Get up to speed with Xamarin.

Use the resources below to learn how to build native apps for all major mobile platforms.

Anatomy of a Native Mobile App

Discover the three defining characteristics of truly native mobile apps.

Key Approaches for Mobile Success

Learn about Xamarin's unique approach for mobile success.

Why Mobile Quality Matters

Explore the top trends redefining development and customer engagement.

Hitcents: Hanx Writer

This app, built for actor Tom Hanks by Xamarin Premiere Partner Hitcents, brings typewriter-inspired keyboard input and sound to the tablet.

Xamarin Test Cloud Datasheet

Jump start your mobile quality with Xamarin Test Cloud.

Buy or Build Your Mobile Team

Learn why building your mobile team is the more cost-effective long-term solution when it comes to app development.

Xamarin Insights Datasheet

Learn more about how Xamarin Insights helps you improve your apps.

Cross-Platform Testing with Xamarin Test Cloud

An in-depth look into using Xamarin Test Cloud across Android, iOS, and Windows Phone.

What's New for Build Automation in Team Foundation Server and Visual Studio Online

​Check out what's new in Visual Studio 2015, including updates to the build automation features in Team Foundation Server (TFS) and Xamarin integrations.

Texas Roadhouse

Texas Roadhouse set out to build a legendary mobile app to match their legendary food, and Xamarin was the secret sauce.

Xamarin.Forms is Even Cooler Than You Think

Go beyond the surface to see how Xamarin.Forms features help you create awesome cross-platform apps.

Go Mobile with C#, Visual Studio, and Xamarin

Learn how to leverage your existing Microsoft .NET and C# skills to build iOS, Android, and Windows Phone apps using Visual Studio and Xamarin, including how to maximize code sharing and reuse existing .NET libraries.

Evolve 2014 Keynote: Xamarin Android Player

Introductions and demos of the Xamarin Android Player and Sketches.

Say Hello to Xamarin 3

Get started with Xamarin 3 with this introduction from Xamarin co-founders Nat Friedman & Miguel de Icaza.

Say Hello to Xamarin.Forms

Learn how to use the Xamarin.Forms API and Xamarin.Forms components to quickly build shared screens for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone in this introductory webinar.

Xamarin University: Custom Renderers in Xamarin.Forms

Learn how to create a custom visual renderer for a Xamarin.Forms control.

Microsoft Studios: Snap Attack

The Microsoft team looked to Xamarin to unify their code base, increase release velocity, and make it easier to innovate on all platforms.

ArcTouch and Xamarin Score Big with San Jose Earthquakes Fans

Learn how the San Jose Earthquakes' new Avaya Stadium experience is being powered by the Xamarin Platform, Xamarin.Forms, and Xamarin Insights.

Honeywell: Total Connect Comfort

Honeywell used Xamarin to deliver a high quality app on iOS and Android, using Xamarin features to write "30% less code."

Native Labs: Storyo

Xamarin's efficient developer workflow helped Storyo focus on app concept and deliver more features faster.

Kimberly-Clark: Apex

Integrated with Salesforce & Sitecore, the Apex app built by Xamarin Premier Partner Bluetube reduces the sales cycle to bring in millions in incremental revenue.

Xamarin University

Start learning for the new world of mobile development with the industry's most comprehensive mobile development training.

Thermo Fisher Scientific: PCR Essentials

The PCR Essentials app enables genetic scientists to monitor the progress of their experiments from anywhere.

Migrating Apps to the Unified API and 64-Bit

An overview on ensuring your libraries and apps are 64-bit ready by Apple???s deadlines, including how to migrate apps to the Unified API.

Cheat Sheet for Top Mobile App Controls

Download this handy cheat sheet of top mobile app controls to become fluent in native mobile app development.

Uploading Test Scripts and Viewing Mobile Test Results

Learn the process of uploading C# UITests to Xamarin Test Cloud, selecting devices to test, viewing test results, and identifying and diagnosing test failures.

Dutch Tax Office: Douane FT

The Douane FTapp reduces paperwork, providing customs officials with what they need to help them carry out more inspections and release goods faster.

APX Labs: Skylight

APX provides a seamless experience for "deskless workers" to work hands-free and heads-up with real-time information in their field of view.

Dutch Tax Office: Douane FT

The Douane FTapp reduces paperwork, providing customs officials with what they need to help them carry out more inspections and release goods faster.

How C# Saved my Marriage

Scott Hanselman explains how C# saved his marriage, enhanced his career, and lets him create apps for any platform, anywhere, anytime.

Credito Agricola

Credito Agricola has found huge benefits in using Xamarin Platform, Xamarin Test Cloud, and Xamarin Insights to build their enterprise customer banking app.

Evolve 2014 Keynote: Product Announcements

Learn about the new Xamarin Profiler, including a demo from Xamarin CTO Miguel de Icaza.

Microsoft Studios: Snap Attack

The Microsoft team looked to Xamarin to unify their code base, increase release velocity, and make it easier to innovate on all platforms.

How C# Drives Enterprise Mobile Success

Learn why enterprises are using C# to go mobile - fast.

Native Labs: Storyo

Xamarin's efficient developer workflow helped Storyo focus on app concept and deliver more features faster.

eGate Solutions: TS4

eGate Solutions was able to bring their legacy Windows mobile apps to iOS and Android with the help of Xamarin.

Kimberly-Clark: Apex

Integrated with Salesforce & Sitecore, the Apex app built by Xamarin Premier Partner Bluetube reduces the sales cycle to bring in millions in incremental revenue.

