Xamarin: A Scalable Introduction to Vector Drawables

Among the many novelties brought to Android in 5.0 Lollipop, vector drawables are one of my favorite additions. They manage to both solve one of the oldest Android pain points (wide range of screen densities) and also pave the way for much better interactions in our apps. Introduction to Vector Drawables What exactly are vector […]

The post A Scalable Introduction to Vector Drawables appeared first on Xamarin Blog.


Michael Ridland: FreshMvvm Quick Start Guide

FreshMvvm is designed to be easy and simple. So getting started is also fairly simple. Step 1. Start new project Start a new Xamarin.Forms Project using Portable Class Libraries. Step 2. Obtain FreshMvvm from Nuget Obtain FreshMvvm from Nuget by searching for FreshMvvm, make sure to do this on your Xamarin.Forms PCL project. Step 3. […]

The post FreshMvvm Quick Start Guide appeared first on Michael Ridland.


Xamarin: Xamarin.Studio 5.9 Enhancements

Our latest release of Xamarin Studio includes many great new features, including a new wizard to walk you through creating projects, a new publishing workflow to simplify publishing, archiving, and code signing, fancy new debugger visualizers, support for C# 6, and much more! New Project Dialog The File > New experience has been completely redesigned […]

The post Xamarin.Studio 5.9 Enhancements appeared first on Xamarin Blog.