Swift Beginner Video Tutorial Series

by Chris Ching

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Hello! This is just a quick post to say that the beginner Swift tutorial series are done! All 17 Swift video tutorials are available for viewing here: How to make an app with no programming experience using Swift, iOS 9 and Xcode 7 If you’ve ever wanted to start learning how to build iPhone apps, […]

Apps by Readers for October

by Chris Ching

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This is the sixth App by Readers feature and it showcases the awesome creations that readers and course members have created. (details on how to submit your app at the end) This month, we feature four course members! Macon & Judith, Alex, Brian and Louis have gone from beginners to publishing their own awesome apps […]

Apps by Readers for September

by Chris Ching

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This is the fifth App by Readers feature and it showcases the awesome creations that readers and course members have created. (details on how to submit your app at the end) This month, we feature three course members! James, Mike, Drew and Gray have gone from beginners to publishing their own awesome apps to the […]

Apps by Readers for July

by Chris Ching

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This is the fourth App by Readers feature and it showcases the awesome creations that readers and course members have created. (details on how to submit your app at the end) This month, we feature three course members! Mike, Macon and Terence have gone from beginners to publishing their own awesome apps to the App […]

Using Parse with Swift and Xcode 6

by Chris Ching

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Parse is a platform that offers many tools and one of the things it provides is a “service as a back-end”. Parse takes care of the implementation of the back-end so that developers can focus on building their apps while still leveraging the power of having data persistence in the cloud. Long time reader, Lukas […]

Learn Swift from Objective-C : Protocols and Delegation

by Chris Ching

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This tutorial is a continuation from Part 1 and Part 2 where we went through a comparison between Swift and Objective C for various operations involving variables, classes, methods and properties. This tutorial is best suited for people who already know Objective-C (at least the basics) and want to see what the equivalents are in […]

Apps by Readers for June

by Chris Ching

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This is the third App by Readers feature and it showcases the awesome creations that readers and course members have created. (details on how to submit your app at the end) This month, we feature two course members and a reader! Ton, Lukas and Caroline have gone from beginners to publishing their own awesome apps […]

Designing iOS Apps With Sketch 3

by Chris Ching

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Last week, I had the pleasure of using Sketch 3 to redesign the UI of an app we’re building inside the Objective C App course (No longer offered. New course here). I hadn’t planned to redesign it, but after reading Meng To’s book, Design+Code, I became inspired to do better. Additionally, I was quite a […]