Learn more about UIView animations. From cabasicanimation to animation sequencing, discover how to eliminate nested code blocks and make creating complex UIView animations painless by choosing the right animation framework.
As a codebase grows in size and complexity, every new line of code poses an incremtertally greater risk of breaking existing functionality. For developers working together on a project, the question quickly arises: “how do […]
Now that the cyber security dust has settled and the internet is once again a “safe” place to play, it’s a good time to ponder what we as developers are doing to ensure the security of our software while still maintaining a high bar for user experience. Even in the face of an internet that yields a seemingly endless supply of jerks trying to steal their data.
Learn more about Android Memory Management and how it helps keep tabs on what you reference in the course of developing an Android app. Learn lessons on weakreference android, memory android and dalvik Android with detailed practices for memory management in Android to keep your computer running smoothly.
Learn more about using telprompt as an alternative request to tel in iOS telephone hyperlinks. Get better behavior from tel call requests within your native iOS app.
Learn more about Xcode subprojects. From an Xcode build to Xcode build settings, discover how this technique can be useful when doing iterative development on a static library when there is a reason to provide different build configurations.
NSAttributedString is a great addition to the iOS SDK. Since the release of iOS 6, we are able to use NSAttributedString with UIKit, assigning it to UILabels and UITextViews. Here is the code for creating this NSAttributedString: “(middleContent)” (with […]
Like most people, I think strictly in constraints and have made autoresizing masks a thing of the past. Discovering the joy of auto layout with the introduction of Xcode 5 has been amazing, but I’ve found there are still a few common tasks auto layout couldn’t solve.