The new Apple TV is out and with it the ability to run apps! To make things even better, Xamarin enables those apps to be built using the best language around, C#! This session will introduce how to create a tvOS app with Xamarin. Capabilities and limitations of the Apple TV hardware along with the architecture of the two different types of Apple TV apps will be explored. Differences between the tvOS and iOS APIs, how to respond to input and focus events from the new remote control and UI design best practices are some of the unique aspects of developing for this set top box that will be covered. So grab some popcorn, this is going to be good!
About Our Presenter:
Matthew Soucoup is a Xamarin MVP and has worked with C# since 2005 and started creating cross platform mobile apps with Xamarin in 2010. Matt founded Code Mill Technologies, which specializes in .NET and mobile cross platform app development and is an Authorized Xamarin Partner. When not slinging code, writing highly entertaining blog posts, or speaking at various conferences or user groups, Matt can be found gardening hot peppers and playing 80s hits on the piano!