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In the wonderful world of WPF development there are some things that are easier to do code and some things better left to XAML. For instance, in my previous webcast Charting 101, most of the work was done in C# code but the DataTemplates were done in XAML. I prefer to do most of my work in code so that it's all in one place, but creating a DataTemplate is something that is much easier to do in XAML. Plus, they can be loaded from code and assigned to other dynamic elements at runtime without much problem. But you might find yourself in a scenario where you need to completely generate a DataTemplate programmatically. How can you do it?
I am here at iPhone Dev Conn in sunny San Diego and just wrapped up my lightning talk on the hot debate of whether to start developing a native iPhone app or mobile web app. I feel strongly on the subject and it seemed like most attendees here liked the idea. So here it is...
ComponentOne OLAP for WinForms is a suite of 5 controls used to provide data analysis in the form of pivot tables and charts. With its ad-hoc view creating abilities, you can deliver an endless amount of data views to end-users. This limitless analysis yields less code maintenance for adding new views requested by users down the road.
In case you missed my webcast on MSDN, here are the video and slides. This webcast covered all of the different web development options we have in VS2010. We also take a look at how web development has evolved and exploded into a really rich set of options. It is worth a look if you are trying to wrap your head around everything in vs2010.