PODCASTS & VIDEOS
The recently released .NET 6 Preview 1 comes with a lot of new bits and bobs. We will use this pod to go over them and see what’s useful for us and what isn’t. Also, hairdressers are a booming topic right now.
Null Pointers 42: .NET 6 Preview 1 by Null Pointers
Every app needs to store data and it couldn't be easier than with SQLite-net for your mobile applications build with C#, .NET, and Xamarin! In today's video James takes a look at how to get started with storing data in a SQLite database and how to perform CRUD operations.
Adding a Database to Xamarin Apps with SQLite-net by James Montemagno
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 Contact Picker, that allows your users to pick contacts from the devices contact app and get information about the contact.
Contact Picker (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week)
In the same area as AsyncCommand and AsyncValueCommand, we also have the WeakEventManager and DelegateWeakEventManager in the Xamarin Community Toolkit. Don't worry about unsubscribing your events ever again and accidentally creating memory leaks.
In this episode I am joined by Brandon Minnick, Senior Cloud Advocate at Microsoft who has implemented all of the above and loves to tell you everything about it.
Xamarin Community Toolkit - WeakEventManager To Stop Memory Leaks! by The Xamarin Show