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58: Cake with Gary Ewan Park and Mattias Karlsson
Oct 17 • 70 min
Have your cake and eat it too! Build scripts have never been so delicious. We're joined by Cake team members Gary Park and Mattias Karlsson to talk about the Cake (C#) build system, the history of it, and what it all can do. After listening to this…
57: OpenMVVM with Stanko Nikolic and Bojan Misic
Oct 11 • 50 min
Yes, we're talking about another MVVM framework today, but this one comes with a twist! In this episode we talk to Stanko Nikolic and Bojan Misic about OpenMVVM, an interesting framework they've been working on that combines Xamarin and C# with HTML5 and…
56: MvvmCross Updates with Martijn van Dijk
Aug 22 • 38 min
It took a few years, but we finally did a show on MvvmCross! In this episode we're joined by Martjin van Dijk, one of the core maintainers of the project, to talk about where MvvmCross came from, what's new in it, and where it's heading!Special Guest:…
55: Embeddinating .NET Everywhere with Jonathan Peppers
Aug 14 • 34 min
Did you know that you can take your .NET code, including Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android views, even Xamarin.Forms, and reference them from native Objective-C or Java applications? In this episode we talk to Jonathan Peppers, an engineer on the team at…
54: Visual Crash Reporting with Alex Fishman
Jul 24 • 33 min
There is no shortage of options out there for doing error and crash reporting for mobile apps, but Bugsee takes a different approach, providing a more visual and deeper set of reporting and diagnostics. In this episode we talk to Alex Fishman, founder and…
53: Xamarin.Forms Update with David Ortinau
Jul 13 • 57 min
On this state of the Xamarin.Forms union, we are joined by long time Xamarin community member and now PM of the Xamarin.Forms team, David Ortinau. We discuss Xamarin.Forms becoming open source, XAML Standard, Forms Embedding (and Embedded Forms), Fast…
52: Mobile-Powered Baseball Scouting with Jeremy Raadt
Jun 28 • 40 min
Some jobs are just mobile by definition, such as talent scouts for baseball teams. The Minnesota Twins organization recently decided to embrace this and built a new mobile app experience for their scouts to help make their jobs easier and allow for…
51: React Native, Mobile Center, and Continuous Deployment with Ryan Salva and Joe Mellin
May 31 • 44 min
Heard of React Native but not sure what the hype is all about? We've got you covered! At Microsoft's Build conference we sat down with Ryan Salva and Joe Mellin from the Mobile Center team to chat through React Native, how it works, and how it compares to…
50: Building Great App Experiences with Matt Lacey
May 22 • 44 min
Designing great mobile experiences is much easier said than done, but is critical to the success of an application. In this episode we sit down with Matt Lacey to talk through what makes a great app experience, as well as some practical approaches and…
49: Bot Framework with David Hamilton
May 15 • 34 min
Chat bots are everywhere these days! While at Microsoft's Build conference we sat down with David Hamilton to talk about Microsoft's Bot Framework, and how it can help you start creating chat-based experiences for your users on a variety of platforms. We…
48: Mobile App Security Testing with Martin Alderson
May 9 • 27 min
How do you prevent your app from shipping with preventable security vulnerabilities? This episode we talk to Martin Alderson of Codified Security about their automated Mobile App Security testing service.Special Guest: Martin Alderson.Sponsored By:Raygun:…
47: Building Reactive Apps with Xamarin.Forms and F# with Rob Lyndon
May 1 • 50 min
In this episode we are joined by Rob Lyndon who is working on the Xamarin.Forms.Reactive.FSharp library. We talk to Rob about what Reactive programming is all about, and how it fits into mobile development. Rob goes into detail about what his library…
46: Visual Studio Mobile Center with Simina Pasat and Luke Kim
Apr 12 • 44 min
When it comes to developing and maintaining mobile apps there's a lot to think about, between building, testing, distributing, monitoring, and more. In this episode we dig into Microsoft's new Visual Studio Mobile Center, which provides a solution to many…
45: Azure IoT with Amanda Lange
Mar 27 • 47 min
Over the last few years the Internet of Things has taken over the world, but what is it and what can you do with it? In this episode we're joined by Amanda Lange to walk through what it is, what kinds of experiences you can enable, and how Azure can help…
