Embedding Native Controls into Xamarin.Forms

James Montemagno
May 11, 2016 Xamarin Platform, Xamarin.Forms

There are several ways to extend Xamarin.Forms to finely tune your apps’ user interfaces, including the use of custom renderers and, more recently, effects. Sometimes, though, you just want to […]

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Get Answering on StackOverflow Contest Winners

Chris Hardy
May 10, 2016

Since announcing that Xamarin is included in Visual Studio at no additional charge, we’ve seen an explosion of interest and demand in mobile .NET development. Our team of experts is […]

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All Xamarin Evolve 2016 Sessions Now Available

Joseph Hill
May 6, 2016 Xamarin Evolve

Xamarin Evolve 2016 in Orlando last week was our biggest and best Evolve yet. With sessions across a huge array of topics covering the future of apps, there was truly […]

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Scaffolding Xamarin.Forms Pages with DataPages

Pierce Boggan
May 5, 2016 Xamarin.Forms

Most mobile applications need to display data to the user, and often, you may have an existing database or cloud infrastructure that your application must communicate with. It’s already easy to […]

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Xamarin Evolve 2016 Recap

Joseph Hill
May 4, 2016 Xamarin Evolve, Xamarin Platform, Xamarin Test Cloud, Xamarin.Forms

Xamarin Evolve 2016 was our largest Evolve yet, and we were thrilled to be joined by so many talented developers from around the world. It was incredible to not only […]

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Xamarin Test Cloud Plans Now Offer Monthly Billing

Justin Raczak
Justin Raczak
May 3, 2016 Xamarin Test Cloud

We’ve always championed the importance of testing as part of a healthy mobile development workflow. That’s why, alongside continuing improvements to the product itself, we’ve been innovating the way we […]

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Dive into a Xamarin User Group in May

Jayme Singleton
May 2, 2016 Events

The past month has been an exciting one for mobile developers. At Microsoft Build 2016, we announced that Xamarin is included in all editions of Visual Studio, including the free […]

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Browse Through the Evolve 2016 Mobile App Source Code

James Montemagno
April 28, 2016 Xamarin Platform, Xamarin.Forms

You can now get your hands on the entire source code for the Xamarin Evolve 2016 conference mobile application, which includes a few of the latest features that were announced this […]

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Live from Evolve: The New, Mobile-Optimized Development Lifecycle

Keith Ballinger
Keith Ballinger
April 27, 2016 Xamarin Evolve, Xamarin Platform, Xamarin Test Cloud

In recent years, pressure on product development teams to iterate more quickly and deliver more frequently has increased dramatically. The advent of continuous integration, test automation, and a vigorous focus […]

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Live from Evolve: Faster and Easier Mobile App Development with Xamarin.Forms

Jason Smith
April 27, 2016 Xamarin Evolve, Xamarin Platform, Xamarin.Forms

Xamarin.Forms already allowed you to build cross-platform native UIs for iOS, Android, and Windows from a single shared C# codebase. Today, we demonstrated even more features coming to Xamarin.Forms to […]

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