5 Reasons Why LINQ Can Be Addictive For Every .Net developer

Hello everyone, today we are going to discuss the reasons why LINQ can be addictive. I’m a .Net developer and ever since I learned LinQ and mastered it, I just can’t give up on it. I feel like saying LINQ is one the best addition made to an Object Oriented Programming language. If you are…

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LiteDB on Xamarin Forms as an Alternative to SQLite

Hello guys what’s up ?. When building a Xamarin Forms application, persisting data locally is done mostly with SQLite. SQLite is widely used to persist data in mobile applications. While SQLite is widely used and there are libraries which function as ORM for interactions with SQLite databases in .Net applications, you may need another solution…

Brief Javascript ES6 Tutorial For Beginners Part II

Hello Friends. Today we will be looking at part 2 of the JavaScript ES6 Tutorial. Last week we talked about ES6 and the amelioration brought to it as compared to the previous JavaScript version. And I also mentioned I got the knowledge used for the this tutorial from Udacity’s ES6 Course. Thanks to the Google…

Brief Javascript ES6 Tutorial For Beginners Part I

Hey, What’s up ?. Today we are going to talk about something different that is “Javascript”. Yeah, I know This blog seemed to be dedicated to Xamarin. Since most posts are about Xamarin. But today we will dive into something different as I said before. Anyone following this blog might be wondering why I’m writing…

Icons with Font Awesome 5 in Xamarin Forms

Hello friends, as mobile or desktop app developers, I’m  sure you have faced several difficulties with icons. I mean finding a uniform set of icons. Beautiful icons. Icons with colors which could be customized and sizes changed at your will. Well, if you were looking for a solution to this, then stop searching. You have…

10 Common Challenges Faced by Xamarin.Forms Beginners and Possible Solutions

Hello Friends, I remember when I first heard about Xamarin.Forms. As a .Net developer, discovering a tool which will let you leverage your .Net skills to build cross platform applictions. I literally had water in my mouth 🤤.  As an excited beginner, I went directly to Google and learned everything I could about Xamarin.Forms. Then Bam…

Best Documentation and Publishing tools for Developers

As a developer, one of the biggest tasks is documentation not even the code you write. You might have an open source project that you will want others to contribute to but they can only contribute most at times if there is a documentation,being it PDF format or web format. Another worry can be writing…

How to Build a Native Xamarin.Forms Custom Modal Popup

Hello, friends. You might have noticed that when building Xamarin.Forms applications, you can only call extremely simple modal, popups, or dialog (these words will be used interchangeably). These popups are used only for very simple scenarios such as displaying information or allowing users to select a set of predefined options only. Where the need of…

Reactiveui ReactiveCommand without OAPH

Hello everyone, I’m writing this post to to add value to one of my existing posts. That is MVVM pattern with ReactiveUI and Xamarin.Forms .  Do you remember it ❓ No ❓ then you should go look read it, Yes ❓ then read this one carefully cause I’ll make good additions to it. Now let’s see ReactiveCommand OAPH. What are the amelioration…

Xamarin.Forms ListView Advanced Guide With MVVM

Hello Friends, If you have been building Xamarin.Forms applications, you surely have noticed that the ListView is one of the controls you will use most often. The ListView has several functionalities and serves primarily in displaying a list of data. Taking this into consideration, you will notice that data displayed on list views need to provide…