Gone Mobile

Your input and output for .NET Mobile & MAUI app development

About the show

All the latest in .NET Mobile & MAUI (formerly Xamarin) developer technologies, covering in-depth topics ranging from Android, iOS, macOS and Windows, to mobile marketing, design and more!

Episodes

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    113: What's all the fuss about Drawn Controls?

    July 15th, 2024  |  1 hr 9 mins
    dotnet, dotnet-maui

    Drawn UI vs Native abstractions sometimes feels like a tabs vs spaces debate. This week is all about pros and cons and everything in between around drawn controls from a .NET MAUI perspective!

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    112: The Tools & Libraries We Use

    July 8th, 2024  |  1 hr 8 mins
    dotnet, dotnet-maui

    Every developer has a set of go-to tools and libraries that they seem to always come back to. What do Allan and Jon have in their toolbox?

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    111: Configuration & Logging

    June 24th, 2024  |  58 mins 29 secs
    dotnet, dotnet-maui

    Does your app need configuration? How do you log data, crash reports, and telemetry? Does performance really matter (spoiler: yes it does)? Find out on this week's episode!

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    110: Tales from the Crypt

    June 14th, 2024  |  1 hr 10 mins
    dotnet, dotnet-maui

    Allan and Jon have seen some scary things, and survived to talk about them on this episode! Hear what frightening faux pas have developers committed in their Xamarin and MAUI apps!

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    109: Dependency Injection - Beyond the Basics

    June 7th, 2024  |  1 hr 58 secs
    dotnet, dotnet-maui

    Transients, Singletons, Scopes, oh my! Take a deep dive into dependency injection on this episode !

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    108: Architecture Patterns

    May 31st, 2024  |  1 hr 8 mins
    dotnet, dotnet-maui

    What's tired and what's wired? There's been a number of architecture patterns used in mobile apps over the years. This episode talks about some of them, as well as some new ideas for how to architect apps built across large teams.

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    107: IoT and Small Devices

    May 24th, 2024  |  1 hr 7 mins
    dotnet, dotnet-maui

    Microcontrollers, IoT, and small form factor devices are plentiful and cheap, and they can run .NET on them now too! This episode is all about them and experiences writing code for these devices.

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    106: Structuring Apps

    May 10th, 2024  |  1 hr 4 mins
    dotnet, dotnet-maui

    How should you structure your apps? How do we do it? Listen to find out, and agree, or maybe disagree?

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    105: Our Android and iOS Wish Lists

    May 3rd, 2024  |  1 hr 4 mins
    dotnet, dotnet-maui

    It's that time of year, WWDC and Google IO are near, and that means new iOS and Android updates. Let's talk about our wish lists!

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    104: The one about XAML!

    April 26th, 2024  |  1 hr 10 mins
    dotnet, dotnet-maui

    Love it or hate it, XAML is here to stay for awhile! Jon and Allan talk about the XAML good, the XAML bad, and the XAML ugly. There's no shame in using some type converters, but is there a better way?

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    103: Offline Data Sync: Cautionary Tales

    April 19th, 2024  |  1 hr 6 mins
    dotnet, dotnet-maui

    Mobile apps and offline data synchronization are a match made in where? Listen to some cautionary tales and experiences in building apps with offline data synchronization scenarios! Jon and Allan have the battle scars to prove it!

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    102: You should learn some MSBuild

    April 12th, 2024  |  58 mins 44 secs
    csproj, dotnet, dotnet-maui, inputs, itemgroup, msbuild, outputs, propertygroup, resizetizer, targetframework, targets, tasks

    You'll be eager to sprinkle some MSBuild magic into your projects after this episode!

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    101: Slim Bindings

    April 4th, 2024  |  52 mins 12 secs
    aar, android, binding, dotnet, dotnet-maui, ios, jar, maui, sharpie, xcframework, xcode

    Slim? Focused? Call them what you want, but we think this is a nice way to integrate native libraries on iOS (and android too) into your .NET MAUI app!

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    100: 100th Episode Celebration with David & Maddy!

    March 29th, 2024  |  1 hr 7 mins
    dotnet, dotnet-maui

    Special guests Maddy Montaquila and David Ortinau join us on this very special 100th episode of the podcast to talk about past, present, and future of Xamarin and .NET MAUI

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    99: Architecting Plugins and Frameworks

    March 22nd, 2024  |  1 hr 18 mins
    dotnet, dotnet-maui

    What does it take to build a plugin / framework / nuget /library, and why do we keep building them?

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    98: MAUI Blazor Hybrid Apps

    March 15th, 2024  |  52 mins 4 secs
    dotnet, dotnet-maui

    When a MAUI app meets a Blazor app and they like each other very much, they make a .NET MAUI Hybrid App! We talk about what this means, the advantages, and our experiences dabbling in this area of .NET