Tuesday, June 5th, 2007

Freshlogic Studios Folders

Category: .NET, Showcase

Jacob DuBray and Freshlogic Studios have a new Ajax application out in the wild: Folders allows you to work with your files on the internet, the same way you work with them on your desktop. We’ve turned months of research and development into a simple, modern website that allows you to upload, manage, and share Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 6:24 am

3.2 rating from 48 votes

Friday, May 25th, 2007

Profile Mine: Rich Ajax MySpace Editor

Category: .NET, Showcase

Don Schmitt and his team has built a site using Microsoft’s Ajax extensions and Ajax control toolkit called Profilemine. Profilemine has a unique MySpace profile editor that enables you to edit your actual profile without typing HTML code (not just the CSS). The site includes a number of advanced Ajax-based features such as: Load your Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 5:51 am

3 rating from 44 votes

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2007

MS.Services: A .NET AJAX Data provider

Category: .NET

MSServices is a server-side data processing application for HTTP (AJAX Data provider). It can execute Database SPs, MSMQ, Assemblies, IronPython script and generates JSON, Web Service, Text, Excel or RSS file through HTTP. The system has authentication/authorization, caching, compression and logging support. This allowed you to access URLs such as http://localhost/Web/Northwind.GetCustomerOrders.ws?CustomerID=ALFKI from your Ajax applications.

Posted by Dion Almaer at 6:04 am

4.3 rating from 52 votes

Tuesday, May 1st, 2007

Jayrock: JSON and JSON-RPC for .NET

Category: .NET, JavaScript, JSON

Jayrock is a modest and an open source implementation of JSON and JSON-RPC for the Microsoft .NET Framework, including ASP.NET. What’s so modest about it? Well, modest as in plain and basic and no work of genius. A developer creates a helloworld.ashx that contains your server side logic: < View plain text > C# < Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 5:34 am

3.4 rating from 42 votes

Tuesday, April 24th, 2007

Gaia Ajax Widgets for .NET

Category: .NET, Component

Gaia Ajax Widgets is an ASP.NET Hijax library, meaning you don’t have to write JavaScript at all to use it but can use C#, VB.NET, Iron Python or any other .Net language you wish. Your code will just transform into ECMA 1.5 and XHTML. Gaia implements most of the ASP.NET 2.0 WebControls like for instance Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 6:49 am

4.1 rating from 69 votes

Monday, April 23rd, 2007

AutoSuggestMenu 1.1

Category: .NET, Atlas, Component, JavaScript

Eric Popivker has released AutoSuggestMenu 1.1, a .NET component for doing the old-faithful-autosuggest feature that helped to get Ajax on the map (pun intended). Features Attaches itself to a specified text box. Utilizes Microsoft AJAX Extensions and JSON to retrieve data from the server. Uses paging to iterate through a large number of suggestions Enables Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 7:54 am

3.6 rating from 82 votes

Wednesday, March 7th, 2007

ASP.NET Ajax-aware JavaScript IntelliSense

Category: .NET, Atlas

A new release of Visual Studio “Orcas” shows off the intellisense features nicely, including: Proactive Completion List: No more waiting for ‘.’ Keywords in Completion List: fun your way to function ASP.NET AJAX Concepts in Completion List: Direct support for Atlas IntelliSense from Script Libraries for ASPX Pages: Now you can see objects that exist Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 10:00 am

3.5 rating from 52 votes

Tuesday, January 30th, 2007

Microsoft ASP.NET Ajax Cheatsheets

Category: .NET, Articles

Milan Negovan has a new set of href=”http://www.aspnetresources.com/blog/ms_ajax_cheat_sheets_batch2.aspx”>cheat sheets for the Microsoft ASP.NET Ajax library. The existing cheat sheets have been updated for the 1.0 final release, and Milan has added two new ones for DomElement and DomEvent. Check out the

