The Bing Maps extension for WebSharper has been updated to version 7.0 of the library. It allows developers to use the latest features of Bing Maps, including info boxes and keyboard events. It also provides a convenient interface to the REST API for searches, routes and static map images.
Today we are happy to announce the availability of the jQuery UI extension for WebSharper formlets. This brings a number of new formlet primitives to the standard WebSharper formlet library that are rendered using jQuery UI controls. These include tabs, sliders, drag and drop panels, orderable lists, among others. [...]
The first release candidate for WebSharper 2 Professional is out today, with a few bug fixes and better support for 64-bit machines. [...]
It's almost March, but don't rush time - there are still two upcoming WebSharper talks before the end of February: ...
Mobile application developers can now enjoy, in addition to jQuery Mobile, the latest addition to the WebSharper Extensions Gallery - Sencha Touch.
Today we are happy to announce that we released the first batch of WebSharper extensions to match WebSharper 2.1 Beta 5 - you can download them from the WebSharper downloads page. These are bringing the following libraries to F#: Google Maps, Google Visualization, jQuery UI, jQuery Mobile, Bing Maps, Modernizr, InfoVis, Protovis.
Today we are happy to announce WebSharper 2.1 Beta 5, with substantial new features and a major redesign of WebSharper sitelets, among others. Now with all major features in place and available, we are ramping up to ship the final WebSharper 2.x Professional in the coming weeks.
MIX is probably the most well-known and one of, if not the most challenging conferences to present at. It usually features prominent community and Microsoft technology leaders and evangelists and aims to bring together web professionals from all around the world. [...]
Happy new year folks, we just rolled out the WebSharper 2.0 Beta4 release - with an enhanced installer and better support for sitelet-based development with some significant performance improvements. The new installer also became smarter and for new users obtains a 90-day trial license automatically so you no longer have to manually activate.
WebSharper sitelets provide the essential mechanism to encapsulate entire websites as F# values. In this talk, I will present how you can use sitelets to develop dynamic, template-based, markup-less web applications with WebSharper that seamlessly combine client and server-side functionality, and briefly discuss the tooling around this automation.
I am proud to announce the availability of the third F# book that I coauthored, Visual Studio 2010 and .NET 4 Six-in-One by Wrox.
It's never been easier to get started with WebSharper 2.0 - now with a single installer that contains six WebSharper project templates for Visual Studio, including integration with ASP.NET, MVC, and Sitelets. Go and grab your installer (renumbered as a bundle, current latest 2.0.21) at the WebSharper Downloads page.
We just released a new WebSharper 2.0 Beta (2.0.63) and a matching WebSharper Manager (2.0.10) - please go to the WebSharper Download Page to grab the new binaries.
Earlier this week I gave a talk at the first London WebSharper User Group meetup about WebSharper 2.0 and some of its new features such as sitelets and the new Visual Studio templates. This was a longer, class-like talk with many technical points discussed - a great source of information for anyone interested in WebSharper.
We are making excellent progress on releasing WebSharper 2.0 in the coming weeks, and have just put out the first beta version of WebSharper 2.0, ready for some public testing and community feedback. Here are the links: