The last few weeks I’ve worked a lot with Xamarin, doing Android, iOS and Windows Phone apps. By utilizing the Azure Mobile Services you can get started really quickly and get a proper and stable backend environment running (in Azure, obviously). While this is all fun and dandy, there’s a problem that presented itself rather soon. Namely that the queries by default wasn’t extended to include metadata or relational data. BackgroundBelow is a sample of what my entities look like in Azure Mobile Services (as designed with the code-first approach) and their representation in the App project…

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