ReactiveUI is an MVVM framework. I’m going to mess around with it and see if I can make it do something useful, and maybe get shouted at for Doing It Wrong™

A journey starts with a small step, and this journey will, I hope, take me, and you, but mostly me I hope, toward a greater understanding of writing applications with ReactiveUI.

I’m most interested in WPF applications, but I think at least some of what we’re going to get into applies to IOS/Android and WP8 - ReactiveUI is cross-platform by nature, and that is one of the things that makes writing applications with it fairly attractive.

First things first

  1. Create a new WPF application.
  2. Install-Package reactiveui -Pre (Currently 5.99.6)

What our app is going to do, is