Category: Xamarin

Microsoft Development Technologies Demystified

Watch our free videos for a crash course on current development technologies. Last month, we held an event to provide updates and training on the latest development technologies from Microsoft. We’d like to share the content. Click the links for videos and repos designed to keep you on top of the technology curve. Visual Studio […]

Xamarin.Forms 4 and Its Time-saving New Features (Video)

What’s new and available for mobile applications like Xamarin.Forms 4? Oh, so much! Shell, Hot Reload, Hot Restart and Visual are just four of the new features in Xamarin.Forms 4 that will simplify and drastically reduce development time. Check out my full talk on Xamarin at IntelliTect’s 2019 event. Xamarin is Microsoft’s arm for mobile […]

Video: Is Xamarin Forms the Right Choice for Your Next App?

Using Xamarin Forms is a quick win according to Kevin Bost, Xamarin certified senior developer at IntelliTect and C# instructor at Eastern Washington University. Xamarin is Microsoft’s platform for building mobile applications. Using a shared C# codebase, developers can build android and IOS apps at the same time using the Xamarin.Forms library. It isn’t a […]

Xamarin Forms EnumBindablePicker

One of the controls missing from Xamarin Forms is a “BindablePicker” that allows you to dynamically bind an ItemsSource and SelectedItem from your view model. Fortunately, the Xamarin forums provide a solution to this problem found here: https://forums.xamarin.com/discussion/30801/xamarin-forms-bindable-picker The original implementation of this BindablePicker worked great as long as you had a list of strings […]