TrainerRoad Helps Cyclists Increase Performance with Five-Star Apps

Lacey Butler
Lacey Butler
May 25, 2017 Android, Case Studies, Education, iOS, Xamarin Platform, Xamarin.Forms

The .NET community continues to grow in size and expertise, ranging from recent college grads building the future of technology to experienced professional developers modernizing decades’ old business processes. TrainerRoad,one […]

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Using Local Notifications in Xamarin.Mac

Adam Hartley
Adam Hartley
May 24, 2017 iOS, Xamarin Platform

At Xamarin, we strive to empower you to create beautiful, practical, native mobile apps, but we also have a love of desktop applications. Xamarin.Mac and, more recently, Xamarin.Forms for Mac, give you everything you need to produce the same high quality app for the macOS desktop as you can for mobile devices. Like mobile apps, […]

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Making Your Xamarin.Forms Apps Accessible

Paul DiPietro
April 27, 2017 Android, iOS, Xamarin Platform, Xamarin.Forms

Note: With the release of Xamarin.Forms 2.3.5-pre3, we have renamed the Accessibility class’s name to AutomationProperties. iOS, Android, and Windows all expose APIs for developers to build accessible mobile apps for everyone. We’re excited to announce that we’ve added new APIs for accessibility in Xamarin.Forms to make it even easier for developers to build accessible, […]

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Requesting Reviews with iOS 10.3’s SKStoreReviewController

James Montemagno
April 20, 2017 iOS, Xamarin Platform

Asking your users to review your app is never easy, and there was never an intuitive way to do it. Developers were left to constantly prompt users to review the […]

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The MyDriving app using the new StoreKit App Store review APIs.

Displaying Data with macOS Table Views

Adam Hartley
Adam Hartley
April 12, 2017 iOS

In addition to beautiful, cross-platform native mobile apps, Xamarin also enables you to create macOS apps with Xamarin.Mac. To get started, be sure to read our introductory post to macOS […]

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Xamarin University Webinar Recordings | Building Your First iOS App and Connected Apps with Microsoft Azure

Courtney Witmer
Courtney Witmer
April 7, 2017 Education, iOS, Xamarin Platform

This webinar series is completed. You can find all of the Xamarin University Presents Webinar Series recordings here. If you would like to register for Xamarin University, or sign up for a 30-day free trial, you may do so here. Building Your First iOS App with Xamarin for Visual Studio   Anything you can do […]

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Securing Web Requests with TLS 1.2

James Montemagno
April 4, 2017 Android, iOS, Xamarin Platform

In my years of development, one thing I’ve learned for certain is that securing your network requests is an essential part of any mobile application. A few weeks ago one […]

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Android TLS

Announcing Xamarin’s Xcode 8.3 Support

Miguel de Icaza
March 29, 2017 iOS

Yesterday, we shipped support for Xcode 8.3, which contains brand new iOS 10.3, watchOS 3.2, and tvOS 10.2 APIs. Developers can install the latest version of Xamarin on Mac or […]

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The MyDriving app using the new StoreKit App Store review APIs.

Xamarin Alpha Preview

Cody Beyer
Cody Beyer
March 27, 2017 Android, iOS, Xamarin Platform

It seems like it was just weeks ago that Visual Studio 2017 was released, and we’re already working on the next Xamarin update. We’ve just pushed an Alpha preview of […]

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Play Audio and Video with the MediaManager Plugin for Xamarin

Guest Blogger
March 21, 2017 Android, iOS, Xamarin Platform, Xamarin.Forms

This is a special guest post on MediaManager for Xamarin, written by Xamarin MVP, Martijn van Dijk. Martijn works at Xablu as a Xamarin consultant. You can find him on […]

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Audio controls on a TV with the MediaManager Plugin for Xamarin.
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