Xamarin.Forms 3.5: A Little Bindable Love

Andrei Nitescu
Andrei Nitescu
January 11, 2019 Xamarin.Forms

This is a guest post contributed by Andrei Nitescu, a mobile developer since 2013 and frequent contributor to Xamarin.Forms. He shares about his experiences with other developers on his blog, […]

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Hackathon Superweapon: F# and Fabulous

Larry O'Brien
Larry O'Brien
January 10, 2019 Xamarin.Forms

Recently, I participated in Hack for the Sea, a weekend devoted to applying tech to marine conservation. One of our local challenges was a “cross-platform mobile app for reporting marine […]

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Xamarin.Forms 4.0 Feature Preview: An Entirely New Point of (Collection)View

Paul DiPietro
December 7, 2018 Xamarin.Forms

As part of the upcoming Xamarin.Forms 4.0 release, we are implementing the all new CollectionView control. The CollectionView is intended to be a successor to the ListView, improving upon its design by […]

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The Future of Mobile Development: Xamarin.Forms 4.0 Preview

David Ortinau
David Ortinau
December 5, 2018 Shell, Xamarin.Forms

Yesterday at Microsoft Connect(); 2018 we announced our plans for Xamarin.Forms 4.0 and shared a public preview. Let’s now take a deeper look at the big changes, starting with Xamarin.Forms […]

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Connect(); 2018 Xamarin Announcements

Joseph Hill
December 4, 2018 Xamarin Platform, Xamarin.Forms

Today, at Microsoft Connect(); 2018, we have several exciting announcements about brand new capabilities and foundational improvements in the Xamarin platform driven by your generous feedback.    Visual Studio developers everywhere will enjoy updated stable releases of […]

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Xamarin.Forms 3.4.0: Say Hello to ImageButton

Paul DiPietro
November 15, 2018 Xamarin.Forms

As part of our long-term goal to have more frequent releases, we’re pleased to announce the release of Xamarin.Forms 3.4.0. As always, this release contains even more bug fixes and […]

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Xamarin.Forms and Zeplin: Speed Up Your Design to Development Process

Arnstein Johansen
Arnstein Johansen
October 23, 2018 Xamarin.Forms

This guest post was contributed by Arnstein Johansen, a Norwegian software engineer interested in mobile and web development. He works for Itema AS, a consultant agency in Trondheim, Norway and […]

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Xamarin.Forms 3.3.0: Little Things, Huge Difference

David Ortinau
David Ortinau
October 18, 2018 Xamarin.Forms

The Xamarin.Forms team has been working closely with our open-source community to help fill in the “little things”. Things you’ve told us are important to building your mobile apps and […]

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Xamarin.Forms 3.2.0 Released: Going Big with Little Things

David Ortinau
David Ortinau
September 17, 2018 Xamarin.Forms

Xamarin.Forms 3.2.0 continues the theme of previous releases to give you big wins by making little things much easier to do. The entire version 3 series has been about reducing […]

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Using the New Xamarin.Forms Controls Toolbox

Maddy Leger
Maddy Leger
August 24, 2018 Xamarin.Forms

Xamarin.Forms empowers you to deliver the same experience to multiple platforms. Using a set of UI elements abstracted from common mobile app controls, like text inputs and buttons, you can quickly create a functional cross-platform UI. Xamarin.Forms compiles these generic controls down to the platform-specific version, maintaining the native look and feel of your app. […]

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