Xamarin Studio for Android Programming: A C# Cookbook by Mathieu Nayrolles

By Mathieu Nayrolles

Over 50 hands-on recipes that will help you get grips with Xamarin Studio and C# programming to strengthen market-ready Android applications

About This Book

  • Create Android functions with C# and Xamarin
  • Reuse your Android program to boost iOS and home windows cell applications
  • Leverage the easy-to-succeed recipes to take advantage of the most recent Android releases and enhance new applications

Who This publication Is For

If you may have already built an Android functions with Java and also you now intend to take advantage of C# and Xamarin Studio's features, or when you have by no means taken the dive into mobiles, then this publication is for you. it might be invaluable to have a few C# event so that you stick to the recipes during this e-book, even though wisdom of Android isn't required.

What you'll Learn

  • Build a GUI to your Android applications
  • Explore Android actions and comprehend configuration changes
  • Manage multiscreens, icons, and multimedia on your applications
  • Start and bind Android providers and create notifications
  • Create attractive purposes utilizing the digicam and animations
  • Effectively couple your phone's with applications
  • Integrate ads and choose the correct commercial services on your applications

In Detail

Multiplatform functions have taken the advance international by way of typhoon. This has revolutionized the choice of the appropriate instruments for the effective improvement and deployment of purposes. Xamarin studio is rising because the most popular selection between .NET/C# builders. It allows them to layout cross-platform functions utilizing their favourite language and IDE. Xamarin studio is supported via the Mac OS and home windows systems, and you may enhance your personal purposes for iOS, home windows, or Android with its help.

This e-book takes you thru the entire levels of software improvement, correct from getting began with Xamarin and constructing a GUI to placing up your software at the shop. The recipes may also help you in buying enough wisdom to head approximately growing applications.

Starting with introducing Xamarin studio, its underlying applied sciences, and the Android environment, the e-book is going directly to hide the graphical features of constructing Android functions. relocating on, you'll research extra approximately info administration with Android providers. this is often via thoughts on find out how to have interaction with the Android OS and the phone's undefined, prior to ultimately concluding with cellular ads and Google Play. by way of the top of this publication, you have got chanced on the entire specialties regarding constructing Android software with Xamarin Studio.

Style and approach

This publication is geared up round hands-on and sensible recipes that concentrate on the advance of Android purposes utilizing C# and Xamarin. every one recipe is straightforward to stick with that can assist you growth successfully in the course of the book.

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The C# Player's Guide (3rd Edition) by RB Whitaker

By RB Whitaker

The C# Player's advisor (3rd version) is the final word advisor for individuals beginning out with C#, no matter if you're new to programming, or an skilled vet. This advisor takes you out of your journey's starting, in the course of the so much tough elements of programming in C#, and does so in a manner that's informal, informative, and enjoyable. This model of the ebook is up to date for C# 7.0 and visible Studio 2017 Get off the floor fast, with a steady creation to C#, visible Studio, and a step by step walkthrough and clarification of ways to make your first C# software. research the basics of procedural programming, together with variables, math operations, selection making, looping, equipment, and an in-depth examine the C# sort procedure. Delve into object-oriented programming, from begin to end, together with inheritance, polymorphism, interfaces, and generics. discover essentially the most priceless complex positive factors of C#, and tackle probably the most universal projects programmer will take on. learn how to regulate the instruments and methods of programming in C#, together with the .NET framework, facing compiler error, and removing insects on your application. grasp the wanted talents through taking up a wide number of test it out! demanding situations, to make sure that you've gotten discovered the stuff you have to. With this advisor, you will soon be off to save lots of the area (or take over it) along with your personal extraordinary C# courses!

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Beginning Windows Phone App Development by Henry Lee, Visit Amazon's Eugene Chuvyrov Page, search

By Henry Lee, Visit Amazon's Eugene Chuvyrov Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Eugene Chuvyrov,

Microsoft’s home windows cellphone 7 handsets have injected a brand new vibrancy into the telephone market and supplied daring new possibilities for the Microsoft improvement group.

Take good thing about those possibilities with Beginning home windows telephone App improvement, written in particular that will help you examine the talents you’ll have to strengthen wealthy, useful apps for the home windows cellphone 7 platform. Authors Henry Lee and Eugene Chuvyrov disguise the very most modern advancements within the field—including the prolonged APIs provided within the new Mango platform update—so you will have well timed, actual details at your fingertips.

Beginning home windows mobile App Development begins with the fundamentals, strolling you thru the method of downloading and establishing the correct improvement instruments, together with visible Studio,Expression mixture, Silverlight SDK, and home windows cellphone SDK. It then takes you step by step although the advance approach as you construct and install a operating software, entire with a worldly consumer interface. eventually, you will obtain step by step directions on packaging and promoting your functions in the course of the home windows cellphone market.

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Unity UI Cookbook by Francesco Sapio

By Francesco Sapio

Key Features

  • Design and improve interactive person interfaces (UIs) for video games in Unity
  • Discover how one can enforce and care for quite a few in-game UI components that might galvanize your players
  • This useful recipe advisor can assist you to successfully create robust and memorable UIs utilizing C# code

Book Description

With the expanding curiosity in online game improvement, it is advisable layout and enforce a UI that displays the sport settings and exhibits the best info to the participant. The cohesion approach is used to create complicated and aesthetically entertaining consumer interfaces with a view to provide a certified appear and feel to a online game. even if the recent harmony UI method is robust and relatively effortless to take advantage of, via integrating it with C# scripts, it truly is attainable to gain the possibility of the program and produce a magnificent UI to games.

