Videos

Behind the Scenes: How Chefs for Seniors uses Xamarin, HockeyApp & Azure App Service to Power its Daily Operations

1 year ago
Chefs For Seniors provides personalized in-home meal preparation for senior citizens on a weekly basis that aligns with dietary restrictions. The service includes grocery shopping, help with meal selection, in-home cooking, and companionship during meal prep. Currently, the chefs at Chefs For Seniors handle their planning and operations by carrying large binders with them to […]
Quick Dev: Developing on a Mac for C# Developers

Quick Dev: Developing on a Mac for C# Developers

2 years ago
In this Quick Dev edition, Shahed Chowdhuri and James Quick show us how you can develop with C# on a Mac. We’ll cover Visual Studio Code and Game Development, Web App development using ASP.NET, and cross-platform iOS and Android mobile application development using Xamarin  —  so buckle up and tune in for this demo intensive episode! […]
Quick Dev: How to Setup a Parse Server with Azure Managed Services

Quick Dev: How to Setup a Parse Server with Azure Managed Services

2 years ago
Amanda Lange joins James Quick for this edition of Quick Dev and in today’s episode they show us how we can setup a Parse Server with Azure Managed Services. Parse Server on Azure Managed Services, is an easy way for Parse developers to continue their work and concentrate on what they love to do, write […]

How to Get Started with Azure Mobile Apps for Android

2 years ago
Building your first Android app? Struggling with your cloud backend? If the yes, this tutorial is just for you. Our very own Technical Evangelist, Lisa walks you through the entire process of adding a cloud back to your app.  

(Part 4) Quick Dev: How to use Xamarin to Build iOS, Android and Windows mobile applications

2 years ago
In Part 4 of our special series on Xamarin, James Quick walks us through the authentication process when working with the Azure Mobile Apps service while using Xamarin forms. [0:52] Project overview [1:09] DEMO: Authentication and Azure Mobile Apps Follow the conversation @msdev Become a Fan @ facebook.com/MSFTDev Subscribe to our podcast via iTunes, Windows […]

(Part 3) Quick Dev: How to use Xamarin to Build iOS, Android and Windows mobile applications

2 years ago
In Part 3 of our special series on Xamarin, James Quick shows us how to add data to power our app. For our backend, he’ll use Azure Mobile Apps – a service that packages common services to mobile applications like data, authentication, push notifications, etc. – and then he’ll create a simple “ToDoItem” table that […]
Words Cubed – Robert Currie

Words Cubed – Robert Currie

2 years ago
Words3 Words³ is a 3­Dimensional word search game played worldwide against a multitude of players in 4-minute tournament style rounds. Azure Backend Design Words3 has a unique Machine Learning component that helps build better puzzles with every game played. Also, used Mobile Services for both gameplay stats and analytics. Game Premise Players attempt to locate […]
DAWT – Aaron Clifford

DAWT – Aaron Clifford

2 years ago
DAWT DAWT is a multiplayer VR action game with elements of Pac Man, Bomber man and other maze games from the 80’s. It features: Oculus Rift Support, controller support, destructible walls, multiple in-game powers (Dash, Bomb), multiple maze platforms, and a death match mode. Azure Backend Design The multiplayer VR action used Windows Virtual Machines […]

Episode 196: Migrating to Mobile Apps with Matthew Henderson

3 years ago
In this episode Chris Risner and Haishi Bai are joined by Matthew Henderson, Program Manager on the Azure App Service team.  Matthew joins us to discuss how you can migrate and upgrade your Azure Mobile Services into Azure App Service Mobile Apps.  Mobile Apps provides a next generation version of the backend for your mobile apps and provides […]

Azure Mobile Apps Updates for August 2015

3 years ago
Kirill Gavrylyuk comes to Azure Friday to show the latest Azure App Service updates as of August of 2015 and beyond. Mobile Services features are now integrated into Azure App Service and are available to subscribers are at no additional cost! We’ll see how to add Push Notifications to a Web Site running in Azure and push down to an iPad in this […]
Inside Windows Platform | How to Add Push Notifications to Your App

Inside Windows Platform | How to Add Push Notifications to Your App

4 years ago
In this video, Shen chatted with Yavor Georgiev from the Azure team about how easy it is to add push notifications to your Windows app, using Azure Mobile Services. Why would you want to use Azure? Well, if you haven’t built push notifications before, you may not be aware that even though there is the […]

Azure Mobile Services Offline Enabled Apps with Donna Malayeri

4 years ago
Donna and Scott having fun talking about Azure Mobile Services Offline Sync, and how to make apps offline enabled. Areas covered in this video:  Making a Windows Quick Start app offline-enabled  Using NuGet to add Azure Mobile Services SQLiteStore  Understanding the Sync code  Running the service  Handling conflicts Useful topics and links:  Microsoft Azure Mobile […]