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News

Available Plugins (Scores)

Felix Krause annouced scores for Fastlane plugins. Now you can select best plugins and see what plugins are used by developers. 👩‍💻👨‍💻

Expanded Tester Limits in TestFlight

Fantastic news - Apple extended beta testers limit up to 10,000 users. 🍾

Facebook kills AI that invented its own language because English was slow

AI decided that human language is too complicated. But no one warned it English is the only allowed language.




Development

Jailbreaking Apple Watch

At DEF CON 25 Max Bazaliy presented how he jailbreak the Apple Watch. For now, only slides from the presentation are available, but soon video material should be available. You will ask why to jailbreak an Apple Watch? The answer is easy because it is possible 😈

Friday Q&A 2017-07-28: A Binary Coder for Swift

This article will blow your mind. Mike Ash once again wrote an amazing article. This time is about Binary Codable and Decodable protocols. You can check the code directly on the GitHub.

Core Data Notifications With Swift

Overview of all CoreData notifications and keys. If you are planning to play with concurrency and CoreData you have to know them.

Building a declarative animation framework in Swift - Part 2

Second and last part of the “Building a declarative animation framework in Swift”. In this post, you will learn how to coordinate animations between multiple views 😻.




Code

Get needed time to animate y position to specific value in animation

Calculate time needed to animate y position’s value depending on timing function.

iOS 11 by Examples

The best way to make sure you didn’t miss a feature is to implement them with Swift 4!




Design

Are Notifications A Dark Pattern?

Can you focus on washing dishes for fifteen minutes without checking the last tweet every time your phone vibrates or rings? Notification is a crucial tool that product owners hold in their hands. Information overload is a thread to all of us. Don’t be afraid of turning your notifications off, read a book, play with a cat, the world will be there when you’re finished.




Business

How to Launch on Product Hunt 🚀

From market trends and content of our Twitter dashboard, we are sure Product Hunt is next powerful media nowadays. But it, surely, didn’t forget what was it’s purpose - to help creators shine and serve most suitable products to its audience.

Apple is about to do something their programmers definitely don’t want.

What is your opinion on this topic? I love to sit with my team, but it requires self-training focus and fighting off distractions. No doubts about it, there are always supporters and opponents of eighter.




Video

Cooperative Path Finding

You must not allow yourself to be misled by a few stutters. The subject is definitely complex but interesting at the same time. So even if you didn’t entirely get it you want to keep digging yourself.




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