Prism Modules for Xamarin.Forms | The Xamarin Show | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in Android, Coding, devtools, iOS, MVVM, Prism, Xamarin, Xamarin.forms

This week, James is joined by Dan Siegel, Microsoft MVP and Prism maintainer, who shows us a super cool feature of Prism for Xamarin.Forms to create modular apps. He shows how to create a modular application that is divided into a set of loosely coupled functional units (named modules) that can be integrated into a larger […]

File System Helpers (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in Android, Coding, iOS, Xamarin, xamarin.essentials, Xamarin.forms

Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at the File System Helpers API which contains a series of helpers to find the application’s cache and data directories and open files inside of the app package. Show Notes: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation File […]

App Center Distribution Enhancements And Auto Provisioning | The Xamarin Show | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in Android, Azure, Cloud, Coding, iOS, Xamarin, Xamarin.forms

This week, James is joined by friend of the show Amanda Chew, App Center Program Manager, shows us the latest features in App Center distribution for mobile applications. She also shows how to easily auto provision your iOS applications all from inside of App Center. Show Links: App Center Documentation: App Center Distribution Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, […]

Compass (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

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Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at the Compass API to enable you to monitor the device’s compass sensor to read the magnetic north heading. Show Notes: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Compass Documentation Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and his weekly […]

Xamarin.Forms 101: Dynamic Resources | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in Android, Coding, iOS, Xamarin, Xamarin.forms, xamarin.forms 101, XAML

Let’s take a step back in a new mini-series that I like to call Xamarin.Forms 101. In each episode we will walk through a basic building block of Xamarin.Forms to help you build awesome cross-platform iOS, Android, and Windows applications in .NET. This week we will look at how to use dynamic resources to change the value of a […]

Preferences vs Xamarin.Forms Properties (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

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Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at the difference between the Preferences API part of Xamarin.Essentials and Xamarin.Forms’ Application Properties. He shows off how they work, when would you want to use one over the other, and how do you get […]

Detect Shake (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

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Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at the Detect Shake API to help you detect when a user shakes a device.  Show Notes: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Detect Shake Documentation Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and his weekly […]