What we owe to Steve Jobs

As you are all probably aware by now, Steve Jobs died a couple of weeks ago due to health reasons. This is really sad news for anyone connected to computers, enjoying his modern user-interfaces, modern-day typography, smart phones, printers, handheld music players, and the Toy Story movie series. O... [More]

NoSQL is no fad

Market Research Media predicts the worldwide NoSQL market will reach $1.8 billion by 2015 and will generate $5.6 billion revenues. Does that surprise you?   NoSQL is not a fad. It will strengthen over time and the rise of HTML5 will be a catalyst for increasing demand. Plus, successful NoSQL ... [More]

Vote for Syncfusion!

Make your voice heard by voting for Syncfusion in Visual Studio Magazine Viewer’s Choice awards! Syncfusion has been nominated in two categories: Category 2: Component Suite: Web Category 11: General Development Tools Vote now for Syncfusion! Simply select from the drop down menu the Syncfusion p... [More]

Syncfusion sponsoring Devscovery Austin

Devscovery is embarking on a "Know How. Transfer" tour in Austin October 18th-20th to provide knowledge that will empower you - the intermediate to advanced developer- to leverage the .NET technologies that are imperative to the applications and projects you are working on, on a daily basi... [More]

Are we really in the dark about Windows 8?

  “If pleasures are greatest in anticipation, just remember that this is also true of trouble,“ stated writer Elbert Hubbard.   There is a certain element of healthy anticipation that surrounds the unknown, be it the plot of an upcoming movie or the next version of Windows. ... [More]

Choosing between Silverlight and HTML 5

  At first glance, HTML5 and Silverlight are similar in a number of ways. The similarities are tied to ease of deployment and the richness of the user interface. In terms of their interaction models, neither demands that one wait for a page refresh, and working with either is similar to the wa... [More]

Vote for your favorite Syncfusion product!

The finalists have been announced and voting has begun for the 2011 Community Choice Awards, presented by Windows IT Pro, SQL Server Magazine and DevProConnections! Syncfusion is excited to be nominated in several categories: · Charting and Graphics Tool · Component Set · Grid · Printing/Reporti... [More]

What’s new in 2011 Volume 3

Evidently, HTML 5 is pretty big stuff. I keep hearing how much cooler and more interactive our tools will be once we re-do them for HTML 5. It's like our ASP.NET and ASP.NET MVC teams have one track minds - all HTML 5 all the time. I have to admit, our first HTML 5 control was our Diagram for ASP.NE... [More]