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Say More With Less In Swift

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For many years of iOS development each team I have worked with has adobted a style guide usually based off of Apple’s Cocoa Coding Guidelines. Every team ha...

Mac and iOS Developer Podcasts

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About the time I got into iOS development I also started listening to podcasts. There are many great podcasts out there but for an Apple developer there are ...

Playing Games Has Taught Me A Lot

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A topic came up on the accidental tech podcast about gaming, what the average age of a “gamer” is, does one grow out of it? and gaming being a rich experienc...

CoreText Bold

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Simple text editor paradigm, user selects a font from a menu/list and you want to know if they have a bold font or not, so you can show them in the UI. Simpl...

Working with CTFont

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In a previous post I went through creating UIFonts. UIFonts are great for UIKit classes but when you want rich text and need to set fonts for NSAttributedStr...