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Telerik UI for Xamarin for all MVPs

We love Microsoft. It is natural to get excited with the Microsoft technology stack these days – .NET Core takes the magic everywhere, .NET Standard provides portability and developers get mature cross-platform tooling. But if there is one thing we love more than Microsoft, it’s Microsoft MVPs. We share your passion for innovation and appreciate […]

Xamarin App Dev Conversations @ Ignite

28,000 people. That could very easily be the entire population of a small town. Microsoft’s Ignite conference in Orlando this Fall quite casually attracted 28K attendees – let’s just say it was a huge event. Not many venues can handle the scale of Ignite – no big deal for Orange County Convention Center. IT professionals […]

.NET DevChat: Building Responsive Web Apps with ASP.NET MVC and Bootstrap Recap

Bootstrap 4 is great, and it's even greater when used in conjunction with Telerik UI for ASP.NET MVC. In this .NET DevChat, we covered the basics of Bootstrap, its NavBar component, the Grid layout system as well as the new and shiny Bootstrap 4 Cards! We dived right in and added all of these to […]

Refactoring Data Grids with C# Extension Methods

Extension methods were added in C# 3.0 and ever since they have been an indispensable part of how I write code. In this post, we'll look where extension methods are used, the details of what makes up an extension method, and how to create them. We'll wrap things up with some refactoring tips you can […]

Getting Started with Telerik UI for UWP

Have you heard of Telerik UI for UWP? It's a suite of UI controls for Universal Windows Platform (UWP). You can find the source code (Apache License v2.0) and the documentation on GitHub. What's more, we're now accepting pull requests and issues for bugs/feedback! The suite contains controls that address common UI requirements in line-of-business […]

XAML Standard Demystified

Most spoken languages in the world have various dialects. And this isn't a bad thing since it adds to the diversity and richness of the given language. Trouble crops up when language dialects become combative – refusing to co-exist and forcing one's wishes onto another. Poor humans now have to understand multiple dialects to make […]

Using XAML in Xamarin.Forms – Part 3: Accessing Dynamic Data

The first article in this series on using XAML in Xamarin.Forms looked at what XAML is, its benefits, and some of the basics of using it. The second article dove a little deeper, looking at how to access static data – or data that doesn't change – from XAML. I could stop right there if […]

5 Ways to Export from ASP.NET to Word and PDF Files

Building feature rich applications can often leave users asking to take visual elements off the screen to be used elsewhere. Being able to export from an application to Word or PDF opens up new possibilities, such as sharing, reporting or even satisfying Sarbanes–Oxley (SOX) audit requirements. Getting data out of your application and into standard […]

Building Reusable UI Components in ASP.NET Core

In recent years, the modern web platform has propelled itself forward at the speed of light. Open source web development communities have popped up on GitHub like canvas tents at peak-season campsites; and state-of-the-art technologies have emerged like fireflies in the night sky. Where was our friend ASP.NET, you ask? Startled by the clamor, it […]

Consuming Azure Machine Learning in ASP.NET Core

Azure Machine Learning (ML) provides the infrastructure for building custom machine learning models. Once an Azure ML predictive model is deployed as a web service, a REST API is used to communicate with the model to evaluate predictions. Azure ML web services are REST API and JSON formatted messages that can be consumed by a […]