44: Fluxing Up Your Xamarin Apps with Alex Dunn
Mar 6 • 38 min
The Flux architectural pattern has become increasingly common in front-end development, but did you know it's also applicable to mobile apps as well? In this episode we talk to Alex Dunn about Flux, what it is, why it's useful, and his experiences…
43: Enhance your IDE with MFractor from Matthew Robbins
Jan 23 • 39 min
Ever wish you could automate more simple tasks in Xamarin Studio or Visual Studio for Mac? Matthew Robbins' MFractor Addin may be exactly what you're looking for with several enhancements designed to speed up the Xamarin.Forms developer experience.Special…
42: Surviving The App Store with Amir Rajan
Jan 12 • 59 min
The App Store is a crazy place, so why not learn the ins and outs from someone who has been through it all? In this episode we sit down with Amir Rajan, developer of the hit game A Dark Room, to talk through his experiences building a successful game,…
41: Mobile Game Development and CocosSharp with Brent Edwards
Dec 29, 2016 • 54 min
Interested in trying out some mobile game development but aren't sure where to start? In this episode we talk to Brent Edwards about how he got started, and how CocosSharp makes it easy to dive in and start creating the next big hit game!Special Guest:…
40: Deep Linking and Branch with Sahil Verma
Dec 5, 2016 • 39 min
Deep linking is a great way to help provide engaging experiences for your users, but how do you get started? What can you actually do with deep links? In this episode we talk to Sahil Verma about deep linking and what Branch is doing to help app…
39: Serverless and Azure Functions with Donna Malayeri and Fabio Cavalcante
Sep 14, 2016 • 60 min
Want to know what this whole serverless thing is about? Learn all about it and what you can do with Azure Functions from Donna Malayeri and Fabio Cavalcante!Special Guests: Donna Malayeri and Fabio Cavalcante.Sponsored By:Raygun: Raygun provides error and…
38: Microsoft Graph API with Simon Jager
Aug 31, 2016 • 42 min
In this episode we learn all about the Microsoft Graph API from Simon Jager, and how you can build your mobile apps on top of its offerings.Special Guest: Simon Jaegr.Sponsored By:Raygun: Raygun provides error and crash reporting software for all…
37: Hybrid Xamarin Apps with Drew Colthorp and Shawn Anderson
Jul 25, 2016 • 55 min
Hybrid apps with Xamarin? You bet! In this episode we're joined by Drew Colthorp and Shawn Anderson to talk about why and how they converted their hybrid app, written in Ember, from Cordova to Xamarin.Special Guests: Drew Colthorp and Shawn…
36: Android Performance Tuning with Rabeb Othmani
Jul 12, 2016 • 32 min
In this episode we're joined by Rabeb Othmani to talk about Android Performance TuningSpecial Guest: Rabeb Othmani.Sponsored By:Raygun: Raygun provides error and crash reporting software for all programming languages and platforms including iOS, Android,…
35: Mobile Testing with Alexandra Marin
Jul 5, 2016 • 30 min
In this episode we're joined by Alexandra Marin to talk about Behavior Driven Development for Xamarin DevelopersSpecial Guest: Alexandra Marin.Sponsored By:Raygun: Raygun provides error and crash reporting software for all programming languages and…
34: Raygun Pulse with John-Daniel Trask
Jun 14, 2016 • 50 min
In this episode we're joined by John-Daniel Trask, founder and CEO of Raygun, to talk about Pulse - their Real User Monitoring solution for web and mobile apps.Special Guest: John-Daniel Trask.Sponsored By:Raygun: Raygun provides error and crash reporting…
33: Realm with Tim Anglade and Kristian Dupont
Jun 1, 2016 • 59 min
In this episode we're joined by Tim Anglade and Kristian Dupont from Realm, a mobile-focused database solution that recently launched support for Xamarin.Special Guests: Kristian Dupont and Tim Anglade.Sponsored By:Raygun: Raygun.io is the fastest and…
32: Bitrise with Barnabas Birmacher and Daniel Balla
Apr 19, 2016 • 41 min
In this episode we're joined by Barnabas Birmacher and Daniel Balla to talk about their continunous integration solution for mobile apps. Looking to get started adding CI for your apps? Listen in to find out how!Special Guests: Barnabas Birmacher and…
31: FreshMvvm with Michael Ridland
Mar 23, 2016 • 34 min
In this episode we talk to Michael Ridland about his experiences as a Xamarin consultant, and dig into his new MVVM framework made specifically for Xamarin Forms called FreshMvvm!Special Guest: Michael Ridland.Sponsored By:Raygun: Raygun.io is the fastest…
