Starting out with a short one, Herding Code episode 186, Paul Betts on Three Cross-Platform Libraries: Splat, ModernHttpClient and Punchclock.

Paul has some nice libraries designed to simplify cross-platform development in C#. Splat lets you share things in cross-platform viewmodels, the biggest one being images. ModernHttpClient brings platform-specific networking libraries to Xamarin to speed up http calls. Punchclock is a library for managing concurrent operations.

Second one of today is JavaScript Jabber episode 96, The Challenges of large Single Page JavaScript Applications with Bart Wood.

Building Single Page Applications is getting very common with all new JavaScript libraries popping up. But it comes with some challenges and Bart shares his experience on overcoming challenges in large applications.