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Open Source Swift Under the Hood
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| by Alex Blewitt Follow 4 Followers on Apr 09, 2016 |

Alex Blewitt talks about Swift, the open source language released in December 2015 and available on Linux as well as OSX and iOS. He looks at the open-source project, how applications and libraries can be built for both platforms, the differences between the builds and how Swift works under the hood.

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Alex Blewitt has over 20 years of experience in Objective-C and has been using Apple frameworks since NeXTSTEP 3.0. He currently works for a financial company in London and writes for the online technology news site InfoQ, as well as other books for Packt Publishing. He also has a number of apps on the App Store through Bandlem Limited.

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