Showing PDF files in Xamarin.Forms

Show PDF files in Xamarin Forms

This will be just a quick-and-dirty blog on showing PDF files in your Xamarin.Forms application. I got the question from an Italian friend who wanted to implement this into an app, so I thought I’d share it with the rest of you! All code used in this post can be found here: https://github.com/jfversluis/pdfjs The problem Showing … Read moreShowing PDF files in Xamarin.Forms

[BOOK] Xamarin.Forms Essentials

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I’m back! As you may have noticed, I have been away for a little while with no new blogs or vlogs. But with good reason, and it’s called Xamarin.Forms Essentials! I have moved into a new home! But probably more important to you; I have been working on a new book as well and I’d … Read more[BOOK] Xamarin.Forms Essentials

Get more reviews for your Xamarin.Forms app with iOS 10.3

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With the introduction of iOS 10.3 a small, but rather useful feature was added. It’s called the SKStoreReviewController. This addition to the iOS framework can boost the number of reviews that you gather for your app. When you have released your app, it is always nice to get some recognition for it in the form of … Read moreGet more reviews for your Xamarin.Forms app with iOS 10.3

‘But without my voice, how can I…’ – Using DependencyService to implement Text-to-Speech

The Little Mermaid

If Ariel would’ve been born a few decades later (or existed at all, for that matter..), there would be no problem! She could just develop an app with text-to-speech capabilities and let that do the talking for her. In this post I will be looking at the DependencyService (documentation) and to demonstrate how that works I will … Read more‘But without my voice, how can I…’ – Using DependencyService to implement Text-to-Speech