Merge Conflict

Merge Conflict is a weekly discussion with Frank and James on all things development, technology, & more. After years of being friends, Frank and James finally decided to sit down and start a podcast about their lives as mobile developers using Xamarin. Much more than just another mobile development podcast, Merge Conflict, reaches all areas of development including desktop, server, and of course mobile. They also cover fun things happening in the world of technology and gaming and whatever else happens to be on Frank's and James' minds.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 42m. Bisher sind 175 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast


171: The Beta Hangover

The beta summers are over and it is time for the beta hangovers where we have to somehow deal with all of the craziness now that new operating systems are out.



170: 10 Ways To Develop Faster And Better

Hold on to your seats, because it is time for lighting topics! Surface announcements, state of F#, election update, accessibility, Google silliness, and how to stay positive.



169: A Love Letter To Immutable Data

Frank is headed off to the Open F# conference where he will be giving a talk entitled "Why I wish I wrote my app in F#" and he gives us a sneak peek at what everyone is in store for.



168: The World of Protocol Buffers

What are protocol buffers? Why do we care? How do we use them, and what the heck is gRPC?!?!?



167: My Phone's CPU Has 8.5 Billion Transistors

It is all things Apple all the time! That is right, it is the launch of the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro, but so much more including SERVICE! Apple TV+ and Apple Arcade are GO! Additionally, there is a new iPad, new watches, and a whole lot more!


 2019-09-16  50m

166: Disconnecting with a Feature Phone

Smartphones are everywhere and are essential in our day to day lives and our business. James has decided to take a step away from his smartphone and experiment with a few feature phones. He walks us through his journey of trying to find a decent feature phone in the US, what the experience is like, and if he can survive on just a few built in apps.


 2019-09-09  49m

165: IoT Gifts Make The Best Gifts

What happens when you combine IoT, 3D Printing, and a 48 hours deadline to come up with a wedding gift? The most amazing IoT Wedding Clock ever created... by Frank for H+J! Frank breaks down how he built it, how it works, and how you can build it too!


 2019-09-02  43m

164: Modding the Game Boy Color

We have talked about hardware hacking before, but this time it is actually hacking to enhance existing 20 year old hardware! We put a brand new backlit LCD into an original Game Boy Color. Follow along on our not so smooth adventure and find out how this hardware actually works!


 2019-08-26  38m

163: "Borrowing" Code from the Internet

Stack Overflow, blog posts, GitHub repos... we all live in a beautiful open source world of code sharing. However, what happens if you want to use that code in your library or in your app? What should you do as a good digital citizen?


 2019-08-19  37m

162: Throttle Those Cancelations

What is the best way to keep your UI responsive and at peak performance? This week we look at ways of properly throttling and using cancelation tokens efficiently.


 2019-08-12  38m