Last month I published a blog post about the ArcGIS Runtime and Xamarin in which I stated that we had no immediate plans to support Xamarin. However, I did solicit feedback on the topic to determine how important the Xamarin platform is to current and future projects. Your response in favor of supporting Xamarin was overwhelming. So after careful consideration, I’m excited to announce commercial support for Xamarin. We seek to provide a public beta before the end of 2015.
Why are we waiting until late 2015 to support Xamarin?
We need time to create a consistent experience for ArcGIS Runtime .NET developers across Windows Store\Phone, iOS, and Android platforms. This is not possible with bindings created on the current ArcGIS Runtime release of these platforms
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