2017 is slowly coming to an end, which means it’s time for my traditional review of the passed year.
A common practice is bundling resource files like images or other files and ship them with the application. Apps written with Xamarin.Forms make no difference here. This post is showing a simple way to access those bundled resources/assets from within the Xamarin.Forms project.
Xamarin Forms 2.5 introduced a bug that prevents resource declaration in App.xaml like many of us are used to. This post shows a possible workaround.
In this post of my ongoing series about using MVVMLight with Xamarin Forms, I am going to show you an easy way to take control over the back button behavior that requires only a few lines of code.
In this editorial I sum up the reasons that brought me back to the iPhone as my daily driver.
In this post I am showing you how to implement an EventToCommandBehavior, which makes it very easy to get View events via Binding into a ViewModel.
In this post of my ongoing series I will show you a simple but effective way to implement navigation and modal pages in Xamarin.Forms MVVMLight applications.
Xamarin Forms is not always able to call platform specific code without some additional work to do. Thanks to the MVVM pattern, we are already familiar with the solution for this problem: Dependency Injection (DI). This post explains everything you need to know.
In this initial blog post about my new series of how I use MVVMLight with Xamarin.Forms I am showing you how to get the initial setup done, before we go into details in the following blog posts.