[Mono-dev] Portable phone apps
Miguel de Icaza
miguel at novell.com
Tue Feb 23 18:33:46 EST 2010
> > It will instead be "write the core once, write the UI once for each
> > target platform," as (currently) the UI layers are platform specific
> > (Silverlight for Windows Phone 7 Series, MonoTouch for iPhone, and
> > MonoDroid for Android ).
> Is it not the case that Mono could provide a silverlight and XNA
> on those platforms though?
> Isn't that (well, the XNA bit) what this (http://xnatouch.codeplex.com/)
> is all about?
XNA will be useful for a class of applications, but not every
application would benefit from it.
Many applications will need more business-y features like data-entry and
that is not really XNA's strength.
More information about the Mono-devel-list