Planet Xamarin: Follow Your Favorite Community Bloggers

James Montemagno
January 19, 2017 Xamarin Platform

The Xamarin development community is expanding and flourishing, with the Xamarin blog and Xamarin MVPs offering a plethora of knowledge for developers to soak up. As the community has continued […]

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Ship Better Apps Faster with the Mobile Center Webinar Series 

Keith Ballinger
Keith Ballinger
January 18, 2017 Android, iOS, Xamarin Platform, Xamarin Test Cloud, Xamarin.Forms

Since launching Visual Studio Mobile Center (Preview) last November, we’ve been listening to user feedback and adding new features and services. Now, we’re making it even easier to get started and to learn how Mobile Center helps developers build better apps. Throughout February, join us for a series of seven webinars, with topics including individual mobile lifecycle […]

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Mobile Composer Transforms Products, People, and Processes with Xamarin Apps

Lacey Butler
Lacey Butler
January 17, 2017 Case Studies, Xamarin Platform, Xamarin.Forms

Our customers use the power of .NET to deliver amazing consumer, business, and partner-facing apps for thousands of organizations across the world. Mobile Composer was an early Xamarin adopter, building […]

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Lightweight Ads for Android Apps

James Montemagno
January 16, 2017 Android, Xamarin Platform

The easiest way to start monetizing your mobile apps is to connect with advertisers and show relevant ads within them. It’s as simple as displaying an ad, your users click […]

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New Xamarin.Forms Pre-release 2.3.4.184-pre1: Quality Improvements, Bindable Picker

David Ortinau
David Ortinau
January 13, 2017 Xamarin Platform, Xamarin.Forms

We have been working on improving the quality and performance of Xamarin.Forms as we speed toward our next stable release, so the bulk of this pre-release amounts to a huge list of quality improvements. For a complete rundown, check out the release notes here. What’s New in Xamarin.Forms 2.3.4.184-pre1 There are a few feature enhancements […]

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Try the Next Major Xamarin Release Candidate

Joseph Hill
January 11, 2017 Xamarin Platform

Try out the latest-and-greatest in mobile development with Xamarin’s Cycle 9 Release Candidate, which features major upgrades to every major component of our platform. We have new features and updates available for everyone across the board: Android, iOS, Mac, Visual Studio, and Xamarin Studio. Kick the tires on new features, test out your apps, and […]

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Podcast: Designing Mobile Apps

Pierce Boggan
January 9, 2017

This week on the Xamarin Podcast, Mike James and I are joined by Xamarin MVP David Ortinau to talk about mobile app design, including his “Sketch to App Workflow” and the strategies and tools David uses to design and ship mobile apps. Subscribe or Download Today Knowing the latest in .NET, C#, and Xamarin is easier than ever […]

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Taxfyle is on a Mission to be the Uber of Taxes with Xamarin

Lacey Butler
Lacey Butler
January 6, 2017 Case Studies, Xamarin Platform, Xamarin.Forms

We’re always excited to learn how our customers are using the power of .NET to build amazing mobile apps to simplify traditional industry practices, improve internal employee satisfaction, and increase […]

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The Xamarin Show: Getting Started with MVVM

James Montemagno
January 5, 2017 Education

Out of all of the architectural patterns, Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM) has to be my favorite. When I started The Xamarin Show last year on Channel 9, I made sure to cover […]

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Start the New Year with Xamarin Developer Events

Jayme Singleton
Jayme Singleton
January 4, 2017 Events

Start 2017 on a high note by joining one of the hundreds of Xamarin user groups around the world for a Xamarin event near you! Head over to the Xamarin […]

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