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Telerik's Kendo UI Expands to Support Mobile App Development
[March 22, 2012]

Telerik's Kendo UI Expands to Support Mobile App Development

WALTHAM, Mass. --(Business Wire)--

Telerik, an end-to-end provider of software application lifecycle and content management solutions, announces the next major release of Kendo UI Complete, a collection of Web, DataViz (News - Alert) and Mobile tools targeted at professional software developers providing everything needed for front-end development with JavaScript and HTML5 for sites and mobile apps.

"With this major release of Kendo UI we are taking a huge step towards simplifying mobile app development with HTML and JavaScript," said Todd Anglin, Vice President, HTML5 Web and Mobile Tools. "We have officially introduced Kendo UI Mobile, which provides mobile UI widgets that automatically adapt to the native look-and-feel of iOS, Android, and BlackBerry (News - Alert) devices. It's the fastest way to build a mobile app that can reach the biggest audience."

Building on top of the popular jQuery JavaScript library, Kendo UI leverages the latest in CSS3, HTML5, and JavaScript web standards, while still delivering broad support for all major browsers, including Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera, and mobile browsers on iOS and Android (News - Alert).

The official Q1 2012 release of Kendo UI includes the following three tools:

  • Kendo UI Web ($399)
  • Kendo UI DataViz ($399) - A dedicated suite of HTML5-powered data visualization widgets, including animated charts and, with the latest release, gauges.
  • Kendo UI Mobile ($199) - Rich application framework and HTML5 JavaScript UI widgets built specifically for solving the problems of developing mobile apps with HTML5.

Available with Commercial or OpenSource Licenses

Kendo UI Web is available under Commercial or Open Source (News - Alert) (GPLv3) licenses, making it accessible to a diverse range of projects. Kendo UI DataViz and Mobile are only available under a commercial license.

A commercial license for all three Kendo UI tools can be purchased together for $699.

Kendo UI Q1 2012 Online Keynote - Thurs. March 22, 2012

Join the Kendo UI Team to learn more about the latest Kendo UI bits and introduce the official release of Kendo UI Mobile. To register for this event, visit the official registration.

This online keynote will quickly highlight some of the major enhancements in the Kendo UI Q1 2012 release, showing how together Kendo UI Web, DataViz, and Mobile give you everything you need to build rich sites and mobile apps with HTML5 and JavaScript.

One randomly selected live attendee will win a Kendo UI Mobile Device Pack, including an iPad, iPod Touch, Android Tablet, and Blackberry PlayBook. Two live attendees will receive custom-etched HTML5 logo iPad Smart Covers. And 100 live attendees will receive Kendo UI Complete commercial licenses.

About Kendo UI

For more information about Kendo UI, please visit or follow @KendoUI on Twitter (News - Alert).

About Telerik

Telerik is a market-leading provider of end-to-end solutions for application development, automated testing, agile project management, reporting, and content management across all major Microsoft development platforms. Telerik's award-winning software development products enable enterprises and organizations of every size to generate tangible productivity gains, reduce time-to-market, and deliver on time and under budget. With tens of thousands of users in more than 90 countries around the world, Telerik's customers include numerous Fortune 2000 companies, academic institutions, governments, and non-profit organizations.

For additional information about Telerik, please visit or follow @telerik on Twitter.

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