Syncfusion at Xamarin Evolve 2014

Syncfusion is thrilled to be attending the Xamarin Evolve 2014 conference in Atlanta next week. We’ll be showing live demos of our controls, giving away great prizes, and sharing exciting details about upcoming products. This is the second annual Evolve conference, and although its main focus... [More]

New Windows Reveal Expected This Week

The end of September is just around the corner, and October brings with it the promise of cool weather, candy apples, and a new version of Windows. After the divisive reception of Windows 8, Microsoft is rumored to reveal details regarding the next version of Windows, codenamed Windows Threshold, on... [More]

What Educators Need from Games that Teach

Recall the moment just before your high school teacher was about to introduce an educational video into a lesson. For many students, the Play button was actually a switch that turned their attention off, disengaged them from the subject, and usually signaled time for a nap. Now, call upon your memo... [More]

The New Bounty Hunter

You don’t need a mysterious persona or a stolen spaceship to be the next Boba Fett (or at least, the programmer equivalent). Bug bounties are quickly becoming a popular way for large companies to discover issues in their software that may be a threat to user security. Big names like Google, Mi... [More]

Importing Excel files into GridGroupingControl

This article will explain how to easily import Excel files into GridGroupingControl in ASP.NET (Classic). Concepts: Users specify the location of the Excel Worksheet which needs to be imported. Specified Excel file is read by the application into a DataTable and bound into the GridGroupingCont... [More]

Big Data, Big Value

How valuable is big data? It’s an important question for developers, who need to be able to respond to ever-shifting markets quickly so they are not left behind. But big data is a curious field, still rife with possibilities and controversies. In a recent blog post on the Wall Street Journal, ... [More]