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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.

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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.

    236: Supporting Your Customers

    236: Supporting Your Customers

    Customer support is hard to do right, and app support is even harder. How do you get your users to contact you with proper information before they give you that 1 star review. We discuss our journey into improving our support system in our mobile apps.


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    • 45 min
    235: Holiday Hack Success!

    235: Holiday Hack Success!

    We did it! We finished (mostly) our holiday hacks, so tune in to figure out what we did!


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    jamesmontemagno/mycadence-arduino: With this DIY project and a simple $18 ESP32 Arduino board you will have a budget Cadence display for your indoor cycling bike for Peloton or Apple Fitness+My Cadence - Indoor Cycling Cadence Display for iOS & AndroidAmazon.com: MakerFocus ESP32 Development Board Upgraded Version 8MB Flash, ESP32 WiFi Bluetooth, ESP32 OLED 0.96 Inch OLED Display CP2102 Internet for Ar duino ESP8266 NodeMCU: Computers & AccessoriescaseESP32_OLED by klkl - ThingiverseAmazon.com: Pin Art - Pin Impression Toy - Stainless Steel Pins - Chrome Pin Impression Hand Mold: Toys & Games

    • 48 min
    234: Goodbye 2020! Let's ship some apps!

    234: Goodbye 2020! Let's ship some apps!

    As 2020 comes to a close it is time to hustle to try to try to squeeze in app releases. James talks about this latest creation, My Cadence, and how he was able to get the app onto the app store within 1 week and how he ported it to Android in 1 day!


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    My Cadence - Indoor Cycling Cadence Display for iOS & AndroidPorting My Cadence to Android in 1 Day! - James MontemagnoDonating $250 to Warm Hearts Winter Drive Thanks to Hacker News! - James MontemagnoBuilding, testing, & shipping My Cadence for iOS in 7 days! - James MontemagnoIntroducing My Cadence for iOS - a Simple Cadence Sensor Display - James MontemagnoBuilding a $400 at home DIY spin bike for Peloton & Apple Fitness+ - James Montemagno

    • 1 hr 15 min
    233: Bluetooth is Mind-blowing!

    233: Bluetooth is Mind-blowing!

    James has finally discovered the magic of Bluetooth and is on an adventure of building his own app. On top of that he is investigating the wonderful world of IoT and Bluetooth combined!


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    Cycling Speed Spec BluetoothLightBlue | Punch Throughsnowzach/echbtAmazon.com: MakerFocus ESP32 Development Board Upgraded Version 8MB Flash, ESP32 WiFi Bluetooth, ESP32 OLED 0.96 Inch OLED Display CP2102 Internet for Ar duino ESP8266 NodeMCU: Computers & AccessoriesBluetooth SpecAmazon.com : Sunny Health & Fitness Spin Bike Belt Drive Indoor Cycle Exercise Bike - SF-B1002 : Exercise Bikes : Sports & Outdoors — https://amzn.to/2J5ujG2Amazon.com: moofit Cycling Cadence Sensor with Bluetooth & ANT+ IP67 Waterproof Wireless Bike Cadence Sensor for Wahoo Zwift Polar Elite HRV Tomtom Endomondo Peloton (MooFit app Unavailable): GPS & NavigationBuilding a $400 at home DIY spin bike for Peloton & Apple Fitness+ - James MontemagnoThe Wheels on the Bikeare Bluetooth Smart, Part 2 | Bluetooth® Technology Websiteshinyorg/shiny: A Xamarin Framework for Backgrounding & Device Hardware Services (iOS, Android, UWP, Tizen, tvOS, watchOS, & more coming soon)xabre/xamarin-bluetooth-le: Bluetooth LE plugin for XamarinMy Cadence - Indoor Cycling Cadence Sensor Display

    • 59 min
    232: AirPods Max, Apple Fitness+, and AR/VR Indoor Cycling

    232: AirPods Max, Apple Fitness+, and AR/VR Indoor Cycling

    December surprise from Apple with some brand-new products and services dropping just in time for the holidays. Frank and James take a quick dip into Apple's new headphones, before heading into the world of home fitness and possibilities for app developers.


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    Frank: Twitter, Blog, GitHub
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    Music : Amethyst Seer - Citrine by Adventureface


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    Links:
    Apple Fitness+ - AppleAmazon.com : Sunny Health & Fitness Spin Bike Belt Drive Indoor Cycle Exercise Bike - SF-B1002 : Exercise Bikes : Sports & OutdoorsAmazon.com: moofit Cycling Cadence Sensor with Bluetooth & ANT+ IP67 Waterproof Wireless Bike Cadence Sensor for Wahoo Zwift Polar Elite HRV Tomtom Endomondo Peloton (MooFit app Unavailable): GPS & NavigationAmazon.com : Zacro Gel Bike Seat Cover- BS031 Extra Soft Gel Bicycle Seat - Bike Saddle Cushion with Water&Dust Resistant Cover (Black) : Sports & OutdoorsAmazon.com: JUBOR Bike Tablet Holder, Portable Bicycle Car Phone Tablet Mount for Indoor Gym Treadmill, Spinning, Exercise Bike for iPad, iPad Pro, iPad Mini, 2, 3, iPad Air, iPhone Smartphone: ElectronicsThe at Home Cycling & Running Virtual Training AppPeloton® | Workouts Streamed Live & On-DemandHeartCast: Heart Rate Monitor for Apple WatchIndoor Cycling Stats Comparison - Peloton App vs Apple Watch Fitness - James Montemagno

    • 42 min
    231: No M1 Talk We Promise... 🤞🤔🤫

    231: No M1 Talk We Promise... 🤞🤔🤫

    No, for real, we are completely done with the M1. No M1 talk here at all!


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    Frank: Twitter, Blog, GitHub
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    Music : Amethyst Seer - Citrine by Adventureface


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    • 32 min

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11 Ratings

11 Ratings

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Essential and refreshing

This is an essential, refreshing and down to Earth podcast for a professional dotnet developer. Keep it up!

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