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The Growth of Major Programming Languages

In this article, we’ll cover the top 5 programming languages and how some of them have extraordinarily grown over the last few years. The languages include Python, JavaScript, C++, C# and Java.

October 26, 2018

Create Great Diagrams using CSS Grid Layouts (Source Code Included)

This article demonstrates how you can create CSS diagrams that are performant, accessible, responsive, and easy to edit & style.

October 22, 2018

Generating Excel documents on Java on Windows, macOS and Linux

Introducing the launch of several new product lines, Documents for Word (GcWord),GrapeCity Documents for Excel – Java Edition (GcExcel Java), and GrapeCity Documents for PDF (GcPDF) v2.0.0.

October 8, 2018

What's New in GcDocuments: New APIs for Word, Excel, and More

Introducing the launch of several new product lines, Documents for Word (GcWord),GrapeCity Documents for Excel – Java Edition (GcExcel Java), and GrapeCity Documents for PDF (GcPDF) v2.0.0.

October 2, 2018

Getting started with Documents for Word on Windows, Mac, and Linux

In this tutorial, we'll build a .NET Core console application with GcWord in Visual Studio for Windows and MAC, and Visual Studio Code for Linux.

October 2, 2018

Introducing GrapeCity Documents for Word API for .NET Standard 2.0

If you're working with Microsoft Word documents in .NET Standard 2.0 applications, you’ll likely need to share private information (invoices, reports, or other sensitive documents) with other groups inside or outside of your organization. Typically, you'd use the Microsoft Office API. But the Office API poses some limitations.

October 2, 2018

Introducing GrapeCity Documents for Excel, Java Edition

GrapeCity Documents enters into the Java market with the same GcExcel .NET version that now works in Java.

October 2, 2018

What's New in GrapeCity Documents for PDF v2

We are happy to announce the new release of GrapeCity Documents for PDF v2.0.0. GcPDF adds more powerful features to program with PDF documents in .NET Standard 2.0 targeted applications.

October 2, 2018

.NET Conf 2018 Recap

The 2018 Microsoft .NET Conf featured announcements, interesting demos, and a sampling of what’s coming to .NET.

September 18, 2018

Building a Business Intelligence Progressive Web Application (Source Code Included)

In this article, we describe how we implemented MyBI as a regular web app, and then show how we upgraded it to a progressive web app.

September 12, 2018

Wijmo Build 523 is Available

Wijmo’s Build 523 has released. It includes an interesting new business intelligence PWA sample, submenu support added to our Menu control, PDF performance enhancements, and more.

September 12, 2018

How to Use CSS Scroll Snap Points

CSS recently introduced a Scroll Snap Points feature that gives users a fluid and precise scrolling experience for touch and input devices. This makes it easy to add "swipe views" (commonly used in native mobile apps) to your web apps and progressive web applications (PWAs)

August 24, 2018

7 Reasons Your Company Needs a Progressive Web Application

Progressive web apps start as regular modern web apps so you may not need to develop Android and iOS-specific versions of your native app. If you have a web application that is responsive, touch-aware, and efficient, you can easily turn it into a progressive web app.

August 22, 2018

An In-Depth Overview of Progressive Web Applications

If you are a web developer, you are probably aware of progressive web applications (PWAs) or implemented your own already. If you are unfamiliar, here is an overview of what progressive web applications are and why they are important in modern web development.

August 21, 2018

The Microsoft Visual Studio Partner Program and GrapeCity Documents - A Product Launch Success Story

The launch of GrapeCity Documents and how social media played an essential role in the success of the launch.

August 17, 2018

Build Vue Apps with Wijmo and the New Vue CLI 3.0

As of the 2018 v1 release, Wijmo is available on NPM. Here's a look at how to use Wijmo and NPM to build apps for Vue.js. This blog is the fourth in a series about using Wijmo in frameworks.

August 15, 2018

Making Web Components Accessible

In this article, we describe our experience making our components more accessible, focusing on accessibility aspects that are directly related to component development.

