.NET Core 2.1

May 30, 2018 by Rich Lander [MSFT]  We’re excited to announce the release of .NET Core 2.1. It includes improvements to performance, to the runtime and tools. It also includes a new way to deploy tools as NuGet packages. We’ve added a new primitive type...

Xamarin.Essentials: Cross-Platform APIs for Mobile Apps

When developing iOS and Android apps with Xamarin, developers can access every native platform API using C#. These bindings not only expose the platform APIs in C#, but add powerful C# features, such as async/await, events, delegates, and more. This is a huge...

Launching 3D Game Kit: Explore and Learn Unity in 3D

Aurore Dimopoulos and Kat Woolley, May 10, 2018 Asset Store Community Technology In February, Unity’s Content Team brought you The Explorer 2D Game Kit, a collection of mechanics, tools, systems and assets to hook up gameplay without writing any code. Now we’re...

Books on Xamarin

Xamarin development is constantly growing and evolving to meet the needs of developers. To help you find the right resources for your development education, we’ve curated a list of community books written about Xamarin. Xamarin Cross-platform Application Development:...