|Loading custom UITableViewCells from Nib files without a controller in MonoTouch » Dimitris Tavlikos Software
There are a lot of times where we want to use custom table view cells to display data in a UITableView. The most common way to do this is to create the cells we want inside the Nib that contains the UITableView controller and assign each of the custom cells an outlet so we can access them directly. But what if we want to use the same cells across multiple table views that reside in different Nib file...
|MonoTouch Article - Fast Scrolling a UITableView in Monotouch
Mike Bluestein writes a blog post about a port he did of a fast scrolling example done in Objective-C. This shows you how you can enable fast scrolling in your applications (the main thing to note is CustomTableViewCell.DrawContentView). He also provides a link to the source.
|MonoTouch Article - Downloading images like the AppStore app in less than 50 lines with CoreAnimation Transitions!
Simon writes another blog entry covering Project-D which shows how to dynamically load images over the web and have them render nicely into place when the download is complete like the Apple AppStore app. He even shows the code that achieved this.
|MonoTouch Sample - SQLite "Corporate Phonebook" - Part 2
Craig Dunn updates his Corporate Phonebook sample. The update incorporates the custom UITableViewCell from Simon. The UITableView now shows name and department in each cell and a disclosure indicator was also added. It also now handles RowSelected and uses OpenUrl to call and email. As always source has been provided to help the rest of us learn. Thanks! The first entry for this sample can be found here.
|MonoTouch Article - How to autosize UITableViewCells based on text height in MonoTouch
Simon writes a new entry about things he has learned while creating the Project-D app. This entry shows you how you can have UITableViewCells that autosize based on the height of the content.
|MonoTouch Sample - MonoTouch for Monospace (a conference app)
Another sample from Craig Dunn. This is one sample you can actually use (if you can deploy it to your phone) as it provides information about Monospace. The app gives the user: Conference schedule (day/session/detail views) Speakers (list/detail) Access to the monospaceconf blog Access to @monospace_conf's stream on Twitter A map of the conference location On top of that he gives you the source code so you can learn from it and a handy class diagram. Thanks Craig!
|MonoTouch Article - Let’s build a custom UITableViewCell
Another blog post from Simon. This one represents the most detailed MonoTouch article to date. He walks you through the process of creating a project and creating a custom UITableViewCell. Great job!