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Aug 20

Toronto Mobile .NET Developers Group

Need help setting up your Xamarin development machine? We can help! Get ready for Xamarin Saturday with hands-on assistance from the community and BSI Labs!

Aug 20

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Neste meetup as palestrantes irão abordar sobre os desafios da mulher no mercado de tecnologia. As talks serão as seguintes: 19:00 - 19:30 - Welcome Coffee 1a. Palestra:

Aug 20

Greenville Spartanburg Developers' Guild

React Native and Progressive Web Apps are 2 ways to build applications that behave like native apps on a mobile device. This month we will have a double-header.

Aug 20

.NET DC User Group

Our Agenda: • 6:00pm - 6:30pm: Food & networking • 6:30pm - 8:00pm: Our featured speaker As the world eagerly awaits (pun intended) the release of .NET Core 3.0,

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