Xamarin: Keep Users Engaged with iOS 9’s SFSafariViewController

At one point or another, you’ve probably needed to show web content within your app. Before iOS 9, developers had two main options for accomplishing this: display the content in a UIWebView within the app, or launch Safari and navigate the user away from the app. Both of these options present unique problems from a […]

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Xamarin: New Preview: Xamarin Inspector

Today, I’m happy to announce the first preview release of the Xamarin Inspector for iOS, Android, Mac, and WPF applications. This is an early preview of a new tool that we think will make app development faster and more fun than ever. Xamarin Inspector is an interactive tool that you can use to diagnose and […]

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Xamarin: New & Improved Google Play Services for Android

The latest Google Play services 8.1 for Android release brings some exciting new APIs, such as Barcode and Face detection, as well as simplified management of your sessions. This release also comes with some improvements to the Xamarin developer experience that we have brought to Google Play services for Android components and NuGets. Add What You Need […]

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Xamarin: Is Your App Ready For iOS 9?

iOS 9 came out about a month ago and is experiencing the fastest adoption rate ever for iOS. When users upgrade, they expect the apps they interact with to be able to use the latest-and-greatest capabilities. There are many new features in iOS 9 that you can take advantage of, but this post will cover the […]

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Xamarin: Developer Events in November

Cozy up with Xamarin this month at any of these new events, conferences, Xamarin Dev Days, or user group meetups happening in your neighborhood! Xamarin Event at Microsoft in Argentina Buenos Aires, Argentina: November 4 Join Xamarin and Microsoft in Argentina for this live event to learn how to build native iOS and Android apps […]

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Michael Ridland: FreshMvvm n=1 : Your first FreshMvvm Application

Here’s the next video in the  FreshMvvm n+1 series. The idea of this series is to get the video’s out to the eager listeners (you) as quickly as possible, therefore these videos are done live with almost no editing. Episode Title: n=1 Your first FreshMvvm Application In this episode we discuss: Creating a New Project adding FreshMvvm Automatic […]

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