Conferences WWDC

Apps that help you make the most of WWDC

Aside from the official WWDC app, there are a ton of other apps that will help you make the most out of WWDC 2018 if you’ll be attending in person. These are a few of my favorite in no particular order: Parties/Meetup Apps ConfFriends Wondering where everyone is at? Basically the equivalent of the Marauders …

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iOS

Autocompleting UIColors from the Xcode Asset Library

Xcode 9 introduced a nice new feature that allows you to now add colors to your Asset library. It’s a very visual and easy way to keep your color palette 🎨 organized. (If you’re not familiar with how to add colors to your library, it’s very straightforward. Check out this great Zeplin tutorial on how to …

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watchOS

watchOS 4: Frontmost App State

There was certainly a trend to some of the new versions of operating systems coming out this year at WWDC. Like macOS High Sierra (which I still can’t believe is the real name), watchOS 4 feels like another refinement version. It seems as if the team has been hard at work making watchOS even more …

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iOS

Tips for Backwards Compatibility with iOS 10 Today Widgets

It’s been really interesting seeing how prominence for today widgets have changed over the past couple of years. First introduced in iOS 8, today widgets weren’t given a very high place of honor and were coupled with missed notifications within Notification Center. However, in iOS 10, emphasis on today widgets has drastically changed, completely taking …

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watchOS

watchOS 3 Key Takeaways from WWDC16 (Part 1)

Wow! What a week. I’m really excited about all the new developments in watchOS this year. It’s now becoming the platform we all wished we had in the beginning – apps that actually launch, complications as shortcuts, an awesome new dock, etc. 🎉 👏 ⌚️ ❤️ This week definitely passed by in a blur, but …

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