PODCASTS & VIDEOS
Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week's Essential API of the week we take a look at App Actions, that allows you to add shortcuts to your app icons to launch your users into specific parts of your app.
App Actions (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) by The Xamarin Show
The Xamarin Community Toolkit is a collection of Animations, Behaviors, Converters, Effects and even controls for mobile development with Xamarin.Forms.
In this episode, Gerald has Javier on from the Xamarin.Forms team to give us an overview of what you can expect from the Xamarin Community Toolkit. He shows us samples from the sample app, how to implement a thing or two and even how to start contributing yourself!
Introducing the Xamarin Community Toolkit by The Xamarin Show
The idea of being able to have a conversation with our computing devices is nothing new. Going down memory lane to early IRC days all the way back to the present using AI to try and pass the Turing Test. In this episode we discuss our experiences, opinions and give our best Bot beep impression.
Null Pointers 37: Bots by Null Pointers
It's probably not often you need to draw a polygon, but when you do it's nice to know Xamarin.Forms 5 has primitive shapes at your fingertips. If you know the size of your visual need, that's great. But what do you do when you don't know the dimensions of the screen that your app is running on? This video shows you how to easily handle both cases.
That One Time You Need to A Polygon in Xamarin.Forms by David Ortinau