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Xamarin at university level – our first student workshop

Maurice Markvoort Event Reports, Meetups Leave a Comment

As a recent graduate, I’ve noticed first-hand that training in the C# programming language isn’t offered very often by universities. And Microsoft Xamarin isn’t usually offered as a course at all! To help bridge the gap for students looking to become Xamarin app developers, we decided to offer free on-campus workshops. We recently held our first workshop at Saxion University …

Xamarin meetup Hengelo

Get Started with Microsoft Xamarin

Kasia Krzyzanowski Leave a Comment

Interested in learning to develop your own cross-platform mobile apps using Microsoft Xamarin? Then this meetup is for you! Featuring Microsoft MVP Martijn van Dijk and our own Xamarin University-certified trainers, this edition of our regular Xamarin meetup is aimed at developers of all levels who are new to Xamarin, and will give you an overview and deep dive into …

Expo hub at Build 2017

Highlights of Build 2017: from Xamarin Live to Microsoft Graph

XABLU HQ Industry Events, Insights

Is your head still spinning from all those announcements at Microsoft Build 2017? Ours are. This edition was made even more exciting because we were physically present at Build with our own XABLU booth! We used Build to introduce our Visual Studio extension called XabluCross for MvvmCross. Designed for developers who use MvvmCross as their architectural framework, it provides all …

Build 2017

Solutions Spotlight at Microsoft Build 2017

Kasia Krzyzanowski Leave a Comment

XABLU at Microsoft Build 2017 We’re excited to take part in Microsoft Build 2017, where we’ll showcase our XabluCross extension for Visual Studio. We’ll have a Solutions Spotlight booth on Thursday, May 11th in the Expo Hub. You’ll have the chance to watch our brand new XabluCross video and learn more about the extension. Where to find us: Time: 10:00am …

Visual Studio 2017 Launch Event

XABLU HQ Events

On March the 7th Microsoft will launch Visual Studio 2017 in a live broadcasted event. XABLU will host 4 events at the same time in different locations (Amsterdam, Eindhoven, Hengelo and Luxembourg) to watch the live stream and discuss all the new stuff being presented. On this evening we will also present our new Visual Studio extension for MvvmCross-based Xamarin …

Xamarin Partner Summit Amsterdam

Chris Lamont Event Reports

Intro Last week the Xamarin Partner Summit took place in Amsterdam. The Xamarin Partner Summit is a summit for partners of Xamarin funnily enough. Having the privilege of working with XABLU, a 100% Xamarin focussed company and a Xamarin premier consulting partner based in the Netherlands, we were duly invited. There were two possible tracks to take; Business or Technical …

.NET standard

XABLU HQ Insights

The goal of .NET Standard is “one library to rule them all”, or more simply, one set of APIs that can be used across platforms without compatibility issues. At the moment, developers targeting one of the .NET variants need to understand the underlying platform to be able to develop for it. What makes it even more complicated is that there …

TechDays 2016 wrap up

XABLU HQ Event Reports

XABLU attended TechDays 2016 with our ‘100% Pure Xamarin’ story. It was really a blast to be in the zone where the action is happening. Over the last years Microsoft is making a big shift towards open source and being cross-platform; the vibration that this gives is amazing! It’s inspiring to see all these Microsoft partners sharing their knowledge on …