30: Hexagonal App Architecture with Chris Williams
Feb 16, 2016 • 37 min
In this episode we talk to Chris Williams about hexagonal architectures and how it applies to building cross-platform mobile apps. We dig into what the architecture tries to achieve, the benefits you get from approaching software design with it in mind,…
29: Push Notifications
Jan 25, 2016 • 53 min
This episode covers pretty much everything there is to know about Push Notifications. From Apple’s APNS to Google’s C2DM and GCM, learn about what they are and how they work. We also discuss the benefits and disadvantages of roll your own with PushSharp…
28: Behind the Scenes of Xamarin.Forms with Jason Smith
Aug 26, 2015 • 57 min
In this episode we're talking about Xamarin.Forms again, but this time around it's a bit different. We're joined once again by Jason Smith, lead developer of Xamarin.Forms, to take a look behind the scenes of Xamarin.Forms. We get into where it came from,…
27: Automated App Testing with Niels Frydenholm
Jul 7, 2015 • 47 min
Interested in getting started writing automated tests for your apps but don't know where to start? In this episode we're joined by Niels Frydenholm to talk about how his team set themselves up for success over at eBay.Special Guest: Niels…
26: Prism for Xamarin.Forms with Brian Lagunas
Jun 16, 2015 • 45 min
Prism has been around for awhile, and now you can take advantage of it in your Xamarin.Forms apps! In this episode we dig into what Prism is, why you'd want to use it in your mobile apps, and how it fits into Xamarin.Forms apps.Special Guest: Brian…
25: Performance Comparisons: Part Two with Harry Cheung
Mar 30, 2015 • 45 min
Performance is a huge and important topic, so one episode just wasn't enough. In this episode we talk to Harry Cheung about the performance tests he's been running to see just how all these different mobile app development approaches perform when it comes…
24: Cross-Platform Performance Comparisons with Kevin Ford
Mar 22, 2015 • 54 min
Ever wanted to know how different app frameworks and approaches compare with each other when it comes to performance? In this episode we spoke to Kevin Ford to dig into exactly that. Join us for a look at how the native SDKs, Xamarin, and Cordova compare…
23: Continuous Delivery for iOS Apps with Felix Krause
Feb 16, 2015 • 41 min
Continuous integration and delivery is commonplace in the web development world, but has been notoriously difficult to achieve with mobile apps. In this episode we talk to Felix Krause about his fastlane tools that aim to solve multiple pain points in iOS…
22: Designing and Consuming Modern APIs with Darrel Miller
Jan 26, 2015 • 70 min
When it comes to designing and consuming APIs there is no shortage of approaches out there. In this episode we talk to Darrel Miller about many of these approaches, and ways to design both sides in a modern way to help keep things maintainable and…
21: Learning iOS with Reinder de Vries
Jan 12, 2015 • 37 min
Learning to write iOS apps can be a daunting task, especially if you've never written any code before. In this episode we're joined by Reinder de Vries to talk about his approach to teaching people how to write iOS apps, and his experiences along the…
20: Mobile Web Performance with Tammy Everts
Nov 19, 2014 • 59 min
Performance matters, especially when it comes to mobile development. Join us as we talk to Tammy Everts about the ins and outs of mobile web performance!Special Guest: Tammy Everts.Sponsored By:Raygun: Raygun.io is the fastest and easiest way to track…
19: Exploring Runscope with John Sheehan
Oct 27, 2014 • 45 min
APIs have historically been difficult to debug and monitor, and Runscope was founded to help solve this problem. Join us as we talk to John Sheehan about what Runscope offers, and how developers can leverage it to make API development more…
18: Securing Mobile Apps with Troy Hunt
Oct 13, 2014 • 63 min
Security is more important today than ever, and mobile apps are no different. Troy Hunt joins us to talk about some common mistakes developers make when developing APIs and apps, and some practical approaches to securing them.Special Guest: Troy…
17: What’s New in iOS8
Oct 2, 2014 • 66 min
Join us again for our annual show discussing all the new features in the latest version of iOS! Mike Bluestein joins us once more, and there’s lots to talk about!Special Guest: Mike Bluestein.Sponsored By:Raygun: Raygun.io is the fastest and easiest way…
16: iBeacons
Sep 8, 2014 • 50 min
