Speaker: James Montemagno

Snack Pack 25: New .NET Standard Mobile App Templates in Visual Studio 2017

Welcome to The Xamarin Show Snack Pack Edition. A Snack Pack is bite sized episode that is focused on a specific topic and covered in just a few minutes. Today, we take a look at the new templates inside of Visual Studio 2017 to get started with Xamarin mobile development. Show Links: Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and his weekly […]

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Episode 37: .NET Standard Libraries with Immo Landwerth

This week, James is joined yet again by friend of the show Immo Landwerth, who shows us how to start sharing code with .NET Standard 2.0 Libraries. He walks us through exactly what .NET Standard Libraries are, how they work, and how to get started with a lot of awesome tips and tricks along the way. […]

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Microsoft Campus Tours – Inside the NEW Channel 9 Studio

A little bit over a year ago, Golnaz, Kaitlin, and Matthew crawled out of a windowless studio and saw the sun for the first time in years. Their old manager, Larry, decided to help rebuild a studio so they could see the sun more regularly. Thus, the new Channel 9 Studio was born. After a […]

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Episode 35: iOS Designer for Xamarin Updates with Alex Corrado

This week, James is joined yet again by friend of the show Alex Corrado, who shows off the latest and greatest updates to the Xamarin iOS Designer in Visual Studio. This includes new support for Device adaptation and a brand new constraints and frame editing mode. Alex walks through building a brand new screen from […]

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Episode 33: iOS Auto Provisioning Awesomeness with Oleg

This week, James is joined yet again by friend of the show Oleg Demchenko, Developer at Microsoft on Visual Studio for Mac, who introduces us to the re-imaged and brand new simplified workflow for automatic iOS device provisioning with fastlane. In the previous Xamarin Show Oleg introduced us to the first iteration of new device provisioning, but it has been revamped […]

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Episode 25: Unity Game Development with Visual Studio for Mac with Jb Evain

This week, James is joined by friend of the show Jb Evain, Developer Lead of Visual Studio Tools for Unity, who introduces us to developing games with Unity and Visual Studio for Mac.Unity is a game creation environment you can use to create high quality cross-platform games for all the major platforms: mobiles, desktops, consoles, AR […]

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The Xamarin Show 18: MFractor – Incredible Tools for Xamarin with Matthew Robbins

This week, James is joined by friend of the show Matthew Robbins, Microsoft and Xamarin MVP, who shows us through his incredible tools for Xamarin, MFractor.  MFractor adds several features so you can make great Xamarin and Xamarin.Forms apps faster. Matthew walks us through the awesome features including a comprehensive XAML analyses, XAML refactoring and code generation, […]

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The Xamarin Show 17: ReactiveUI with Michael Stonis

This week, James is joined by friend of the show Michael Stonis, Xamarin MVP and Development Lead & President at Eight Bot, who shows us a different way of development with Reactive Extensions (Rx) and ReactiveUI for Xamarin. ReactiveUI is a MVVM framework that integrates with the Reactive Extensions for .NET to create elegant, testable User Interfaces […]

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The Xamarin Show 16: Polished UI for Xamarin.Forms with Sam Basu

This week, James is joined by friend of the show Sam Basu, Developer Advocate on the Telerik team at Progress, who introduces us to Telerik’s DevCraft UI for Xamarin to create polished user interfaces. We discuss several roadblocks that developers run into when creating mobile applications and specifically focus on user interface controls that developers need […]

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The Xamarin Show 15: Appium Mobile Automation with Glenn Wester

This week James is joined by friend of the show Glenn Wester, Technical Solutions Professional at Microsoft, who talks to us about Appium-based automated mobile UI testing. There are many mobile automation frameworks to choose from when using Xamarin Test Cloud and we’re proud to show off another option to choose from. We’ll review our […]

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The Xamarin Show 14: DocumentDB with Kirill Gavrylyuk

This week, James is joined by friend of the show Kirill Gavrylyuk, Dev Manager on the DocumentDB team at Microsoft, introduces us to the brand new DocumentDB SDK for Xamarin Developers. DocumentDB is everything a mobile developer needs, a fully managed NoSQL database as a service that scales on demand, and can bring your data where […]

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Snack Pack 8: Visualizing XAML with the Xamarin.Forms Previewer

Welcome to The Xamarin Show Snack Pack Edition. A Snack Pack is bite sized episode that is focused on a specific topic and covered in just a few minutes. Today, we take a look at the brand new (and in preview) Xamarin.Forms Previewer for Xamarin Studio and Visual Studio.  The Xamarin.Forms Previewer enables you to see your Xamarin.Forms XAML […]

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