Mon, Oct 20
Pull to Refresh Control in Swift

Josip Ćavar: “Refresher is pull to refresh library written in Swift. It provides easy to use UIScrollView methods to add pull to refresh to your view. Refresher also supports custom animations.

Refresher was inspired by another popular pull-to-refresh control.

Fri, Oct 17
iOS 8, Universal Storyboards and Adaptive UI

iOS 8 Demo: Universal Storyboards and Adaptive UI (video): “With the addition of two new iPhone sizes, designers and developers will have to be more flexible in their layouts. In this demo, I give a quick overview of Universal Storyboards and Adaptive UI in iOS 8, and how they impact design and development.”

Core Data in Swift Tutorial – Part 2

It’s a good week for Swift and Core Data: Core Data in Swift Tutorial – Part 2. “This is part two of a tutorial series covering the usage of Core Data in Swift to write iOS apps with persistence.”

Core Data in Swift – Part 1

Thu, Oct 16
OS X Yosemite – Available as Free Upgrade

Apple announced today that you can upgrade to OS X Yosemite, gratis!

Adaptive Tabbar in Swift

Adaptive Tab Bar: “AdaptiveController is a ‘Progressive Reduction’ Swift module for adding custom states to Native or Custom UI elements. The UI elements evolve over time as the user becomes accustomed to them.”.

Sounds pretty cool.

Your First Core Data App Using Swift

Your First Core Data App Using Swift: “By the end of the tutorial you’ll:

model data you want to store in Core Data using Xcode’s model editor;
add new records to Core Data;
fetch a set of records from Core Data;
display the fetched results to the user in a table view.”

This tutorial is an excerpt from the book Core Data by Tutorials.