Adding Bindable Native Views Directly to XAML

Pierce Boggan
September 29, 2016 Xamarin.Forms

Xamarin.Forms ships with over 40 pages, layouts, and controls for you to mix-and-match to build great native cross-platform user interfaces. One of my favorite features of Xamarin.Forms is that we […]

Continue reading
XAML IntelliSense with Native View Declaration

A Step-by-Step Guide to Building a Profitable Mobile Services Business Through Mobile DevOps

Francine Anthony
Francine Anthony
September 28, 2016 Xamarin Platform

Mobile is unlocking new strategic competitive advantages and revenue streams for businesses, which in turn is driving businesses to spend billions in mobile investments, creating tremendous opportunity for Systems Integrators, […]

Continue reading
Mobile DevOps White Paper

Android Archiving and Publishing Made Easy

James Montemagno
September 27, 2016 Android, Xamarin Platform

With the release of Xamarin for Visual Studio 4.2 and this week’s Service Release 0, archiving and publishing your Android applications directly from Visual Studio just got a whole lot […]

Continue reading
distribute

Speech Recognition in iOS 10

Pierce Boggan
September 26, 2016 iOS, Xamarin Platform

Speech is increasingly becoming a big part of building modern mobile applications. Users expect to be able to interact with apps through speech, so much so that speech is developing […]

Continue reading
Info.plist for requesting user permissions.

Iowa Caucuses Launch Inaugural Polling Apps with Xamarin

Lacey Butler
Lacey Butler
September 22, 2016 Case Studies

As the 2016 election continues to heat up, we’re putting a spotlight on where it all began: the Iowa Caucuses. The February 1, 2016 Iowa Caucus kicked off the US […]

Continue reading

Xamarin at Microsoft Ignite

Julia Black
Julia Black
September 21, 2016 Events

Xamarin will be in full force at Microsoft Ignite September 26–30! If you’re heading to Georgia, you can find us at the “Mobile Development & Xamarin” totem in the Developer Tools section of the Cloud + Enterprise area of the expo floor. You’ll also have the opportunity to attend Pierce Boggan’s Pre-Day Training session, “Build […]

Continue reading

Enhanced Notifications in Android N with Direct Reply

James Montemagno
September 20, 2016 Android, Xamarin Platform

One of my favorite parts of Android has to be it’s notification system enabling developers to directly connect to their users outside of the main application. With the launch of […]

Continue reading
2016-09-19_1810

New iOS 10 Privacy Permission Settings

James Montemagno
September 19, 2016 iOS, Xamarin Platform

If you’ve ever built an iOS application, you’ll already be familiar with requesting app permissions (and mostly likely are familiar with Android, too, since the Marshmallow release). If an app […]

Continue reading
popup

Xamarin Around the World with Xamarin Dev Days

Jayme Singleton
September 16, 2016 Education, Xamarin Platform

Xamarin Dev Days are the place to find free hands-on Xamarin training, live demos, and a fun environment to build your very own cloud-based Xamarin.Forms application with Azure. User groups […]

Continue reading

Scaling from Side Project to 200,000+ Downloads with Xamarin and Microsoft Azure

Courtney Witmer
Courtney Witmer
September 16, 2016 Case Studies

As mobile technology evolves, developers everywhere are building new, innovative apps that capture our interest and improve our lives, from creating unique social media communities to developing digital assistants and […]

Continue reading
Load more posts