A custom protocol in Swift that lets you encode an object to JSON, convert it to dictionary, archive it, save to file, load, initialise, decode and more in an amazingly simple, fast and natural way!
GTSpinner is a custom, configurable activity indicator that can be used in iOS projects. It consists of an endless spinner which can have a bullet spinning along a circular path, as well as color trails that follow the bullet. Written in Swift 4.
In the first part of this two-step tutorial I presented the techniques for loading and presenting a view controller. Those techniques include both graphical and programming approaches, so everybody can choose what fits best to them when a new view controller is about to be presented. However, in that post I didn’t show at all how data can be sent
Most iOS apps that show multiple content, also contain multiple view controllers. If your app is not based on a navigation controller or a tab bar controller, but it’s a single view based application, then loading and presenting the various view controllers to the user it’s a task that has to be done manually. Generally speaking, loading view controllers either through
Finally, after a long, long time I had the opportunity to update this website. With a new, modern and clean theme, and with most of the menus and the content behind them redesigned, it’s now way easier to move around. In addition to that, I’m planning to add new content often. The main focus will be on small tutorials and
Dealing with databases and handling data in general is an important and crucial part of any app. I had covered a topic on how to manage a SQLite database using SwiftyDB some months ago on another post. Today, I’m coming back aiming to talk about databases again, but this time I’m going to present you another library that you may
Not so long time ago I was asked to integrate Facebook ads in a project. Without having done so before, I prepared myself for a potentially long process, even a little bit painful, and then I got started searching the docs. Against my initial thoughts though, I went through the docs pretty fast, and after a few minutes I had
Every developer always uses color combinations along with images to produce a good-looking result when creating an app, trying always to achieve the best user experience possible. Sometimes, however, something more might be needed; simple colors might not be good enough for the best outcome in certain cases, but gradient colors could become the perfect fit. I had personally a
Have you ever been asked to create PDF documents with content straight from your app? Have you ever even thought how to do that, if you’ve never done it before? Well, beginning the post by setting questions is a bit of unorthodox way to start, but the above summarise what I’m about to talk in this text. The idea of
Take a look at my interview on Rollout.io where I talk about my personal journey on the development world, and discussing about mobile development, tutorials, today’s challenges and include some advices especially for young programmers.