About the Show
Keep up with the latest in mobile development with the official Xamarin podcast. Join your hosts Pierce Boggan and James Montemagno as they discuss the latest and greatest in native cross-platform mobile development in C# with Xamarin.
Episode 45: Contributing to Xamarin.Forms, C# 7, Input Validation, Android's BottomNavigationView, and more!
August 11th, 2017
39 mins 29 secs
Microsoft, Xcode, android, apple, azure ad, azure functions, bottomnavigationview, c#, cosmos db, forms, google, ios, mvvmcross, prism, roslyn, unity, xamarin.forms
In this episode of the Xamarin Podcast, James Montemagno and Pierce Boggan cover the latest mobile .NET development news, including how to get started contributing to Xamarin.Forms, C# 7 tips & tricks, validating user input, Android's BottomNavigationView, and new Xamarin releases.
Episode 44: Building Apps with iOS 11, Visual Studio for Mac, and Mobile Center
July 28th, 2017
36 mins 2 secs
Microsoft, android, android support libraries, apple, google, guitar center, iOS 11, ios, mfractor, mobile center, nintendo switch, urban refuge, visual studio
In this episode of the Xamarin Podcast, James and Pierce discuss the Xamarin iOS 11 web preview, the latest in Visual Studio for Mac, and our experiences using Visual Studio Mobile Center.
Episode 43: App Monetization, .NET Standard, Azure Cosmos DB, and more!
July 10th, 2017
42 mins 58 secs
.net standard, Microsoft, ads, cosmos db, in app purchases, media manager plugin, version tracking plugin, visual studio, xamarin, xamarin forms
In this episode of the Xamarin Podcast, James and Pierce fill you in on the latest Xamarin news, including how to integrate ads and in-app purchases into your mobile apps, migrating to .NET Standard, planet-scale apps with Cosmos DB, and more!
Episode 42: WWDC 2017, Fastlane, Xamarin.Forms Embedding, and more!
June 23rd, 2017
37 mins 56 secs
Microsoft, adal, android, c#, dotnet templating engine, fastlane, forms embedding, ios, lottiefiles, microsoft graph, msal, wwdc, xamarin, xamarin.forms
In this episode of the Xamarin Podcast, Pierce is joined by James Montemagno, Principal Program Manager for Mobile Developer Tools at Microsoft, to recap the latest news for Xamarin developers, including our thoughts on WWDC 2017, new features in Visual Studio and Visual Studio for Mac, why Xamarin.Forms Embedding matters, and more.
Episode 41: Previewing Xamarin.Forms 3.0
May 26th, 2017
36 mins 40 secs
Microsoft, android, c#, fast renderers, gtk#, ios, layout compression, macos, wpf, xamarin, xaml, xaml standard
In this episode of the Xamarin Podcast, Pierce and David walk you through the early preview of Xamarin.Forms 3.0, announced at Microsoft Build 2017. Learn about new ways you can use Xamarin.Forms in your apps, speed and performance enhancements, and what new platforms are coming to Xamarin.Forms.
Episode 40: Exploring the Android Support Libraries & Google Play Services
May 4th, 2017
49 mins 28 secs
Microsoft, android, android support libraries, c#, forms, google, play services, xamarin
In this episode of the Xamarin Podcast, James Montemagno is joined by Jon Dick of the Xamarin components team to discuss the Android Support Libraries and Google Play Services. Don't miss this super informative episode overviewing what these important libraries are, why they are necessary, what's new, and how to use them in your apps today.
Episode 39: Building Up to Build
April 18th, 2017
36 mins 37 secs
Microsoft, android, forms, ios, keystore, macos, mobile center, performance, tls, visual studio, visual studio for mac, xamarin, xamarin university
In this episode of the Xamarin Podcast, Pierce Boggan is joined by James Montemagno to discuss what is new for Xamarin developers, including new features in the latest Visual Studio for Mac preview, Xamarin.Forms 2.3.4/2.3.5-pre, and updates to Visual Studio Mobile Center.
Episode 38: Xamarin.Forms 2.3.4 & Beyond
April 7th, 2017
32 mins 35 secs
2.3.4, Microsoft, bindable picker, david ortinau, evolution forum, forms, nightly builds, onidiom, performance, pierce boggan, quality, roadmap, visual studio, visual studio for mac, xamarin, xamarin studio, xamarin.forms, xamlc
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.
Episode 37: Enhanced XAML Productivity with MFractor
March 24th, 2017
32 mins 20 secs
Microsoft, addins, android, apple, c#, code generation, extensions, google, ios, mobile dev, roslyn, visual studio, visual studio for mac, xamarin, xamarin studio, xaml
In this episode of the Xamarin Podcast, Pierce Boggan is joined by Matthew Robbins to discuss his XAML productivity tool MFractor, building addins for Xamarin Studio, code generation with Roslyn, and his journey from idea to product.
Episode 36: What's New in Xamarin - Cycle 9, Visual Studio 2017, and more!
March 10th, 2017
38 mins 43 secs
Microsoft, android, apple, c#, cycle 9, google, intellisense, ios, mobile dev, netstandard, templates, visual studio, visual studio for mac, xamarin
In this episode of the Xamarin Podcast, James Montemagno and Pierce Boggan announce some exciting changes surrounding the Xamarin Podcast and cover what's new in Xamarin, including the stable release of Cycle 9, the upcoming Visual Studio 2017 launch, and more.
Episode 35: Mobile App Design with David Ortinau
January 9th, 2017 | 44 mins 47 secs
This week on the Xamarin Podcast, we are joined b…
Episode 34: What's New in Xamarin.Forms 2.3.3
October 31st, 2016 | 21 mins 24 secs
This week on the Xamarin Podcast, Mike James and …
Episode 33: iOS 10, iPhone 7, Apple Watch Series 2, and more!
September 12th, 2016 | 36 mins 22 secs
In this edition of the Xamarin Podcast, Mike Jame…
Episode 32: Identity Management in Mobile Apps
August 22nd, 2016 | 31 mins 35 secs
In this edition of the Xamarin Podcast, Pierce (@…