.Forms – Part 2: Accessing Static Data

The first article in the Using XAML in Xamarin.Forms series, looked at how XAML increases the legibility of the user interface code over C#, how to set both member and attribute properties, and how to setup event handlers for user interface events. In this article, I want to explore how to access data from XAML. […]

Microsoft Announces Windows Template Studio

Ed Charbeneau had the amazing opportunity to sit down and talk with Michael Crump and Clint Rutkas from Microsoft on Eat Sleep Code, the official Telerik podcast. Michael and Clint have been hard at work on Windows Template Studio, a new getting started experience for Universal Windows Platform. Check out the interview in its entirety […]

A Developer’s Perspective on Microsoft’s /BUILD Announcements

As the makers of your beloved Telerik developer tools for .NET ninjas and as partners, Progress has a big presence at Microsoft's /BUILD conference. We want developers to be successful as Microsoft shares their vision of what's next for technology and how pervasive intelligent software can help shape our lives. Here are my "developer perspectives" […]