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Xamarin 4 By Example

By : Matteo Bortolu, Engin Polat, Mark Radacz
Book Image

Xamarin 4 By Example

By: Matteo Bortolu, Engin Polat, Mark Radacz

Overview of this book

The mobile app market is increasing exponentially every year. Xamarin Studio with its modern and powerful IDEs makes creating applications a lot easier by simplifying the development process. Xamarin will allow you and your team to create native applications by taking advantage of one of the most evolved programming language in the world: C#. This book will provide you with the basic skills you need to start developing mobile apps using C# and Xamarin. By working through the examples in each chapter, you will gain hands-on experience of creating a complete app that is fully functional by all means. Finally, you will learn to publish the app you created on the app market. Each project in this book will take you one step closer to becoming a professional app developer.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Xamarin 4 By Example
About the Authors
About the Reviewers
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Chapter 1. Getting Started with Xamarin

Ladies and gentlemen, this is Engin and Matteo and we are your chief flight attendants. On behalf of Xamarin Developers Crew, welcome aboard! This is a non-stop service from C# to multiplatform mobile development. Our flight time will be as long as you prefer. We will be exploring exciting examples, trying to cover all the basic and some advanced topics of mobile development. Now make sure your seat and desktop are in the most comfortable position. At this time, we request that all electronic devices be switched in to developer mode. You will find this and all the other useful information in the book located in front of you. We strongly suggest that you read it before take-off. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to e-mail us. We wish you all an enjoyable flight.