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  • jQuery/HTML5 suite, Word Library, Network & Org Chart and much more coming in NetAdvantage 11.1

    There is a lot of great stuff in this next volume release we will be shipping in June, not only new features to our existing products, but entirely NEW products for jQuery, Reporting and Mobile! You may have seen some of the new controls and features...

  • Sneak Peek at the New Infragistics.com

    In our March newsletter , we gave you a sneak peek at the new Infragistics.com user experience we're planning to launch this spring. The new website will seamlessly integrate all of our community, forums, blogs, streaming media, samples, downloads...

  • What we won in Las Vegas?

    Well, our DevConnections team has returned from Las Vegas. Now, the local bureau of tourism would have you believe that “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas.” Well, most of the time that’s probably true, except when it is the “Best...

  • European Tour

    Infragistics has a global presence and we're never too busy to reach out and engage with .NET developers at conferences, tradeshows and user groups the world over. This autumn we have quite a European Tour lined up, so if you're attending these...

  • Show Us Your Killer Apps

    Show us your Killer App with a state-of-the-art User Experience, and we'll show one lucky winner a 40-inch flat screen TV with quite a state-of-the-art User Experience in return. All you have to do is create a Killer App using at least 2 Infragistics...

  • Does your design firm have SOX?

    What do I mean by SOX? Sarbanes-Oxley? No. Philadelphia Semiconductor Index? No. The Clintons' family cat? No. In this case, I mean a Same Office eXperience (English purists may argue the correct acronym should be SOE and that's alright, I still...

  • It's Interactive Design for a Good Cause

    You have probably heard about this year's PhizzPop Design Challenge being sponsored by Microsoft and The Webby Awards from your fellow interactive designers. If not, you have now! :-) This is a great contest in which to demonstrate your shop's...

  • Figuring the First Visible Day on Month View

    Have you ever wondered why the first visible day is what it is on the WebMonthView ? I know many of you have. Why can't it just be the 1st day of the month? Why is it a different date from month to month? For ages, calendars have driven people stark...

  • March Mapness and the 4-Color Map

    In celebration of this month's official launch of our Silverlight mapping control , the xamWebMap , we would like you all to join us for MARCH MAPNESS! Throughout this month I and others will be blogging like mad about our map experiences, so that...

  • Better Patient Experience leads to Better MRI

    On my way into work, I was reading a news article by Katharine Sanderson in Nature 457 947 (2009) about an interesting innovation to an MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) machine made by Klaas Pruessmann and David Brunner of the University of Zurich and...

  • The Making Of.. An Infragistics Reporting App

    I have received a lot of positive feedback asking for the C# source code behind "An Infragistics Reporting Application" shown in the video on our Infragistics.Documents class library page. In fact, the write-in campaign by some of you could...

  • Better than a Day at the Beach

    We're always interested in working with developers to make you successful, and even telling the world about your successes in creating innovative solutions through our Customer Success Stories program. But, with the Labor Day holiday approaching here...

  • Coloring Keywords in your Excel Worksheet

    I came up with this nifty code snippet this afternoon that regrettably wasn't suitable for my purposes (the space it needed to fit into limits line length to only 40 characters wide you see, shades of the C= 64 composite monitor.) However, that makes...

  • Newborn Challenges Data Entry Establishment

    I was struck by the ramifications of a New Zealand Herald report today by Eveline Jenkin about a newborn whose parents want to name the child "4real," but where the NZ government has refused to register the boy with that name. As Internet culture...

  • Graphic Cell Values in NetAdvantage for WPF

    There is an old addage that one picture can be worth a thousand words, and nowhere is this advice better applied to the User Experience than showing your data to users graphically. That is what makes the declarative support in NetAdvantage for WPF (released...