What started as a small little post on backing up Android shared preference files turned into something a bit … bigger. So back on up into a comfy chair and come on a little exploration of Android shared preference files, BackupAgents, BackupAgentHelpers and everything in between!
Can one book fill in all the blanks of not having a CS degree? A review of The Imposter’s Handbook by Rob Conery.
Bots! They’re the new hot thing – but to write a bot for each service you want it to run on … Skype, Slack, Facebook Messenger, etc, etc, etc … that’s a pain … or is it? Come on in and explore the Microsoft Bot Framework!
Eventually we’re going to have to add printing functionality to one of our apps – it’s inevitable. Find out a very easy way to do so from Xamarin.Forms with this post!
The preferred (in my opinion) API signature to create custom bindable properties has been deprecated in Xamarin.Forms! Let’s see what the one looks like and the differences in usage…
The previous post on Xamarin.Forms view model first navigation is all well and good … until you try to use it with a master-detail layout … then it breaks down. We fix that in this post, add some new convenience features, and answer some common questions to the view model first navigation library.
Don’t let this one gotcha get you when developing Xamarin.Forms apps with shared projects!
Some thoughts and impressions of Xamarin’s Evolve 2016 conference. Including the best part (spoiler alert, I spoke!)
With Microsoft’s HUGE announcement that Xamarin will be included in all levels of Visual Studio – here are some things that you should know about mobile development as you start with Xamarin.
Keep the presentation layer out of the view model layer in Xamarin Forms with view model first navigation!
Code Mill Technologies is a small software development company out of Madison, WI started by Matt Soucoup. Code Mill specializes in Xamarin and web development working to build useful and intuitive software for its clients. This blog is where Matt pontificates thoughts on Xamarin and the related community, and will provide tutorials on mobile development.
Code Mill is the first Xamarin Authorized Partner in the state of Wisconsin – and Matt is pretty darn proud of that.