Identiteter, autentisering och säkerhet

I den här episoden prata Daniel och Johan om något som är nödvändigt i nästan alla applikationer, säkerhet. De pratar om att hantera identiteter, autentisering och säkerhet i allmänhet. Områden som de pratar om är bland annat Azure AD B2C, autentisering i .NET Core, autentisering i Xamarin appar och App Service Environments i Azure. Azure […]

  9/20/2020 - 8:00 PM

Xamarin.Forms Projects – Second Edition

The second edition of Xamarin.Forms Projects is now published. You can buy it from Packt or Amazon. It will also be available in other book stores. More Information An example-driven guide to help you build native cross-platform mobile apps using Xamarin, .NET Core 3, and Visual Studio 2019. Set up Xamarin.Forms for building native apps […]

  6/20/2020 - 10:12 AM

App In The Cloud – Build an app powered by Custom Vision in Azure Cognitive Services

In this episode, Daniel Hindrikes shows how to use a model that is trained by Custom Vision in Azure Cognitive Services in an app built with Xamarin.

  4/6/2020 - 12:10 PM

App In The Cloud – How to use Custom Vision in Azure Cognitive Services

In this episode, Daniel Hindrikes shows how to use Custom Vision in Azure Cognitive Services to train a model for classifying images.  

  4/3/2020 - 12:52 PM

Application Insights for Xamarin- and UWP apps with TinyInsights

About two and a half years ago I created a library with the name TinyInsights with the idea to abstract away the underlying provider for diagnostics and analytics. The reason was that I wanted to make it possible to change the provider without that it affected my code more than in the initial setup of […]

  3/10/2020 - 11:45 AM

Azure Static Websites: Navigate to routes in a SPA using URL

I and my colleagues recently developed an app with Rect that we hosting using Static Websites in Azure. When we ran the application on our development machines everything works well when we navigated to route using a URL., but when we deployed it to Azure, that stopped to work. The only thing we could do […]

  9/30/2019 - 11:54 AM

App In The Cloud – Live Code – Episode 2, Azure DevOps

In episode 2, Daniel show hot to set up Azure DevOps pipelines for a Xamarin app. Here is the recording from the stream:

  8/26/2019 - 11:51 AM

App In The Cloud: Event-based serverless architecture with Glenn F. Henriksen

During Swetugg in Stockholm, I sat down together with Glenn F. Henriksen and talked about event-based serverless architecture. We had a great conversation where we talked about, EventHub, EventGrid, ServiceBus, Functions and much more.

  2/11/2019 - 7:23 PM

Xamarin ♥ Azure SignalR Service

Azure SignalR Service is a service in Microsoft Azure that makes it possible for developers to build applications with real-time communications without having to think about how to host it. Azure will handle all that for us. If you are interested to learn more about SignarlR service and Xamarin apps there is a chapter in […]

  2/3/2019 - 3:00 AM

App In The Cloud: Patterns and anti-patterns in the cloud with Karl-Henrik Nilsson

I have started a new podcast, App In The Cloud! In the first episode, I will speak with my old friend Karl-Henrik Nilsson about patterns and anti-patterns in the cloud.

  1/22/2019 - 6:42 PM

Azure functions for single page websites

Some applications are applications that are not used so often, maybe just once a month to update or add a value to a database that a calculation service is using. I’m building a service like that for a customer right now. While the websites are just used once a month it feels unnecessary to have […]

  9/14/2017 - 2:33 PM


Du vet väl av att du som har ett MSDN abbonemang har tillgång både till Azure och gratis utbildning? Väldigt många har helt missat att det följer med förmåner som bara försvinner om man inte utnyttjar dem. Med ditt MSDN.abbonemang följer möjligheten att använda resurser för mellan 50-150 $ månad. Väldigt bra om man vill […]

