Submitting Your First Pull Request to Xamarin.Forms | The Xamarin Show | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in git, Xamarin, Xamarin.forms

This week, James is joined by friend of the show E.Z. Hart, Xamarin.Forms Engineer, who shows off how to send our first pull request to Xamarin.Forms (or any GitHub project) through GitHub.com, Visual Studio, and command line! Show Links: GitHub – Xamarin.Forms Blog – A Beginner’s Guide for Contributing to Xamarin.Forms Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and […]

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

Posted on Posted in Android, iOS, UWP apps, 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 built in color converters and helper methods simplifying development. Show Links: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Color Converters API Documentation Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and his weekly podcast Merge Conflict. Follow @JamesMontemagno Never […]

Best Practices – Advanced Async / Await | The Xamarin Show | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in .NET, Xamarin, Xamarin.forms

This week, James is joined by friend of the show Dean Faizel, Microsoft Mobile Customer Advisory Team Engineer, who talks us through the best practices when using async and await for mobile development. Show Links: Docs – Asynchronous Programming Docs – Xamarin Async Support Blog – Getting Started with Async / Await Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, […]

Best Practices – When to use async void | The Xamarin Show | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in .NET, Android, Async, iOS, Xamarin, Xamarin.forms

This week, James is joined by friend of the show Dean Faizel, Microsoft Mobile Customer Advisory Team Engineer, who talks us through the best practices of using async void and how to avoid it. Show Links: Docs – Asynchronous Programming Docs – Xamarin Async Support Blog – Getting Started with Async / Await Source Code […]

Best Practices – Memory Management & Profiling | The Xamarin Show | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in .NET, Android, iOS, Memory, Xamarin, Xamarin.forms

This week, James is joined by friend of the show Alexey Strakh, Microsoft Mobile Customer Advisory Team Engineer, who talks us through best practices for memory management and profiling of mobile applications. Show Links: Docs – Xamarin Profiler Docs – Cross-platform Performance Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and his weekly podcast Merge Conflict. Follow @JamesMontemagno Never Miss an […]

Best Practices – Async / Await | The Xamarin Show | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in .NET, Android, Async, iOS, Xamarin, Xamarin.forms

This week, James is joined by friend of the show Dean Faizel, Microsoft Mobile Customer Advisory Team Engineer, who talks us through the best practices of using async and await in mobile development. Show Links: Docs – Asynchronous Programming Docs – Xamarin Async Support Blog – Getting Started with Async / Await Source Code Find James […]

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

Posted on Posted in Android, 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 Flashlight API to turn on and off the light on a device. Show Links: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Unit Converters API Documentation Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and his weekly […]

Syncfusion Essential Studio and UI Kit for Xamarin & Xamarin.Forms | The Xamarin Show

Posted on Posted in Android, Controls, iOS, Xamarin, Xamarin.forms

This week, James is joined by friend of the show Prabakaran, developer at Syncfusion, who shows off the latest and greatest that Syncfusion has to offer for Xamarin developers. He talks through the latest controls in the ever expanding 145+ toolkit for Xamarin and Xamarin.Forms. He also talks about the new pre-made XAML templates part […]