Getting started building an iOS Offline App using

This a post based on my colleague Anze Vodovnik demo at this Cambridge Hack The following is a short step by step tutorial on how to build a .NET core application and run this on Apple iPhone X with no connectivity Getting Started To get started, go to You’ll be greeted by a…


Microsoft Custom Vision API and Intelligent Edge with iOS 11

To enable developers to build for the intelligent edge, Custom Vision Service from Microsoft Cognitive Services has added mobile model export. Custom Vision Service is a tool for easily training, deploying, and improving custom image classifiers. With just a handful of images per category, you can train your own image classifier in minutes. With the…


Xamarin loves educators, too.

  If you are an educator at an accredited academic institution who is currently teaching (or planning to teach) a course related to mobile development, we’re here to help. We’ll get you up and running with Xamarin subscriptions, teaching materials, and complimentary Xamarin Test Cloud hours. Reach out to to learn more, or visit…


Microsoft HockeyApp–Distribute Beta Versions of your iOS, Android and Windows apps

The world’s best developers develop the world’s best apps for iOS, Android, OS X, and Windows on HockeyApp. Distribute beta versions, collect live crash reports, get feedback from real users and analyze test coverage. Bring DevOps to your apps by integrating with your existing build and work item management. Key features of Microsoft HockeyApp Distribution…


Windows Bridge for iOS. – Create Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps that can run on Windows 10 devices using iOS APIs and Objective-C code

Windows Bridge for iOS. The Windows Bridge for iOS is an open-source project that allows you to create Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps that can run on Windows 10 devices using iOS APIs and Objective-C code. You will need: A PC running Windows 10, with Visual Studio 2015 and the Windows Bridge for iOS installed….


ManifoldJS – Open Source framework that that can take a website and create an application for Windows, iOS, Android, Chrome, and Firefox

At \\Build 2015 Day 2 keynote John Shewchuk showed off ManifoldJS. What is ManifoldJS ManifoldJS uses the W3C Manifest for Web Apps to create the apps for a number of platforms. ManifoldJS Supports the delivery of native apps for iOS, Android, Windows 8.1, Chrome, FireFox OS, and now Windows 10. ManifoldJS runs as a command…


Windows 10 – Universal Windows Platform Bridges

Welcome to Windows 10 and our Four Universal Windows Platform Bridge toolkits that enable you to quickly bring your existing code base to the Universal Windows Platform and add capabilities such as live tiles, active notifications, and Windows Store in-app purchases. What are Universal Windows Platform Bridges? This year, Microsoft will release four Universal Windows…