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Xuni 2016 v3.5 update available

Available today, you can update Xuni packages to version 2.3.20163.160 through NuGet to obtain the 2016 v3.5 update. This article lists the various fixes.

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GrapeCity Developer Solutions Expands Channel and Appoints ComponentSource Master Distributor

Distribution Expansion and Forecasted Growth Sets the Stage for Innovative UI Development in 2017

PITTSBURGH, PAJanuary 18, 2017 – GrapeCity, the largest component solution provider in the Microsoft Visual Studio Partner Ecosystem has named ComponentSource as their official master distributor for GrapeCity Developer Solutions, which includes the company’s bestselling ComponentOne Studio, Wijmo, ActiveReports, Spread Studio, and Xuni products, retroactively effective January 1, 2017.

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Webinar: Get Started with Visual Studio for Mac

January 26, 2017: Get Started with Visual Studio for Mac

Join Kelley Ricker, Xuni Product Manager, for a one-hour webinar on getting started with Visual Studio for Mac.

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How to Add Zones to your FlexChart

The 2016 v3 update gives you the ability to add zones to your FlexCharts. These colored bands make it easier to identify which category a point falls into, and gives a clear means for labeling the category. In this article we’ll walk though how the zones feature works. In this article, we'll take a look at how zones work in a small sample.

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Last chance to save on Xuni, JavaScript Controls, and .NET Controls!

Our month-long Ultimate promo ends midnight January 1, so this week is your last chance to take advantage of the offer. You’ll get $500 off ComponentOne Ultimate, a bundle that includes Wijmo Enterprise’s JavaScript controls, ComponentOne Studio’s .NET controls in eight platforms, and Xuni’s native mobile Xamarin controls. All for $1495.

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What’s coming to Xuni in 2017

In this article we'll examine what changes are coming to Xuni in 2017.

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Getting Started with Xuni and Visual Studio for Mac

This article walks you through how to use Xuni with Visual Studio for Mac by adding a Radial Gauge to a simple Xamarin.Forms application.

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Adding a Share Button to a Xamarin.iOS App

Many months back, we visited the topic of adding a share button in Objective-C to your iOS app. Being able to share data easily is important to many types of Apps. As Xamarin has gained traction and become more broadly used, it makes sense to revisit this topic from the perspective of a Xamarin.iOS developer. In this article, we’ll cover the highlights of implementing a share button in a small Xamarin.iOS app.

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How to use a hardware keyboard with FlexGrid

Xuni 2016 v3 added support for using hardware keyboards with FlexGrid. In this article we take a deeper look at how this feature works.

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What’s new in 2016 v3

The new Xuni includes a number of enhancements and fixes across Xamarin, iOS, and Android. This article takes a look at what new features are a part of the Xuni 2016 v3 release.

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Xuni 2016 v3 Update Available

The new release of Xuni 2016 v3 brings many new fixes and features. This article documents all of the changes.

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Visual Studio for Mac

Today at Microsoft's Connect event, Microsoft finally announced the long unthinkable version of Visual Studio for Mac. While this may seem like a major change on the surface, a closer look quickly reveals that Visual Studio for Mac is an updated and rebranded version of Xamarin Studio. There are new features included in this release though, and in a broader sense it signals a more open Microsoft.

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How to use Speech Recognition with Xamarin.Android

In this article we'll examine how you can integrate speech recognition into your Xamarin.Android application using the Android.Speech API to create a FlexGrid with filtering that is driven by speech recognition.

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More Adaptive Techniques with Content Views and Master Detail

In my previous blog post I covered the basic tips for building adaptive Xamarin.Forms apps for tablets and phones. In this post I'm going to complete the discussion with two very adaptive-friendly components that make app development fun - ContentView and MasterDetailPage.

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Using Xuni for Data Visualization on Android

The final sprint covers adding some data visualization to the Fitness Explorer app which is otherwise complete. In this article we'll delve into how Xuni was used in the app, and the different types of data visualization it provides.

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