Tag Archives: Xamarin

Week roundup

Last week recap and links: Xamarin test cloud included (60 mins) in every subscription Create blog header image with Canva 7 productivity tips. Use the right tool for the job. Image courtesy of kanate / FreeDigitalPhotos.net What are your best … Continue reading

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Microsoft TechDays 2015

With all the new stuff Microsoft has presented at Build, pushed to Azure and is going to release, I just had to go to TechDays. After an amazing keynote about zombies in the AppStore, the future of monetization (micro payments) … Continue reading

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Xamarin iOS development

I’m creating an app for personal use. Here’s what I’ve learned so far. Installation of the SDK and Xamarin is easy. Just download and install. I’ve chosen the starter (free) plan. To run the app without an Apple iOS Developer … Continue reading

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Week 3 roundup

Last week recap and links: Xamarin Test Cloud Video Series: Uploading Test Scripts and Viewing Mobile Test Results. Gave me a good impression of the Test Cloud. Octopus deploy did a blogpost on the Azure Tentacle VM extension. Started using … Continue reading

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Xamarin Visual Studio extension low profile

Our team is working on a large project that has clients for Web, Desktop, Android and iOS. The clients use shared libraries as advised all over the internet. Building for the mobile platforms is done with Xamarin on a Mac. … Continue reading

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Basic Authentication on the Mono framework

Use the NetworkCredential constructor with username and password as strings. The SecureString constructor resulted in a request without the password in the Authorization header.

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Week 44 roundup

Last week recap and links: Xamarin Test Cloud mini-hack on github. Finally a complete sample of the test cloud. Azure VM extension for Octopus Deploy. No need to write your own powershell or create a syspreped image anymore. Structuremap – … Continue reading

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