Barry Frost

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Tagged #ios

The (not so) hidden cost of sharing code between iOS and Android

Dropbox found it was less efficient trying to support two very different platforms with one codebase than building two native versions.

Jump Right In

Start Developing iOS Apps (Swift)

Apple’s surprisingly accessible step-by-step guide to developing an app in Swift


Indigenous is an iOS app that is in development. Its goal is to provide a native iOS interface to the indieweb movement.

I use @culturedcode’s Things to track pretty much everything I do, so I’m looking forward to May’s long-awaited V3:

iOS 10.3 brings wifi and 4G calling for O2 (UK). NB: you need to disable their TU Go service (my request is pending)

A Computer for Everything: One Year of iPad Pro

App Store Marketing Guidelines

Working Copy

Git on iOS

How can you do TDD with Swift?

Beginners guide to implementing Cocoa Pods into your Xcode iOS project

iOS keyboard clicks are just as anachronistic as skeuomorphic design. It’s time for Apple to default to off. PS grumpy at passenger on train

Getting an OAuth 2.0 Token with Alamofire

Stenciltown - The iOS 9 Suite

OmniGraffle stencil for iOS 9 with San Francisco font

Working Copy

git client for iOS 8. Works nicely with Textastic

Building an Instagram-Like App with Parse and Swift


iOS app and webservice for tracking/storing your own location


I’m not a fan of screenshotting text for Twitter, but I love this app’s workflow.


Reveal brings powerful runtime view debugging to iOS developers. With advanced visualisations, comprehensive inspectors and the ability to modify applications on the fly, you’ll be debugging view layout and rendering problems in seconds.

Code signing and distributing with Swift


A simple, decentralized dependency manager for Cocoa