This consultant is a useful choice of recipes while you are making plans to exploit harmony to improve a video game. beginning with the elemental thoughts of the UI elements, we will take you all through to making advanced interfaces by means of together with animations and dynamics elements.

Based on real-world difficulties, those recipes will begin by means of displaying you ways to make universal UI components resembling counters and healthbars. you are going to then get a walkthrough of the way to control time utilizing timers, and should layout them. you'll stream directly to adorning and animating the UI parts to vivify them and provides them a certified contact. moreover, you'll be guided into the 3D UI international and into HUD scripting. eventually, you'll find find out how to enforce advanced minimaps within the interface.

What you are going to learn

  • Implement other forms of counters and healthbars
  • Deal with timers and how you can layout them
  • Animate and vivify UI elements
  • Handle runtime customizations
  • Add advanced Head-up monitors (HUDs)
  • Design and enforce 3D UIs
  • Integrate minimaps within the UI

About the Author

Francesco Sapio acquired his machine technological know-how and regulate engineering measure from the Sapienza collage of Rome, Italy, with a number of semesters upfront, scoring summa cum laude. Now he's learning a master's of technology and engineering in man made intelligence and robotics.

Besides this, he's a Unity3D professional and expert online game dressmaker, in addition to an skilled person of the most important portraits programs.

Recently, he has been a reviewer of the e-book solidarity video game improvement Scripting, Packt Publishing.

Francesco is additionally a musician and composer, specially of soundtracks for brief motion pictures and games. For numerous years, he labored as an actor and dancer. He used to be a visitor of honor on the theatre Brancaccio in Rome.

In addition, he's a truly energetic individual, having volunteered as a kid's entertainer on the Associazione Culturale Torraccia in Rome. additionally, he provides deepest classes in arithmetic and song to high-school and college students.

Finally, Francesco loves math, philosophy, good judgment, and puzzle fixing, yet such a lot of all, developing games ― due to his ardour for online game designing and programming.

You can locate him at https://linkedin.com/pub/francesco-sapio/b8/5b/365.

Table of Contents

  1. UI Essentials
  2. Implementing Counters and well-being Bars
  3. Implementing Timers
  4. Creating Panels for Menus
  5. Decorating the UI
  6. Animating the UI
  7. Applying Runtime Customizations
  8. Implementing increase HUDs
  9. Diving into 3D UIs
  10. Creating Minimaps

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* Follows the winning first and moment variants; one of many earliest useful books for builders utilizing C# 2.0.

* Introduces builders to severe new language parts brought in C# 2.0, together with generics, iterators, and partial sessions.

* solid creation to C#.

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Windows Forms Programming with C# by Erik Brown

By Erik Brown

The hot C# language and web software program prone have acquired a lot of the eye surrounding Microsoft’s new .NET atmosphere. even if, Microsoft has additionally redesigned the best way home windows computing device functions could be created and deployed sooner or later. meant as an educational for C++ and Java programmers in any respect degrees, this ebook exhibits how C# and the .NET framework can be utilized to boost home windows purposes with .NET.
Brown has positioned loads of inspiration into overlaying the mass of sensible bases in home windows .NET kinds improvement. the concept that of constructing one software in the course of the process the publication to teach in actual fact and in context how every piece matches and works, whereas now not new, is finished fantastically during this ebook. I discovered a lot, even more from this booklet approximately not just home windows types yet approximately C# programming regularly than from a number of different devoted C# books i've got. His method of exhibiting the code and code alterations and explaining them in step by step and in side-by-side panels is exceptional instructional sort.

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Learning Object-Oriented Programming in C# 5.0 by B. M. Harwani

By B. M. Harwani

Studying OBJECT-ORIENTED PROGRAMMING IN C# 5.0 is a uniquely sensible, hands-on advisor to the strong positive aspects of C# 5.0, probably the most universal, general-purpose object-oriented programming languages in use at the present time. The examples and tasks during this booklet development from effortless to complex, overlaying the foundations and advantages of object-oriented programming for constructing real-world functions. With the specialist assistance of programmer, writer, and instructor B.M. Harwani, you are going to discover: object-oriented programming basics; complex category beneficial properties comparable to generics and operator overloading; internet prone, LINQ, a number of threading, and safety features; .NET positive factors, together with assemblies, interfaces, delegates, occasions; internet program improvement, and ADO.NET; and masses extra. extend your programming talents this present day with studying OBJECT-ORIENTED PROGRAMMING IN C# 5.0, a refreshingly beneficial advisor to constructing with C#.

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Illustrated WPF (Expert's Voice in .NET) by Daniel Solis

By Daniel Solis

Windows Presentation origin is Microsoft's API for growing home windows functions. It provides the programmer the power to provide mind-blowing, graphics–rich courses simply with no need to delve into the messy information of the portraits subsystem.

To use this strength, even though, the programmer needs to examine new recommendations for laying out pages and showing photos. Illustrated WPF provides those techniques in actual fact and visually―making them more straightforward to appreciate and retain.

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