Game of Life

This is an implementation of the Game of Life for Xamarin.Forms. Life is a cellular automaton invented by mathematician John Conway in 1970 and popularized in Scientfic American.

Tap cells to make them "alive" A clustered population of live cells works the best. Then press the Run! button. Rules are applied to the live cells to generate successive populations. A population might grow, or shrink, or stagnate, or disappear.

For more information about the Game of Life, see the Wikipedia article Conway's Game of Life.

This sample is described in more detail in the article on BoxView.

Author

Charles Petzold