User Group Night - May 18, 2015 

Kevin Grossnicklaus
Developing Native (and Cross Platform) Mobile Applications with Xamarin.Forms

Come learn how you can leverage your C# skills and the Xamarin platform to build native user interfaces for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone all using a single code base. This talk will investigate and discuss the capabilities of Xamarin.Forms, which functions as a common UI library utilizing an abstraction layer above platform-specific controls. We will demonstrate how to build a simple application and easily compile the same C# code base into native applications on each of these three mobile platforms. We will also demonstrate how XAML can be utilized to define the UIs themselves.

Kevin is the President of a St. Louis-based consulting firm called ArchitectNow. He and his team spend their days developing great software and brainstorming the next great app ideas. Kevin has been recognized as a Microsoft MVP for the past five years and has just been recognized as an ASPInsider.


Monday, May 18, 2015
5:30 - 6:00 pm Food and social
6:00 - 7:30 pm Presentation
Location:
Three City Place Drive
Suite 1100
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
[MAP]
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  Discussions 

.NET meets Java meeting discussion, from Scott Spradlin, posted 9/25/2007 11:12 AM
Silverlight Session, from Sheila Shahpari, posted 4/3/2008 6:42 AM


  Beginner Developer Learning Center 

Microsoft recently launched the Beginner Developer Learning Center.  This is a great resource for anyone new to programming, or just new to development with the .NET Framework.


  Documents from Past Meetings 

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Craig Utley's October 31, 2005 Presentation Administrator Account 11/3/2005 Unknown Download
Denny Boynton's February 27, 2006 SOA Presentation Host Account 3/1/2006 589.17 Download
Denny Boynton's October 23, 2006 LINQ Presentation Administrator Account 10/24/2006 341.50 Download
Devin Rader's June 26, 2006 code Administrator Account 7/18/2006 272.82 Download
January Launch Event Materials Administrator Account 1/31/2006 7,839.74 Download
Todd Kitta, February 25, 2008, Office Business Applications Administrator Account 2/26/2008 1,262.67 Download
Todd Kitta's September 25, 2006 Presentation Administrator Account 9/27/2006 1,748.35 Download
Walt Ritscher's March 19, 2007 Presentation Administrator Account 3/23/2007 2,610.75 Download


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