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Xamarin.iOS hide keyboard

In this post we will look at how we can hide the keyboard after using it for entering data in a text field. Now when you come from another platform feature...

Integrating a WCF service in Xamarin.Forms

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) used to be the way how web services were created in .Net. Allegedly it comes at no surprise that many backend servic...

Xamarin.Forms Navigation with MVVM Light

I wrote this post a couple of years ago and while the implementation bellow worked for me in the beginning, I tended to reach it’s limitation rather qui...

Pushing a local repository to GitHub

I usually end up looking for these steps every time I write a blog post with a code sample that I in the end push up to GitHub. So the steps I do are: ...

Xamarin.Forms and MVVM

Xamarin.Forms allows to write UIs in XAML and also presents the options of using bindings to populate your UI with data. This again allows to write apps in...

Xamarin.Forms Grouped ListView

Presenting the user a long list of data e.g. persons in an address book can be a bit overwhelming as there is no structure for the user to guide him throug...

Xamarin.Forms extended splash page

An extended splash page comes into play when during startup external resources have to be loaded and displayed to the user. One requirement every mobile ap...