Sun, Jul 27
Hack Your OS X Desktop Environment Using Lua

Apple has a bunch of APIs that let you do super cool things. But you usually need to know C and pointers and stuff to use them. But not anymore! – @_sdegutis

Sat, Jul 26
Xiki: Merging Shell Console with GUI Concepts

Xiki runs in your text editor, so everything is editable text. Type commands anywhere. Edit the output. (Vs. typing commands at the bottom, and read-only output.) Intermix menus, headings, bullet points, wherever you want. Xiki == executable wiki. – @xiki

Thu, Jul 24
Swift Access Control – Private, Internal and Public

In Xcode 6 beta 4, Swift adds support for access control. Set entities to private, internal or public – Apple Dev Center

Wed, Jul 23
Unit Test and Performance Tests with XCTest in Xcode 6

This week, we’ll take a look at XCTest, the testing framework built into Xcode, as well as the exciting new additions in Xcode 6: XCTestExpectation and performance tests – @mattt

Tue, Jul 22
Changes in the Swift Standard Library in Beta 4

Other than access control, no big changes to the language with Beta 4, unlike with Beta 3. But still plenty of changes to the standard library – @AirspeedSwift

Mon, Jul 21
Apple Releases iOS 8 beta 4 and Xcode 6 beta 4

Apple has released beta 4 versions of both iOS 8 and Xcode 6 – iOS Dev Center

Apple Announces New Swift Developer Blog

This new blog will bring you a behind-the-scenes look into the design of the Swift language by the engineers who created it, in addition to the latest news and hints to turn you into a productive Swift programmer – Apple