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Mobile Follow 176 Followers Understanding Bitcode for iOS Applications by Alex Blewitt Follow 4 Followers Posted on Oct 15, 2015 When Apple released Xcode 7, they also enabled applications to be distributed to the AppStore through bitcode, instead of per-processor target files. InfoQ looks under the covers at what Bitcode is, what advantages it may offer, and why developers should consider enabling bitcode projects for their iOS targets.

Mobile Follow 176 Followers What’s New in iOS 9: Xcode 7 and Other Developer Tools by Sergio De Simone Follow 18 Followers Posted on Oct 09, 2015 In the first four installments of this series, we reviewed new and enhanced frameworks included with iOS 9 SD, changes to Swift and Objective-C, and the new Safari content blocking API. In this article, we will describe what is new within Apple Developer Tools, including Xcode Playgrounds, LLDB, UI testing, Interface Builder, etc.

Mobile Follow 176 Followers What's new in iOS 9: Swift and Objective-C by Sergio De Simone Follow 18 Followers Posted on Sep 30, 2015 In this article, we are going to examine new features added to iOS and OS X El Capitan main programming languages: the recently open sourced Swift, which extends pattern matching syntax, adds feature availability and protocol extension, and overhauls error handing; Objective-C, with new interoperability features as generic collections. 4

Mobile Follow 176 Followers Article Series: iOS 9 for Developers by Sergio De Simone Follow 18 Followers Posted on Sep 26, 2015 This series aims to introduce all that is essential for developers to know about building apps for the latest release of Apple’s mobile OS. It comprises six articles that cover what’s new in iOS 9 SDK, new features in Swift, Objective-C, and developer tools, and Apple’s new bitcode.

Development Follow 689 Followers Safari Content Blockers Under the Hood by Alex Blewitt Follow 4 Followers Posted on Sep 23, 2015 With iOS 9, Apple introduced a content blocker mechanism into Safari, which will also be part of OSX El Capitan. InfoQ goes under the hood to find out how they work, and how Apple's privacy goals has resulted in certain choices in the way that the content blocker is implemented, and some ways in which a Swift content blocker can be written.

Mobile Follow 176 Followers What's New in iOS 9: Enhancements to Existing Frameworks by Sergio De Simone Follow 18 Followers Posted on Sep 22, 2015 iOS 9 SDK includes many enhancements to existing frameworks, including WKWebView, UIKit, Core Data, and several others. This article will provide an essential roadmap into new features and provide links to the updated documentation.

Mobile Follow 176 Followers What's New in iOS 9: New SDK Frameworks by Sergio De Simone Follow 18 Followers Posted on Sep 14, 2015 At WWDC 2015, Apple introduced iOS 9. Although the new SDK does not introduce as many new or enhanced features as iOS 8, which included more than 4,000 new APIs, it does still provide a wealth of new functionality and enhancements. In this article, the first in a series focusing on iOS 9, we are going to review a number of new frameworks that Apple has included with its new mobile OS.

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