Checkbox Tip

This is a short post to help with questionnaire type applications, specifically: how to align checkboxes to the top of the text? how do you avoid accidentally selecting questions when scrolling? how to increase touch sensitivity? I find the built in list controls a little problematic in this regard, and the checkbox itself is not […]

Xamarin.Android on Ubuntu 19.04

INTRODUCTION Some time ago I wrote a post on how to install Xamarin.Android in Linux. At the time I was using Kde Neon which was based upon Ubuntu 18.04. Recently I tried to follow the same instructions to set up Project Rider for Android development on Ubuntu 19.04. Pretty much everything went smoothly, except for […]

Xamarin.Android on Ubuntu 18.04

Thanks to the awesome guys at JetBrains and their Project Rider IDE, it’s now possible (unofficially) to develop Xamarin.Android apps on Linux. This is a basic project created with Project Rider and running on the emulator: Once I had a basic application up and running, I tried an application I’ve had in the store for […]