CryptoLicensing v2013 for .Net with Activation Console, Mono for Android Support

by Anand Narayanaswamy Follow 0 Followers on  Jan 27, 2013

CryptoLicensing v2013 for .Net includes license service activation console, new methods, properties with support for Mono, Android platforms including several improvements and bug fixes.


Mono Improves Aync Support and MonoDevelop Adds NuGet

by Jeff Martin Follow 11 Followers on  Jan 25, 2013

MonoDevelop now has integrated support for NuGet while the Mono project sees various improvements with release 3.0.3.


Xamarin is Bringing C# to the Mac App Store

by Jonathan Allen Follow 463 Followers on  Dec 19, 2012

Xamarin, makers of the popular MonoTouch and Mono for Android platforms, have entered into the Mac App Store market with Xamarin.Mac.


Math.NET Numerics with F#, Intel MKL and Vector Slicing Support

by Anand Narayanaswamy Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 05, 2012

Math.NET recently released numerics library with improved F# including support for Windows Phone 8 and vector slicing.


Build Cross Platform Applications with Xwt

by Anand Narayanaswamy Follow 0 Followers on  Nov 23, 2012 1

Xwt is .NET Framework based open source UI toolkit for Mono and .NET and is used for the creation of desktop applications that run on multiple platforms from the same codebase.


Mono 3.0 Adds Async, Improves SGen GC and More

by Roopesh Shenoy Follow 0 Followers on  Oct 23, 2012

Miguel De Icaza has announced the release of Mono 3.0, which comes with several improvements such as Async, better SGen GC, improved Eval API and .NET 4.5 compatibility.


Valgrind Support for MonoTouch

by Jonathan Allen Follow 463 Followers on  Oct 06, 2012

MonoTouch developers may now use Valgrind-based dynamic analysis tools on their iOS applications.


Entity Framework, Async – In Mono!

by Roopesh Shenoy Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 17, 2012

Entity Framework has been integrated into the Mono distribution as of 2.11.3 which means it can now be used even outside of the Windows platform. Mono also gets Async support on par with .NET 4.5.


Miguel de Icaza on ASP.NET MVC, Moonlight, and the Android Lawsuit

by Jonathan Allen Follow 463 Followers on  May 29, 2012

We had a chance to catch-up with Miguel de Icaza, founder of the Mono project and it’s new parent company, Xamarin. Some of the topics we covered include the future of ASP.NET MVC on Mono and the end of the Moonlight project.


MonoDevelop 3.0 – Better Code Completion, Performance, Quick-Fix Suggestions

by Roopesh Shenoy Follow 0 Followers on  May 21, 2012 1

MonoDevelop 3.0 has been released and there are several new features that focus on performance and developer productivity, especially for C# developers.


Xamarin’s Mono for Android Now Includes a Visual Designer

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  May 14, 2012

Xamarin has announced a visual designer for their Mono for Android development tool integrated with Visual Studio or MonoDevelop.


XobotOS: Android Build on C# Instead of Java

by Jonathan Allen Follow 463 Followers on  May 02, 2012 15

Xamarin, the current care takers of the Mono project, have released a prototype of Android with the Java virtual machine completely removed. In its place is the Mono for Android version of the CLR, with most of the Java APIs converted into C# code.


Simplified UI Development with MonoTouch.SQLite

by Jonathan Allen Follow 463 Followers on  Mar 27, 2012

When working with iOS and MonoTouch, you may find yourself needing to display data from a SQLite table. While this can be done directly by building up your own UITableViewController, the process can be quite time consuming with quite a bit of boilerplate code. Jeffrey Stedfast has found a way to reduce simple table binding to what’s basically a single method with MonoTouch.SQLite.


Introducing the Mono for Android UI Designer

by Jonathan Allen Follow 463 Followers on  Mar 26, 2012

Mono for Android will soon have its own visual UI designer. Currently a private beta is available; developers interested are encouraged to sign up for the Mono for Android Designer Beta program. We spoke with Lluis Sanchez, the UI designer architect, for more information.


Mono 2.11 Brings C# 5 Async Support

by Jonathan Allen Follow 463 Followers on  Mar 23, 2012

Mono 2.11 is the first of a series of preview releases designed to showcase the next version of Mono. Among other things there is an emphasis on compatibility with .NET 4.5 and C# 5.0.

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