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Wallace McClure

Wallace McClure specializes in building applications that have large numbers of users and large amounts of data as well as user interface specific technologies such as AJAX, iPhone, and Android. He is a Microsoft MVP, ASPInsider, and a partner in Scalable Development, Inc. Wally has authored books on iPhone Programming with Mono/MonoTouch, Android Programming with Mono for Android, application architecture, ADO.NET and SQL Server, and finally AJAX.


Cross Platform Development with Xamarin

Developers want to reuse as much code as possible. Microsoft has created Portable Class Libraries (PCLs). Xamarin has integrated PCLs into their iPhone and Android development tools. As a result, one assembly (project) can be used across multiple pla...


Intro to iOS7 for C# Developers with Xamarin

iOS7 has recently shipped for the iPhone and iPad. Within the first 24 hours, it has been installed on 35% of existing devices. Xamarin has shipped same day support for iOS7. In this session, we'll look at: - What is iOS7? What makes it different fro...


Working with iOS 6

iOS6 is the latest version of the iOS operating system for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. With this new version of iOS comes the iPhone 5. In this Live Learning, we'll discuss how to support the new iPhone 5's display, support for social networks ...


Cross Platform Development with MonoTouch for the iPhone and Mono for Android

The iPhone and Android are dominant in the marketplace. The two platforms currently have 85% of the smartphone marketplace and are continuing to grow that marketshare. Developers are being tasked with targeting these two platforms. In this session, w...

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Xamarin and iOS 8, Part 2 of 2: New APIs

In this course, we will look at how to create an App Extension. Specifically, we will create a today app extensions that shows hot to create an app extensions with a countdown. Then we’ll look at how to use the TouchID to provide local authenticatio...


Xamarin and iOS 8, Part 1 of 2: 64 Bit Support and UI

In this course, we will look at the architecture of iOS, how xamarin is supporting 64 bits and what you need to do to update your applications. Next, we will look at the new features in UIKit. Some of these features include the new Xamarin Designer ...


Xamarin Cross Platform, Part 2 of 2: Data Access

Applications live on data. These applications can vary from an online social network service, to a company’s internal database, to simple data, and all points in between. This Course will focus on how to easily access data on the device, communicat...

C#Cross PlatformMobileXamarin

Xamarin Cross Platform, Part 1 of 2: PCL and Razor

In this course we’ll cover cross platform mobile development using Xamarin. First we’ll cover Portable class libraries (PCLs). PCLs are tools provide .NET developers a way to share code between platforms with one library. PCLs help developers reduce...

C#Cross PlatformMobileXamarin

Xamarin iOS 7, Part 2 of 2: .NET and Visual Studio Plugins

With the new features from Xamarin, .NET developers have many things that they can work with. Xamarin has provided support for Visual Studio developers to write iPhone and iPad applications. Support for the asynchronous APIs in .NET 4.5, the .NET 4.5...


Xamarin iOS 7, Part 1 of 2: Introduction and Features

In this course we will look at a number of new features for iOS 7. These include the visual transition between views and a number of other new features. We’ll look at iBeacons and more options for background processes. iBeacons have the power to impr...


MonoTouch, Part 3: iOS 6 PassKit, Coding, and Events

So what is a PassKit, this course will introduce you to the PassKit , the types there are, the file structure, security and other items. Next you‘ll be shown how to create a PassKit manually with such things as provisioning, KeyChain access and othe...


MonoTouch, Part 2: iOS 6 User Interface

The User Interface (UI) has become a very important part of any application. This course will cover application UI in iOS 6. You will see the UI refresh control and how to have the UI refresh in an application. Then you will look at UI collection vi...



Cross Platform Development with Xamarin

This week Wally McClure presented the webinar Cross Platform Development with Xamarin.


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