Getting started with Xamarin and Sitecore Mobile SDK
So you've just installed Visual Studio 2015 along with Xamarin, downloaded your targeted Android API through the Android SDK Manager, installed a fresh new Sitecore instance in your local IIS and are willing to dig deep into the Sitecore Mobile SDK. Now what?
There are some "hidden" steps that need to be executed before you successfully connect your Android app to your Sitecore instance. I've completed them all and will share them with you now.
This is a blog post that I wrote for Nonlinear Creations .