iBeacons are an emerging technology with a lot of exciting applications. In this episode we talked to Doug Thompson to dive into what they are, how they're used, and where beacons are heading in the future.Special Guest: Doug Thompson.Sponsored By:Raygun:…
15: Azure Mobile Services
Aug 27, 2014 • 53 min
Learn all about Azure Mobile Services from some fine folks at Microsoft. We sit down with Kirill and Yavor to talk about the many features of Azure, specifically relating to mobile!Special Guests: Kirill Gavrylyuk and Yavor Georgiev.Links:Azure Mobile…
14: Building Apps on the Cheap
Jul 28, 2014 • 36 min
Not every app has to have a massive budget. Kevin Knoop joins us this episode to talk about his experiences with building apps on the cheap. You'll be surprised how little his House Alarm app costs him to run!Special Guest: Kevin Knoop.Links:House Alarm…
13: Xamarin.Forms
Jul 14, 2014 • 40 min
Learn how to build cross platform, native apps using Xamarin.Forms! We talk to Jason Smith, one of the developers of Xamarin.Forms about the product, it's strengths and weaknesses over other MVVM libraries, and how to get started!Special Guest: Jason…
12: AppLinks are Riveting
May 30, 2014 • 29 min
Find out what exactly AppLinks are, how they work, and how you can use Rivets to add support for them to your own .NET apps.Links:AppLinks.orgXamarin Blog: Creating Connected App Experiences with AppLinks and RivetsRedth Blog: What are AppLinks?Rivets -…
11: Portable Class Libraries (PCL’s) with James Montemagno
May 5, 2014 • 38 min
James Montemagno from Xamarin discusses Portable Class Libraries with us. Learn what PCL's are, how to use them in your Xamarin projects, and what the Advanced PCL or Bait and Switch PCL trick exactly is (hint: use platform specific code with…
10: Couchbase Lite
Mar 25, 2014 • 63 min
Wayne Carter from Couchbase and Zack Gramana from Xamarin talk to us about Couchbase Lite for Mobile.Special Guests: Wayne Carter and Zack Gramana.Links:Couchbase LiteN1QL - New Query LanguageGetting Started GuideCouchbase Lite Xamarin Component
9: Marketing Yourself with John Sonmez
Feb 6, 2014 • 54 min
John Sonmez talks to us about the importance of building a strong personal brand in software development. John discusses not only why it's important, but how developers can get out there to start marketing themselves and building their brand.Special…
8: Ben Bishop’s Monkey Arms
Jan 24, 2014 • 50 min
Ben's been working on an interesting new framework called Monkey Arms which is inspired by Robot Legs for Flash.Special Guest: Ben Bishop.Links:Monkey ArmsRobot Legs Address Book SampleNuGet Package
7: The F# is for Frank Krueger
Dec 19, 2013 • 54 min
We force Frank Krueger to talk to us about F#!Special Guest: Frank Krueger.Links:Frank's Site/BlogXamarin PodcastiCircuitDave ThomasCalca
6: Jesse Liberty and Xamarin.Android
Nov 26, 2013 • 61 min
Jesse Liberty talks to us about his recent ventures into Mobile development with Xamarin.Android!Special Guest: Jesse Liberty.Sponsored By:Raygun: Raygun.io is the fastest and easiest way to track your application's errors and get the level of detail you…
5: MonoGame with Jonathan Peppers
Nov 4, 2013 • 49 min
We sit down with Jonathan Peppers from Hitcents to talk about writing Games using MonoGame and Xamarin for iOS, Android, Windows and more!Special Guest: Jonathan Peppers.Links:MonoGameMonoGame Adventure - Draw a Stickman: EPICHitcentsBattlepillarsDraw a…
4: Tracking Errors with Raygun
Oct 14, 2013 • 51 min
We sit down with John-Daniel Trask and Jeremy Boyd of Mindscape to talk about their Error Reporting service Raygun.io and how it fits in with Mobile and Xamarin apps.Special Guests: Jeremy Boyd and John-Daniel Trask.Links:RaygunMindscapeRaygun Xamarin…
3: Bettsing on Reactive
Oct 1, 2013 • 56 min
Paul Betts talks with us about all things Reactive: Reactive Extensions (Rx), Reactive UI (RxUI), and how they fit together in a Microsoft and Xamarin mobile world. Paul also discusses his Akavache and Splat libraries, and his new Live-coding…
2: iOS7 Loving the Tint
Sep 20, 2013 • 61 min
What’s new in iOS7? In this episode, we talk to Mike Bluestein from Xamarin to hear his thoughts on some of the new iOS7 API’s such as UIKit Dynamics, Sprite Kit, Text Kit and more! We also debate the merits of the new iPhone 5C, and discuss the other new…
1: Hello World
Sep 2, 2013 • 53 min
Our First episode! Introductions, iOS 7, Chromecast, Microsoft minus Ballmer, Why .NET Failed, Wearable tech, and Leap Motion!Special Guest: Nic Wise.Links:Xamarin PodcastiOS 7ChromecastWhy Microsoft .NET FailedLeapMotion