…the introduction of UIAlertController should be met like an army liberating a city from occupation. Not only does it improve on the miserable APIs of its predecessors, but it carves a path forward to deal with the UIKit interface singularity brought on by the latest class of devices.
Mattt Thompson on his UIAlertController introduction:
This week’s article takes a look at UIAlertController, showing first how to port existing alert behavior, and then how this behavior can be extended.
Steve Sparks on iOS 8 and Cloudkit:
CloudKit gives you record-based, auto-replicating storage across all of your iOS and Mac devices. In this demo, I cover creating records, the push notification subsystem and CloudKit’s capacities.