Posts tagged with "ui"

July 2, 2019 13:51 in Code

Create a kickass banking app using a BasePage in Xamarin

Have you ever had a scenario where using the built-in navigation bar and other UI elements simply didn’t cut it? Perhaps it’s been suggested to you by a designer that the default elements are just ugly. Simply roll your own and start using a base page!

June 7, 2019 19:48 in Code

Introducing Xamarin UI July

Fellow community member Luis Matos has recently held a Xamarin Month initiative. During the entire month of February, someone from the community / Xamarin team posted a blog about Xamarin-related topics. I would love to give the concept a shot as well!

May 21, 2019 16:50 in Code

A quick explainer: recent NuGet packages

Recently I’ve been pushing out a few NuGet packages with components that I use in my every day Xamarin work. This blog post is meant to give you...

April 3, 2019 11:53 in Code

Travel broadens the mind…

They say that seeing new places can work wonders for your creativity. I’ve recently gone on a trip to Seattle, visiting the Microsoft MVP Summit. With half an...

February 7, 2019 14:28 in Code

Creating an encyclopedia page in Xamarin.Forms

If you frequent this blog you probably know I like creating cool-looking stuff in Xamarin.Forms. Since that’s what I like doing, why would I stop? So here’s another...

November 30, 2018 16:45 in Code

Xamarin.Forms in Space!

As you may have seen from reading other content on this blog I dabble in the world of cryptocurrency. To help me on my position sizing I figured...

October 9, 2018 14:54 in Code

Creating a parallax carousel in Xamarin.Forms

A while ago I wrote a small tutorial on creating a simple carousel for your Xamarin.Forms app. That post also showed off a cool parallax effect on a...

March 19, 2018 16:17 in Code

Creating a simple but good-looking app tutorial

A lot of apps currently in stores have some sort of walkthrough or tutorial screen that walks you through the basic functionality of an app. Let’s see what...

September 20, 2017 12:14 in Code

Creating a good-looking Xamarin Forms UI: Spotify

It seems like people really like this kind of content, so I decided to keep it up for now. This is the third instalment in this series already...

September 11, 2017 11:47 in Code

Using Effects in Xamarin Forms

Developers can use Effects in Xamarin Forms to customize native controls and add some styling of their own. But why not simply use a custom renderer to achieve...

September 5, 2017 11:34 in Code

Creating a good-looking Xamarin Forms UI: Runkeeper

My previous post about creating a fancy Xamarin Forms UI was a whole lot of fun to do and I got some awesome feedback so it’s time for...