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Xamarin.Forms Swipecard Tutorial

  • Android
  • iOS
  • Windows

We often need to create an app that will run on multiple platforms, and Xamarin.Forms is a great tool to use to do this.

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An attic full of games and a problem solved

  • Raspberry Pi

I love to collect old video games and consoles. Due to constantly adding to this mass of games I am unable to play, (because I no longer have anywhere to...

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Codebar Brighton at Matchbox again!

Here is a brief overview, to get you up to speed on what Codebar is, and why we choose to support it.

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A Swift Adventure

I am a junior developer that has never coded an iOS app in my life. To help me improve this skill, I was given a week and a half to learn the basis of Swift...

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An Introduction to Bluetooth Developer Studio

Bluetooth Developer Studio makes it easy to integrate Bluetooth technology into Internet of Things (IoT) devices. Our 30 minute webinar will provide an...

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Top 5 Technology Wonders you won’t see in 2015

The festive season is done, you have your new gadgets, and you’re reading about what new products will be coming in 2015 that will make your amazing...

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Hello, I am the Matchbox Robotron 3000

  • Mindstorms NXT
  • Windows

Doughnut delivery is the dream of every office, and what better way to have them delivered than, in true futuristic style, on the back of a robot. My dream...

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3 Top Tips for Windows Phone Development

For developers familiar with S40, Android, iOS and Blackberry, there are very good habits to bring with you into the world of Windows Phone; for example, we...

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The Journey to Windows Phone from Android and iOS

  • Android
  • iOS
  • Windows

With the launch of Windows Phone OS 8 and recent announcements at Build 2012, mobile app makers have many more choices for development on phones and tablets.

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A quick OAuth example using Alexa to connect to Facebook

  • Amazon Echo
  • IoT
  • OAuth

For anyone who is new to, or interested in OAuth and the Amazon Echo, this is a quick and easy to follow demonstration that will walk you through how to get...

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Bridging Bluetooth and the IoT

This is an adaptation of the Matchbox talk we gave at Bluetooth World 2016, Levi’s Stadium, California.

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Bluetooth Developer Studio Plugin Development

  • Bluetooth
  • Windows

My mission was to write a code plugin for Bluetooth ® Developer Studio (BDS). My new plugin would generate client code for a UWP (Universal Windows...

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Can Philips Hue join AllJoyn?

What do you do when handed the task to come up with a worthy demo, for the Internet of Things, which solves an existing problem? Hard choice, it’s like...

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iOS Bluetooth Developer Studio Plugin

  • Bluetooth
  • IoT

We have created a free open source Bluetooth Developer Studio plugin for iOS, as demoed on stage at Bluetooth World 2015 in Santa Clara.

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App + Analytics + Instant Backend = Gold

  • Android
  • iOS
  • Windows

Here at Matchbox we take pride in our work. Our customers want their apps to be truly useful and valuable, and they want to know what end-users are...

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3 More Windows Phone Top Tips

Following our recent ‘3 Top Tips’ post, we wanted to talk about three more important aspects of Windows Phone development. Ranging from the practical to...

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3 Top Tips for Windows Phone Development

For developers familiar with S40, Android, iOS and Blackberry, there are very good habits to bring with you into the world of Windows Phone; for example, we...