Creating Mobile Apps with Xamarin.Forms (Charles Petzold)

 
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Creating Mobile Apps with Xamarin.Forms (Charles Petzold)

Writing applications for Xamarin is covered in this third edition, which now has 27 chapters. In May 2014, Xamarin announced Forms, a new mobile development platform for iOS, Android, and Windows phones. Xamarin.

With Forms, you can create shared XAML and C# user interface code that corresponds to native controls on these three platforms.

With Xamarin.Forms, you can create shared user-interface code in C# and XAML, which corresponds to native controls on these three platforms. (This ebook's final version will be released in the spring of 2015)

This ebook is intended for C# programmers who want to create apps using just one code base for the three most widely used mobile operating systems: iOS, Android, and Windows Phone. Xamarin. For programmers who intend to use C# and Xamarin in the future, Forms is also useful. Xamarin and iOS. Targeting the native application programming interfaces (APIs) of various systems with Android libraries. Xamarin. In order to get started with these platforms or to build a prototype or proof-of-concept application, forms can be quite helpful.

This ebook makes the assumption that you are familiar with C# and the.NET Framework. The ebook slows down a bit when discussing some C# and.NET capabilities that might be unfamiliar to more modern C# programmers. In Chapter 3, the async keyword and await operator are introduced after a description of how to do asynchronous programming using conventional callback techniques.

Ebook Details

About the Authors
Charles Petzold wrote the classic Programming windows, which is presently in its fifth edition and one of the most pleasant-regarded and widely used programming books of all time. He became commemorated in 1994 with the windows Pioneer Award, supplied by means of Microsoft founder Bill Gates and Windows magazine.
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Published Date / Year
3rd edition (March 31, 2016)
eBook Format
ePub, Mobi, PDF (1187 pages, 58.8 MB)
ISBN-10
B00NXYJ8DK
ISBN-13
978-1-5093-0297-0

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