Color Converters (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

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Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at built in color converters and helper methods simplifying development. Show Links: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Color Converters API Documentation Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and his weekly podcast Merge Conflict. Follow @JamesMontemagno Never […]

Flashlight (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

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Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at the Flashlight API to turn on and off the light on a device. Show Links: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Unit Converters API Documentation Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and his weekly […]

Unit Conversion (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

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Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at the built in unit converters to easily convert…. units of measure! Show Links: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Unit Converters API Documentation Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and his weekly podcast Merge Conflict. […]

Launcher (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

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Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at the Launcher API to directly deep link into your app or other apps on the users device. Show Links: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Launcher API Documentation Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and […]

Vibration (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

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Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at the Vibration API to enable you to easily turn on and off the vibration feature on mobile devices. Show Links: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Vibration API Documentation Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, […]

Phone Dialer (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

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Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at the Phone Dialer API enabling your app to open the default phone dialer to enable your users to place a phone call. Show Notes: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Phone Dialer API Documentation Source Code […]

SMS (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

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Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at the SMS API enabling your app to open the default SMS application with an optional specified message to send to a recipient. Show Notes: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation SMS API Documentation Source Code […]

Email (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

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Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at the Email API to enable you to open the default e-mail application pre-filled with recipients, subject, body, and even attachments! Show Notes: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation Email Documentation Source Code Find James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and […]

MainThread (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

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Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at the MainThread API to enable you to check if the code you are about to execute will run on the main user interface thread and a way to invoke code on the main thread if it […]

File System Helpers (Xamarin.Essentials API of the Week) | The Xamarin Show

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Xamarin.Essentials provides developers with cross-platform APIs for their mobile applications. On this week’s Xamarin.Essential API of the week we take a look at the File System Helpers API which contains a series of helpers to find the application’s cache and data directories and open files inside of the app package. Show Notes: Xamarin.Essentials Documentation Xamarin.Essentials Getting Started Documentation File […]