Posted by Dion Almaer at 7:27 am

3.7 rating from 27 votes

Wednesday, January 24th, 2007

PHP for Microsoft Ajax Library

Category: .NET, PHP

Steve Marx has created a PHP library for the Microsoft Ajax 1.0 release that uses the JavaScript piece in PHP land. The Microsoft AJAX Library is a pure-JavaScript library that’s used by ASP.NET AJAX but is also available as a separate download. Because it’s pure JavaScript, it’s not tied to ASP.NET on the backend. PHP Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 8:08 am

4.5 rating from 101 votes

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2007

Microsoft announces the ASP.NET Ajax 1.0 Release

Category: .NET, Ajax, Microsoft

Microsoft has announced the final 1.0 release of ASP.NET Ajax (a.k.a. Atlas). It consists of a core platform, and a bunch of controls: ASP.NET AJAX 1.0 ASP.NET AJAX 1.0 delivers a rich client-side AJAX library that provides cross platform, cross browser support for a core JavaScript type-system, JSON-based network serialization stack, JavaScript component/control model, as Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 4:50 pm

4 rating from 151 votes

Visual WebGui: Develop with WinForms and Dual Deploy

Category: .NET, Framework, Toolkit

Visual WebGui provides developers with WinForms like GUI components all accessible from the design time framework of Visual Studio .Net. The design time components look, act and interface like they do in their WinForm format since they inherit their object model from the existing WinForms components. Visual WebGui’s components become a de-coupled version of the Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 8:07 am

2.3 rating from 78 votes

Tuesday, December 5th, 2006

WPF/E First Release Available

Category: .NET

The first CTP release of WPF/E is here. “WPF/E” delivers a small client runtime that enables AJAX developers and designers to deliver richer, cross-platform, interactive web experiences. It will allow applications to go beyond what can be done with pure HTML today, and will enable sites to significantly improve the client user experience by blending Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 8:01 am

1.5 rating from 131 votes

Thursday, November 23rd, 2006

Lollygag: Latest non-Atlas .NET Framework

Category: .NET, JavaScript, Library, Toolkit

The Lollygag framework is a new Ajax framework for .NET. As Steve the author put it: We attended the first Ajax Experience conference in San Francisco and we got super excited about the potential for building Ajax applications. Since we have a Microsoft .NET background, we planned to start building Ajax applications using Microsoft’s Atlas Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 8:00 am

3.7 rating from 27 votes

Thursday, November 9th, 2006

Python in ASP.NET

Category: .NET, Editorial

Darryl Taft reported that “In a session at the DevConnections conference here, David Ebbo, an architect on Microsoft’s CLR (Common Language Runtime) dynamic language team, and Jeff King, a program manager in the Microsoft Developer Division, discussed how Microsoft has implemented IronPython on the company’s ASP.NET platform.” In addition, Ebbo said his team has delivered Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 5:20 am

4.5 rating from 120 votes

Tuesday, November 7th, 2006

DOM events in the Microsoft Ajax Library formerly known as Atlas

Category: .NET, Ajax

Evil Microsoft. The client-side DOM event model in Atlas (ASP.NET Ajax Extensions) was the IE model. Atlas implemented this model for the other browsers to make it work, and many didn’t like this. This has now all changed and a new API is in town. The new model for DOM events is thus introducing a Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 9:52 am

3.5 rating from 46 votes

Monday, October 23rd, 2006

ASP.NET: Replacing HTML without UpdatePanel

Category: .NET

Scott Guthrie has posted a discussion of injecting HTML into a page in ASP.Net, without using UpdatePanels. Usually when I integrate AJAX functionality into my code I just end up using the built-in server controls that ASP.NET AJAX provides (UpdatePanel, UpdateProgress, etc) and the cool controls in the ASP.NET AJAX Control Toolkit.  Scott Hanselman had Read the rest…

Posted by Michael Mahemoff at 6:08 am

3.8 rating from 40 votes