ADAL and how to sign in with Microsoft accounts in Xamarin.iOS
One the latest bits we added to HealthClinic.biz suite is Azure's Active Directory Authentication (ADAL from now on). Basically, you can authenticate users by their Microsoft account, and let them access the app or not. You can do some other things, but our mainly goal was that one. For instance, we added also Touch ID so your fingerprint is saved to avoid entering the credentials once and again. Superb. However, I got the feeling I should extract all that I learned into a simple sample (try to read it without spaces, new buzzword coming :-) ) just to clarify the concepts needed to achieve such authentication, plus best practices on how to handle, for example, recovering the session when waking the...
One the latest bits we added t...Read More
May 16, 2016