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In Memoriam, Scott Shorter 1971 - 2011

This week we unexpectedly lost a dear friend and a long-time member of our GrapeCity family, Scott Shorter.

‘.NET Guru’s Can Cook!’ Cookbook Released

Get your copy here:

TechEd Celebrity Book Signing Schedule

Coming to you live from Microsoft TechEd in Atlanta!  If you’re at the TechEd show, please stop by our booth 603 and get your own copy of the cookbook signed by several of the authors!

Come see us at TechEd Atlanta

Calling All .NET Developer Food Lovers and Chefs!

‘.NET Guru’s Can Cook!’ Cookbook coming soon with almost 70 Recipes!

Earthquake hits GrapeCity Headquarters

The New GCPowerTools.com Website is now Live!

We’ve been working diligently to create a new unified web site that combines both the previous FarPoint and Data Dynamics sites into one convenient location. Welcome to gcpowertools.com!

DevConnections Video and Show Recap

In case you didn’t get a chance to make it to the DevConnections show in Las Vegas, you missed a great show! Being a Gold Show Sponsor with a 20’x20’ space, our booth was consistently packed while we handed out some great items, including: PowerShirts (shrink-wrapped t-shirts in the shape of a ‘can’), PowerCards ($300 off a purchase), and our PowerShots (Energy drinks).

DevConnections 2010 – Gold Sponsor

Are you going to the DevConnections show in November? Then please stop by and introduce yourself!  As we are a Gold Sponsor, we’ll have a 20’x20’ space to showcase our products and do some really great promotions and giveaways.  We’ll also use this opportunity to showcase some new products we’re working on, including ActiveAnalysis.

Spread for Windows Forms Wins Best .NET Grid Control

We’re excited to announce that Spread for Windows Forms has just been voted the ‘Best Grid’ by the CodeProject readers, one of the world’s largest online developer communities! Thank you to everyone who voted for us.

GrapeCity’s ActiveReports and FarPoint Spread Products Provide Full Support for Visual Studio 2010

GrapeCity announces full support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 in all .NET spreadsheet, reporting, and business intelligence products that are part of its award-winning PowerTools line of products.

What happens in Vegas…well, gets shared :)

In case you haven’t heard, and I can’t image how you couldn’t, Visual Studio 2010 will officially be launched in Las Vegas next Monday! Yes, we will be there front and center as we’re a Silver Sponsor for this global launch event.

Join us for the Visual Studio 2010 Launch Online

Join us online, we’re a premiere Gold Sponsor for the CodeProject Tech Summit, as we help launch Visual Studio 2010 for this virtual event!

GrapeCity Wins Multiple Best-seller Awards!

I’m excited to announce that GrapeCity has won several awards from ComponentSource, the world's largest marketplace for reusable software components and development tools!

Microsoft PDC

As usual, the Microsoft PDC show in LA was filled with all kinds of great announcements, including ‘Dallas’ http://www.microsoft.com/windowsazure/dallas/

Download our Slides/Demo Presentation from the VS 2010 Virtual Tech Briefing

If you didn't have time to attend our session entitled "Deliver Complete .NET Business Intelligence Solutions by combining Spreadsheets, Reporting and Data Visualization in Microsoft Visual Studio" that followed the Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Tech Briefing, now is your chance!  We've zipped up both the slide desk and the demo video that you can download now:

Join us for the Visual Studio 2010 Beta Tech Briefing - Oct 28th

Join us, along with Microsoft, for the Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Virtual Tech Briefing, a one-day virtual event showing you what you need to know about this new release – just out in beta.

We’re giving away an HDTV!

If you‘re going to PDC, see if there’s still time to register for the Birds-of-a-Feather sessions. We’re giving away the grand prize of an HDTV! 

Win a Trip to PDC!

INETA is sponsoring the INETA Component Code Challenge, with the winner receiving a scholarship to PDC 2009 in Los Angeles, CA. All you need to do is build the best application using Spread and another component.