4 02, 2014

Amazon Device Messaging (ADM) with Xamarin.Android

By | February 4th, 2014|.Net, Developer, WRITELINE, Xamarin|0 Comments

Amazon Device Messaging (ADM) is the recommended method for sending push notifications to the Kindle. Unfortunately we cannot use Google Cloud Messaging (GCM) as it relies on the Google Services Framework which is not installed on the Kindle. This article will provide some direction on how to utilize ADM in your app using Xamarin. CODE [...]

4 04, 2013

XNode Performance Comparison: ToString() VS XNode.DeepEquals()

By | April 4th, 2013|.Net, Developer|0 Comments

A few weeks back, I developed an XML message parser and cleaner for Healthcare CDA messages. As part of the project, I needed to do a comparison of two nodes to see if they contained the same content. For the first run, I just called XNode.ToString() on the nodes and performed a string comparison. Everything [...]