I treated myself to a new MacBook Pro M1 (16GB RAM/512GB SSD) and of course had to try which applications do and don’t work. More importantly; can I use it for my .NET and Xamarin development work?! In this video I go into some apps that have been requested by you and tell you my thoughts and show you the applications that work natively.
Android Emulator M1 Preview: https://github.com/google/android-emulator-m1-preview
Docker Apple M1 Preview: https://docs.docker.com/docker-for-mac/apple-m1/
0:22 Hardware Thoughts
5:38 Web Browsing: Safari, Microsoft Edge
7:05 VS Code
8:44 Azure Storage Explorer & Azure Data Studio
9:32 Homebrew & Xcode
10:00 Visual Studio for Mac
11:17 Android Emulator Note
13:49 ASP.NET & .NET 5
15:23 JetBrains Rider
15:50 Running Natively? Pro-tip!
16:55 Docker, Android Studio, Parallels & Photoshop
18:16 Final Thoughts
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