The Most Common Mistakes In iOS Development

Recently I’ve published a post about the most common mistake in using UITableViews. The post has become quiet popular, so that I’ve decided to write this post about the most common mistakes in iOS development. I hope it will help some developers to avoid some pitfalls.

iOS Developer Conferences In 2016

As an iOS developer you should go to conferences. It’s a great opportunity to learn new stuff and to get in contact with other developers. Also speaking on a conference is a great way to leave your comfort zone. This is a list of iOS developer conferences in 2016.

How To Show And Hide A Date Picker From A Table View Cell

If your app needs a date and/or time to be chosen, sometimes it is best not to have the user segue to a different View in order to accomplish this. This tutorial will demonstrate how to show and hide a Date Picker contained in a Table View Cell.

Categorized as UIKit

The Grand Transition

Deciding to transition into a new career field can be paralyzing. The thought of learning new skills, meeting new people, or working in a new environment is overwhelming. Our brains are wired for safety. It’s this “wiring” that stops us from venturing into new realms of possibilities. We would rather drag through our daily grinds… Continue reading The Grand Transition

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February 2016: The Current State Of Swift

Recently there were some interesting reports and articles about the state of Swift. In this post we will discuss them and put them in perspective.

Categorized as Swift


You use an UIActivityIndicatorView to indicate that something is going on. For example, that could be a calculation or a network request – basically everything that takes same time.

Categorized as UIKit

A Simple BlockOperation Example

Concurrency is a very interesting topic and there are many situations where you should use it in iOS development. Sometimes it is the only way to provide a responsive UI to the user. In Swift there is no language feature for concurrency yet. However, the iOS SDK provides you different concurrency APIs. In this post we’ll look at… Continue reading A Simple BlockOperation Example

Categorized as Foundation