July 31, 2018

Customizing JavaScript Styles with Sass

This article gives an overview of Sass -- the most popular CSS preprocessor, and how to customize JavaScript styles using Sass.

July 24, 2018

Using the Wijmo Designer Extension for Visual Studio Code

Introducing the Wijmo Designer - a new VSCode extension that provides a design surface and code generator for Wijmo controls.

July 20, 2018

GrapeCity releases ComponentOne Ultimate 2018 v2

GrapeCity Developer Solutions is pleased to announce the launch of ComponentOne Ultimate 2018 v2, which includes new controls, designers, and enhancements in ComponentOne Studio Enterprise, Wijmo, and ComponentOne Studio for Xamarin.

July 18, 2018

Wijmo 2018 v2 has landed

Wijmo’s second major release of 2018 has landed, and it includes a new Designer for VSCode, SASS support, accessibility improvements and more.

July 18, 2018

How to Use the Wijmo Designer

Introducing the Wijmo Designer - a new web-hosted tool that provides a design surface and code generator for Wijmo controls.

July 18, 2018

Web Components - An Introduction and Practical Usage

This article introduces the Web Components technology and its support in Wijmo.

July 13, 2018

Microsoft Inspire Event – Twitter Party

For the first time ever, Microsoft is combining two major events, Microsoft Inspire with Microsoft Ready!

July 13, 2018

GrapeCity's Fluent Recap 2018

Some exciting highlights from Fluent 2018.

June 25, 2018

Pittsburgh TechFest 2018

An event where development professionals from Southwestern Pennsylvania and the surrounding areas gather to talk and learn about perfecting their craft.

June 22, 2018

2018 GrapeCity O’Reilly Fluent Giveaway Winner

An interview with Jacqueline Ta - GrapeCity's FLUENT giveaway winner.

June 15, 2018

Finding the Best .NET Report Designer

With .NET reporting tools, trying to balance the ease and accessibility of a great report designer with its power and capabilities can be a challenge.

June 5, 2018

GrapeCity Webinar | UI and UX Design for Reporting Solutions in Angular

In this GrapeCity webinar, we will build a team performance report hosted in an Angular application.

May 25, 2018

Web Components Introduction: Creating Custom HTML Elements in 2018

The Web Components specification is an emerging collection of technologies that allows you to define encapsulated, custom HTML elements in front-end web apps. Web Components allows you to essentially create your own declarative API for defining UIs.

May 23, 2018

Exploring Wijmo with Angular Elements

There has been a recent buzz within the Angular community ever since the Angular Elements revelation at the AngularMix conference. When Angular Elements was released with Angular 6, the team at GrapeCity decided to test our Wijmo’s Angular Components to see if they are up for a challenge.

May 14, 2018

Wijmo Supports Angular 6

Angular version 6 has released, and Wijmo supports it!

May 14, 2018

Microsoft Build - All about Azure and Office 365

We’re a few days into Microsoft’s Build developer event, and it’s clear that Microsoft is happy to embrace its new platforms while still giving some thought to the older ones.

May 9, 2018

Microsoft Build - GrapeCity Documents, 4 Devs, VSCode, and a Puzzle Room

Days one and two of Microsoft Build were a smashing success, and we're looking forward to one last day of talking about our latest product line.

May 9, 2018

Codestock 2018: Friends, Fun, and Code

Read about GrapeCity's recent road trip to Codestock 2018. All in all, Codestock is an awesome event to attend. With dedicated staff and volunteers, stimulating sessions, great food, great attendees, and a beautiful city, there is not much left wanting.

May 4, 2018

Microsoft Build 2018: Preview & Expectations Podcast from 4Devs

Check out our latest Microsoft Build 2018 predictions as we prepare to head to Seattle for the latest in Microsoft developer news.

May 4, 2018

Introducing GrapeCity Documents, high-speed APIs for Excel and PDF

We're pleased to announce the launch of a new product line to GrapeCity's family of components. GrapeCity Documents currently includes Documents for Excel and Documents for PDF, both .NET Edition and including support for .NET Standard 2.0.

May 3, 2018