Xamarin.Forms 101: Command Parameters | The Xamarin Show

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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 passing parameters into commands with MVVM.  Show […]

Share (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 Essential API of the week we take a look at Share, which enables you to easily share links and text to other applications using share dialogs. Show Notes: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Share Documentation Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and […]

App Information (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 Essential API of the week we take a look at App Information, which enables you to query application information such as name, package name, version number, and even show the settings user interface. Show Notes: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation App […]

Battery (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 Essential API of the week we take a look at Battery, which enables you to check the device battery level’s, register for change events, and see if and how the device is being charged. Show Notes: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation […]

Azure Blockchain Development Kit for Mobile Apps | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in Android, Azure, Azure Blockchain, blockchain, Cloud, iOS, Xamarin

This week, James is joined by friend of the show Marc Mercuri, Program Manager on the Azure Blockchain Development Kit Team, who introduces us to the world of blockchain. He shows us a full end to end scenario of why and how you would use blockchain in applications. He then walks us through the new Azure Blockchain Development […]

Preferences (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 Essential API of the week we take a look at Preferences, which enables you to store application preferences in a key/value store. Show Notes: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Preferences Documentation Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and his weekly development podcast Merge […]

Connectivity (Essential 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 Essential API of the week we take a look at Connectivity, which enable you to check device internet connectivity, connection type, and register for changes to connectivity. Show Notes: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Connectivity Documentation Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and […]

Visual Azure Provisioning From a Whiteboard | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in Android, Artificial Intelligence, Azure, bot framework, iOS, Xamarin, Xamarin.forms

On this week’s Xamarin Show, James is joined by good friend Christos Matskas who shows off a beautiful Xamarin application that is infused with AI to generate a full Azure backend just by drawing pictures on a white board. You don’t want to miss this mind blowing demo and walkthrough of the code. Show Notes: […]