Swift Developments is a weekly curated newsletter containing a hand picked selection of the latest links, videos, tools and tutorials for people interested in designing and developing their own iOS, macOS, watchOS and tvOS apps using Swift.
Business Slopes Diaries #29: A Disappearing Trick Over the weeks I've shared a number of articles from parrots in which he shares much of his journey on building his indie app Slopes into a sustainable part of his business. Curtis' latest post is no less interesting, with an in-depth look at the effect that changing his apps IAP line-up has had on this seasons … [Read more...]
Design A Best in Class iOS App What is it that makes an app great? What elevates an app to the level where it's a coveted Apple Design Award? @jordanmorgan10 has been giving this question some thought and has published a list of some of his ideas about what makes great apps 'great'. swiftjectivec.com 10-Step Checklist To Build a Great Search For many apps, search and … [Read more...]
News Apple Adds Subscription Discounts to iOS 12 One of the new features that has made it's way into this weeks round of iOS 12 beta 3 updates is the fact that developers now have a choice over when they offer discounts for their subscription-based apps rather than the one-time redeption that they have had up until now. Whilst this is a small change, it's never the less, one … [Read more...]
News Two Factor Authentication for Developer Accounts This weeks Apple have announced that as of Feb 27, your developer account will need to be secured using two-factor authentication before you'll be able to login. Whilst this is obviously a good thing from a security standpoint, it also causes many developers an issue due to having separate accounts for … [Read more...]
Welcome to this weeks issue of Swift Developments! I'm pleased to have media partner @skillsmatter back as a sponsor this week and I'm also lucky enough to have a second, new, sponsor this week - @exyteHQ with their vectory graphics library Macaw - a powerful open-source vectory graphics library that makes it easy to build your own custom components and … [Read more...]