Making DevOps Easy with Mobile.BuildTools

Making DevOps Easy with Mobile.BuildTools
It's been quite a journey if I'm honest. In fact as I look back over the last several years it's really crazy too look at what the Mobile.BuildTools has transformed into from it's humble origins as a collection of PowerShell scripts I was tired of rewriting every time I started a new app. Spoiler, the Mobile.BuildTools 2.0 does so much for you over what 1.x could do I had to put together a full docs site and json schemas for the configuration so that I could remember it all. [More]

Icon Fonts made Easy

Icon Fonts made Easy
Coming from a Pre-Xamarin background of web development, I have always loved fonts like Font Awesome [More]

Using Dependency Injection Everywhere

Recently I started putting together some extensions to make my life even easier with Dependency Inje [More]

Using "Unsupported" DI Containers with Prism

Developers around the world rely on Prism to build some pretty amazing apps. When I first saw Prism [More]

Developer Toolkit for Visual Studio Mac

Several years ago when I was still just a web developer wanting to break into mobile development, I [More]

Prism 7.1 Preview 3

Today we released the 3rd Preview for Prism 7.1. This is a very significant release for us and conta [More]

Prism 7.1 Preview 1

Maintaining a library can be exceptionally difficult. As time progresses new demands arise that were [More]

Prism for Xamarin Forms Preview 3

So much goes into developing a Xamarin Forms application, and Prism for Xamarin Forms is continuing to make your mobile development a little easier. Today we released Preview 3 for Prism 7, and a lot has happened since I published the Sneak Peak and the changes to Autofac. [More]

Xamarin Forms UI Development Made Easy with LiveXAML

Xamarin Forms UI Development Made Easy with LiveXAML
I'm all about working with XAML in my Xamarin Forms apps. For developers coming from a WPF background, there has been some great tooling for visually styling your XAML tools for years. Xamarin Forms of course isn't so cut and dry for the obvious reason that we're dealing with a UI Abstraction. Chances are you've probably heard about Xamarin's Live Player. To be honest I think it's a cute idea, but really lacks what you need to be most productive. [More]

Prism Template Pack in Visual Studio for Mac

Prism Template Pack in Visual Studio for Mac
Prism users have long enjoyed some great Template packs available for Visual Studio and Xamarin Studio. Visual Studio for Mac though has been a real challenge due to problems with the Mono Addins site not building the Prism Addin. It's been a very common request among our Mac users to get this support back. [More]