Honeywell: Total Connect Comfort

Honeywell used Xamarin to deliver a high quality app on iOS and Android, using Xamarin features to write "30% less code."

Build Right, Shift Left

Shift testing "left" to the start of your mobile project for faster development cycles, better apps, and happier users.

Get Ready for iOS 8

An overview of the top new and updated APIs in the iOS 8 release.

Introduction to Xamarin.Forms

Build native UIs for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone from a single, shared C# codebase.

Evolve 2014 Keynote: Xamarin Insights

An introduction and demo of Xamarin Insights, our new tool to help you monitor apps in real-time.

Wordament

Wordament's simple and compelling gameplay experience is addictive, leading to a high rate of player retention and repeat engagement.

Evolve 2013 Keynote

Xamarin Co-Founders CEO Nat Friedman and CTO Miguel de Icaza open Xamarin Evolve 2013.

Applied Research Associates

Applied Research Associates saved 50% development time, and bomb squad technician lives, with their first responder app.

Evolve 2014 Keynote: Intro

Learn about Xamarin's exciting new partnerships with IBM and Avanade.

eGate Solutions: TS4

eGate Solutions was able to bring their legacy Windows mobile apps to iOS and Android with the help of Xamarin.

Which Xamarin approach is best for your app?

Learn whether Xamarin.Forms or Xamarin Platform is the best option for building your app. Either way, you get shared business logic and native apps-fast.

Using C# and UITest to Create Your First Mobile Test

Xamarin.UITest lets you test any mobile app regardless of the platform it's written in. Learn how to use UITest to explore the views on a screen and automate interactions with the application.

APX Labs: Skylight

APX provides a seamless experience for "deskless workers" to work hands-free and heads-up with real-time information in their field of view.

MRW expands to Android with Xamarin

MRW, Spain's leading national and international express transport company, goes mobile with ease thanks to Xamarin.

A Quick Overview of Xamarin Test Cloud

Learn how to performs tests on Xamarin-hosted devices and report results, as well use the interactive shell (or REPL) to query UI elements on mobile devices.

Thermo Fisher Scientific: PCR Essentials

The PCR Essentials app enables genetic scientists to monitor the progress of their experiments from anywhere.

A Canon in C#

Get inspired about just how much effort has gone into the tools that allow you to build apps.

Your First Xamarin.Forms App

Learn the basics of Xamarin.Forms and walk through building your first iOS, Android, and Windows Phone apps using 100% shared code.

Sennheiser

Sennheiser developed an iOS app in 40% less time, enabling every conference call to begin in a stress free zone.

What's New in Xamarin.Android

Learn about the newest technologies and tools being used in Android development today.

Cinemark: The Cinemark App

The Cinemark app lets users find movies at local theaters, make purchases, and redeem tickets on iOS, Android and Windows Phone.

User Satisfaction is Measured in Swipes and Seconds: Why Mobile Quality Matters

Xamarin Test Cloud quickly identifies bugs, visually compares results from hundreds of devices at once, increases delivery agility and velocity, and ensures your mobile app efforts are successful. In this webinar, you'll also learn how Clearleap used Xamarin Test Cloud to create a flawless user experience for the launch of HBO Nordic.

What's New in Xamarin.Forms 1.3

Xamarin Evangelist Craig Dunn gives an overview of the new features of Xamarin.Forms 1.3, including Styles, Triggers, Behaviors, Application Lifecycle, and more.

Hitcents: Hanx Writer

This app, built for actor Tom Hanks by Xamarin Premiere Partner Hitcents, brings typewriter-inspired keyboard input and sound to the tablet.

Mobile Enterprise Success with Xamarin and IBM

Learn about the IBM and Xamarin partnership, including a demo of the IBM MobileFirst SDK for Xamarin and a walk through of the IBM Worklight platform.

17-Bit: Skulls of the Shogun

With the help of Xamarin and Monogame, Skulls of the Shogun has tripled its user base by adding apps for iOS and Android.

Direct Energy

Direct Energy's app makes online account management easier for customers who increasingly use their phones as their primary computing device.

17-Bit: Skulls of the Shogun

With the help of Xamarin and Monogame, Skulls of the Shogun has tripled its user base by adding apps for iOS and Android.

Developing and Designing Native Mobile Apps in Visual Studio

Xamarin is the only platform that allows you to build native iOS and Android apps in Visual Studio.

Getting Started with Xamarin Test Cloud

Get an introduction to Xamarin.UITest and a walk-through of how to author an initial test script.

Developing and Designing Native Mobile Apps in Xamarin Studio

Xamarin Studio allows developers to build better apps for iOS, Android, and Mac.

Sqor Sports

Sqor Sports, backed by football legend Brett Favre, is a unique social network that is taking on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram as the best social platform for fans to engage directly with their favorite professional athletes.

Your First Xamarin.Forms App

Learn the basics of Xamarin.Forms so you can build cross-platform apps with 100% shared UI and back-end code.

Go Mobile with C# and Xamarin

Xamarin CTO and co-founder Miguel de Icaza talks about the transformation of mobile development at Build 2014.

Get Ready for Android L, Wear and TV

A walk through of the updated APIs in the release as well as the new Android Wear and Android TV SDKs.

Xamarin Platform

Build better, fully native apps for iOS, Android and Windows with C# and Xamarin.

Evolve 2014 Keynote: Xamarin Test Cloud

Learn about new Xamarin Test Cloud features, including parallel testing and video playback.

Cinemark: The Cinemark App

The Cinemark app lets users find movies at local theaters, make purchases, and redeem tickets on iOS, Android and Windows Phone.