Tag: swift

Mobile Development Digest #73

More than two months ago I posted previous digest. Sorry for this pause, that were tough months. Now everything is back to normal and I will continue work on this digest.

Mobile Development Digest #72

May 1st is the Labor Day. Surprisingly it’s an official day off in Sweden. This broke my internal schedule and digest was not issued yesterday. Sorry for that. This digest includes (but not limited to)¬†huge, free and fresh collections of videos from recent conferences (seems like April was most popular month for dev conferences ever). […]

RWDevCon 2016 Vault Opened

All videos, project files, slides from RWConf 2016 (free) ???¬†https://t.co/nC2M1H2r0f #iosdev #swiftlang #indiedev — Alex Sergeev Ô£Ņ (@ALSEDI) April 27, 2017

Mobile Development Digest #71

Biggest newsmaker last week was F8 event. Usually Facebook focused on web technologies, but this time major updates came from AR/VR field. It is worth to read Facebook Developers news blog to understand what FB proposed this year. Here is all videos from the conference. I really appreciate all the people who spent some time […]

Mobile Development Digest #70

Easter looong weekend! Only today,¬†I realised that this is not a Monday. Sorry, for the delay with digest. This time, for iOS developers, I found interesting articles and source code for¬†neural network implementation in Swift (and courses for you if you need to learn basics of AI, ML and NN). For Android developers I have […]

WWDC 2017 Predictions

Main event of the year is not so far away from now. Apple WWDC conference will run at June 5. In fact this blog is in reading list of thousands people all over the word.¬†Not all of us are Apple fans, but most of us more or less depends or have interest in Apple technologies. […]

Mobile Development Digest #65

Apple started fight against apps which can update itself after review. Once again, this situation shows how vulnerable everyone in face of big companies who owns widely spread technologies. You may stay on the market for years but with only one line in agreement your business is over. Apple announced WWDC scholarships program. If you’re […]

Mobile Development Digest #63

Have a nice beginning of the spring and sorry for the break in the schedule. Get fresh digest by email Any problems? Drop me a note mdd@alsedi.com

Implicitly Unwrapped Optionals? Damn!

This is the first article in the series of “Swift? Damn!” articles. If you hadn’t read the¬†introduction¬†then please do it now. So… we are writing a¬†game and ¬†in the same time friends of mine studying Swift and asking me about all unclear things. Optionals were the first topic on which¬†I¬†got hard¬†questions. From Objective-c perspective optional […]

One line CSV parser with Swift (The power of Swift)

We developing new game in ALSEDI and one of the tasks is parsing of CSV-like format. I find that it’s really fun and simple task with Swift. CSV format may contain complex and sometimes style-breaking elements, like comma between quotes. If you have this case then you need to use more powerful¬†parsing methods, like regex. […]