  2/27/2015 - 8:58 AM

WordRoom – vägen till cross platform med Xamarin och Azure

Att bygga ett onlinespel innebär många utmaningar, att bygga ett onlinespel cross platform innebär ännu fler utmaningar. Under TechDays kommer jag och Johan Karlsson att berätta om våra erfarenheter efter att vi byggde ordspelet WordRoom där vi använde Xamarin dels för att kunna använda C#, men främst för att kunna dela klientkod mellan alla plattformarna […]

  8/25/2014 - 4:10 PM

TechDays 2014

Den 19-20 november (17-20 november med pre-conf inkluderat) anordnas utvecklarkonferensen TechDays av Microsoft. Jag och min Sogeti- och IO2GameLabs kollega Johan Karlsson har fått äran att vara med på den. Vi kommer att prata om det vi brinner mest för nämligen cross platform utveckling för mobila enheter. På pre-conf (den 17 november) kommer vi tillsammans […]

  6/17/2014 - 11:18 AM

Azure Mobile Services and Autofac

If you want to use an IoC container in your backend hosted in Azure Mobile Services I recommend to use Autofac. The reason is that Autofac already are wired up in Mobile Services and is used by the runtime to resolve references. Because Autofac already is wired up you cannot create a container as you […]

  4/17/2014 - 7:46 PM

Authentication for REST calls with HTTPClient to Azure MobileServies

In a current project I working with an app that uses a .NET Backend in Azure Mobile Services. Backend is a WebAPI. On client side I have all the code for networking in portable class library so I can reuse it on other platforms. Right now we are building the app for Windows Phone, but […]

  4/17/2014 - 9:47 AM

Windows Azure Mobile Services in Portable Class Library

In my current project, a multiplayer game for mobile devices I only using Windows Azure Mobile Services as backend. The game will be available for multiple platforms and I will use Xamarin for iOS and android. When using Xamarin I can reuse a lot of code if I using PCL (Portal Class Library) that i […]

  1/7/2014 - 12:14 PM

Solution: Web role deploy problem with Azure SDK 2.2

When I updated my Windows Azure SDK to 2.2 I got a problem when deploying the package of my MVC 4 web site from Visual Studio to a web role in Windows Azure. The message I got was that a exception has occored under recycling and that I should check for unhandled exceptions or configurations […]

  11/20/2013 - 7:21 AM

Worker role in Azure with HttpListener, deployment failed

I created a new worker role for a websocket server. But when I would deployed to Azure an error accoured, I did not get any message in Visual Studio but when I opend the Azure portal I found an message that told me that a HttpListenerException occoured. My first thought was that it was a […]

  7/12/2013 - 1:59 PM

Enable WebSocket Protocol in IIS

If you want to use WebSockets with IIS8 you need to enabled it. This step by step guide will show you how to enable WebSocket Protocol on Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012. Enable WebSocket Protocol in Windows 8 Open “Control Panel Open “Turn Windows features on or off Expand “Internet Information Services” Expand “World […]

  6/12/2013 - 2:04 PM

Office365, SharePoint Online, Azure – Sogeti skingrar molnen

Sogeti kommer att hålla tre seminarium om Microsoftmolnet, fokus kommer att ligga på Office365, SharePoint Online och Windows Azure. Seminariet beskrivs såhär i inbjudan: Office365, Azure, SharePoint online, Office Web apps, … känner du igen begreppen men är osäker på vad de egentligen innebär och vad skillnaden är? Känns Molnet som en möjliggörare eller ett […]

  5/13/2013 - 10:35 AM

A project portal, webshop or a blog in Azure in a few minutes

Websites in Windows Azure is not just for hosting your own developed websites you can also choose from a gallery with applications. You can for example usa WordPress, Joomla and Drupal. In a few minutes you will have a running web application in the cloud. To create a website in Windows Azure, go to the […]

  5/13/2013 - 10:02 AM

Authentication with Azure Mobile Services

When developed the multiplayer part of WordRoom we discussed to use different authentication providers. But it was a lot of code to integrate each provider. And we wanted more than one. Instead we developed our own solution. But just ask yourself, do you want to create an account everywhere with different username and passwords. I […]

  4/10/2013 - 8:03 PM