Xamarin.Forms 2.3.4 & Beyond
About This Episode
In this episode of the Xamarin Podcast, Pierce Boggan is joined by David Ortinau, PM at Microsoft for Xamarin.Forms, to discuss the release of Xamarin.Forms 2.3.4 and what's on the roadmap for Xamarin.Forms moving forward.
01:30 - Introducing the new PM for Xamarin.Forms, David Ortinau
02:30 - What does a typical day look like for David as a PM?
04:30 - Release of Xamarin.Forms 2.3.4 to stable
05:50 - Performance & quality improvements
12:00 - Enhancements to XAMLC
13:50 - New bindable picker control
16:00 - Evolution forum for evolving the future of Xamarin.Forms
17:00 - OnIdiom support for desktop
22:25 - New "nightly" master builds for Xamarin.Forms and other fun ways of trying preview features
27:55 - What are fast renderers? How can they improve the performance of Xamarin.Forms apps?
Links & Show Notes:
- The Xamarin Podcast website
- Xamarin.Forms 2.3.4 Overview, Release Notes
- Feature Roadmap for Xamarin.Forms
- Evolution Forum
- Nightly Builds
- Pierce: Twitter, GitHub
- David Ortinau: Twitter, GitHub