ReactiveUI Snippets

Posted on Tuesday, June 23, 2020

I bet you didn't know ReactiveUI provides code snippets to make working with common parts of the framework easier. If you are unfamiliar with snippets, you can read more about it on Visual Studio or JetBrains Rider documentation. In support of Louis Matos’s Xamarin Month, focused on Code Snippets, here is some information on what ReactiveUI provides.


INotifyPropertyChanged is not the same as INotifyCollectionChanged

Posted on Wednesday, May 13, 2020

When I first started using ObservableCollection I thought that it surfaced individual change notifications, and if bound to a property, would receive those notifications and update accordingly. Man, was I wrong? Recently I've had this conversation several times, and it usually starts with understanding what INotifyPropertyChanged does. So what does it do?


Asynchronous Programming void return types with Reactive Commands

Posted on Thursday, February 27, 2020

I'm a big kid (I'm actually not big, so I guess a playful adult is more accurate), and I like to play games, care to indulge me in a quick game? Let's play a game that I seem to lose at quite often. "What does the code do?"