Microsoft announced today that it has acquired Xamarin, a company that allows developers to build fully native apps across several platforms from a single shared code base.
Microsoft and Xamarin have worked closely together since a global partnership was announced in 2013 to make it more simple for mobile developers to build native apps on platforms in Visual Studio. A possible Xamarin acquisition has been the topic of rumors since the partnership was detailed.
Well now, following a blog post from
“With today’s acquisition announcement we will be taking this work much further to make our world class developer tools and…