Tag Archives: Cross Platform Development

Using Application Insights for your Android App – with Visual Studio 2015

By | November 2, 2015

Application Insights helps us to track applications health in real time and let us monitor our application for usage, events and crashes.  Application Insights support multiple platforms including iOS, Android, Java , Rupy etc.  In this post, lets have a look how to start capturing telemetry information for your Android App.

Building your first end-to-end Cross Platform app – Part 4 – iOS App

By | September 1, 2015

Hello and Welcome again to the fourth part of the series.  Till now we have created Weather.Common (Building your first end-to-end Cross Platform app) and Weather.Windows Building your first end-to-end Cross Platform app – Part 2 – Windows Universal App) .  and a Weather.Android (Building your first end-to-end Cross Platform app – Part 3 – Android App) .… Read More »

Building your first end-to-end Cross Platform app – Part 3 – Android App

By | August 26, 2015

Hello and Welcome again to the third part of the series.  Till now we have created Weather.Common (Building your first end-to-end Cross Platform app) and Weather.Windows Building your first end-to-end Cross Platform app – Part 2 – Windows Universal App) . Now, we will be creating an android app which can run on phone and tablets, so let’s… Read More »

Building your first end-to-end Cross Platform app – Part 2 – Windows Universal App

By | August 25, 2015

Hello and Welcome again to the second part of the series. In the Part 1, Building your first end-to-end Cross Platform app , we have learned the building the Core  Till now we have created Weather.Common, from a blank Visual Studio 2015 solution. Now ,we will be creating windows 10 universal app which can run on phone, tablets… Read More »

Building your first end-to-end Cross Platform app

By | August 24, 2015

Building a cross platform app means way to develop an app which can run identically on more than one platform (like Windows, Android and IOS etc.).  This enable users of multiple platform to use your app.  If you have decided that building a cross platform app will be beneficial for you, then let’s start how we are going to… Read More »

How to Play Audio using MediaPlayer using Xamarin in Visual Studio

By | July 10, 2015

In the previous post (Audio Recording using MediaRecorder using Xamarin in Visual Studio),  we have seen how to record an audio. In this post we are going to see how to play audio using Xamarin. The Simplest way to play audio in android is using the inbuilt MediaPlayer class. Lets create the User interface for the App. Add a button in the Main.axml file,… Read More »

Audio Recording using MediaRecorder using Xamarin in Visual Studio

By | July 8, 2015

In the previous post of Getting Started with Cross Platform Development with Xamarin and Visual Studio series,  we have seen how to create a  simple List View. In this post we are going to see how to record audio using Xamarin. The Simplest way to record audio in android is using the inbuilt MediaRecorder class. In order to use MediaRecorder we… Read More »

How To Start Building Android App using Xamarin in Visual Studio 2013 ?

By | June 14, 2015

Xamarin is a cross platform mobile application development with C# as shared codebase, developers can create  native iOS, Android, and Windows apps using Xamarin tools. In this blog we will see how to write a simple Andriod Application using Xamarin in Visual Studio 2013. Before start building your application, you need to install Xamarin.Android in your development machine.