Podcast: iOS 10, iPhone 7, Apple Watch Series 2, and more!

Pierce Boggan
September 12, 2016 Education, iOS

In this edition of the Xamarin Podcast, Mike James and I discuss announcements from the Apple Special Event on September 7, 2016, including iOS 10, iPhone 7, Apple Watch Series 2, and more. Be sure to listen for a full rundown on all the announcements from last week, as well as to find out how […]

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Preparing for Native Library Linking Changes in Android N

James Montemagno
September 9, 2016 Android, Xamarin Platform

Android Nougat (7.0) has officially been released with several new features for developers to take advantage of, but also a few important behavior changes. At the top of the list of updates that may impact your application is the change to Android apps linking to platform libraries. This change disallows apps from dynamically linking against […]

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Let the iOS 10-ing begin!

Miguel de Icaza
September 8, 2016 iOS, Xamarin Platform

We’ve just updated our iOS 10 support to go along with Xcode’s GM Seed release. You can use this build along with Xcode GM to submit applications that take advantage of the new […]

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Introducing The Xamarin Show on Channel 9

James Montemagno
September 7, 2016 Education, Xamarin Platform

Microsoft’s Channel 9 is host to a plethora of amazing videos and shows for developers, delivered directly from the people who are working hard behind the scenes each day at […]

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Xamarin.Android 7.0 Now With More Nougat

Miguel de Icaza
September 6, 2016 Android, Xamarin Platform

Android 7.0 Nougat brings several exciting features to the Android platform, including multi-window support, notification enhancements, data saver, and many new APIs, such as quick settings. We’re excited to announce […]

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Xamarin Developer Events in September

Jayme Singleton
September 2, 2016 Events

With so many new Xamarin developer events happening this month, it’s easy to find a local mobile C# or .NET community user group where you can learn all about how to build mobile apps for iOS, Android, and Windows in C# using Xamarin. If you hadn’t heard, Xamarin is now included in all editions of […]

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Continuous Delivery to Google Play with Team Services

James Montemagno
August 31, 2016 Android, Xamarin Platform, Xamarin.Forms

Mobile DevOps is much more than just continuously building an app with every commit, it also involves planning, testing, and iterating with continuous deployment. In the previous posts on continuous integration in Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS), we saw how to build and sign both an Android and an iOS application built with Xamarin and […]

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Live Webinar | Building Better Apps with Microsoft Cognitive Services and Xamarin

Courtney Witmer
Courtney Witmer
August 30, 2016 Education

Join Pierce Boggan, Program Manager at Microsoft working on Xamarin, on Tuesday, September 13 at 11 am PT / 2 pm ET / 6 pm GMT for his webinar on building smarter apps with Microsoft Cognitive Services and Xamarin.Forms. Microsoft Cognitive Services makes it fast and easy for developers to add artificial intelligence, machine learning, […]

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More Xamarin Dev Days!

Jayme Singleton
August 26, 2016 Events

Xamarin Dev Days were created to give developers the opportunity to learn native mobile development for iOS, Android, and Windows from the ground up. If you’ve been waiting to take […]

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Continuous Integration for iOS Apps with Visual Studio Team Services

James Montemagno
August 25, 2016 iOS, Xamarin Platform

Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) delivers services for teams to share code, track work, and ship software, including all of their mobile applications built with Xamarin. In the first post in this series, we automated a Xamarin.Android app in VSTS. We created our account, connected to our GitHub account, built and signed the app, and […]

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