How to set ImageView ScaleType to TOPCROP

Yesterday I have had the need to align TopCrop an image inside an Android ImageView. Unfortunally Android ImageView doesn’t allow this crop style, so I have implemented it by my own starting from a java sample. you can find the source code here:   

Engineering Caledos Runner – Code Reuse Metrics

Caledos Runner for Android
Caledos Runner for Android

This post is the first of a series with the objective to share the experience on multiplatform development I’ve collected working on Caledos Runner’s: a medium-sized fitness app currently publicly available on the Google Play Store. The app is part of a side project on which I and Domenico have been working for some time,…


Read heart rate from BLE device using Xamarin on Android

in this sample I use the library found in xamarin-bluetooth-le to read heart rate and battery level from a Polar H7. I have used this sample to test the integration of BLE Heart Rate Characteristics reading for Caledos Runner for android. Hope you enjoy reading it as much as I have enjoyed writing it:-) All…

Demo Xamarin PebbleSport integration app

If you are looking for a Xamarin Android sample that show how to manage the Pebble Sport app from a Xamarin Project, I have just released on github a sample for you!:-)   Because I haven’t found out there any sample that shows to use Pebble SDK from Xamarin, I decided to write this…