As a mobile developer 90% of the time I work on a mac. Visual Studio for Mac is an awesome tool to create Xamarin mobile apps. More than not mobile apps are using services. You can use .NET Core to create APIs but deploying them isn't so easy on a
The documentation about ReactiveUI is getting better, but sometimes another point of view can make the click in your head. It took me a while before I could get my head around ReactiveUI. One of the reasons was that I couldn’t find my way in the framework. I
Microsoft is constantly optimising our productivity. Last year they announced mobile center. It is a bundle of services to help mobile developers with CI. Microsoft has been working hard to integrate the functionalities we already used (app distribution, crash reports, analytics,...). Last week I finally switched to the new platform
For an upcoming blog post I wanted to use a custom font for the title of my Xamarin Forms NavigationPage. Whether or not it is against the design guidelines is another discussion.
While you can easily set the BarBackgroundColor and the BarTextColor on a NavigationPage, changing the font can’t
After a complete reinstall of my mac and Xamarin Studio, I was quite surprised to see my Android simulator die on startup. No messages where displayed in the XS "Error" pad or "Deploying to device" pad. Just "Execution failed".
I opened up the AVD manager and started an