Slowing It Down and Speeding It Up

I recently learned that it's possible adjust the speed¬†property of CALayer¬†objects to slow down (or speed up) the animations on that layer and all its sublayers. Applying it to an app's window will slow down every animation. // Slows down all animations to 10% of regular speed! [[[UIApplication sharedApplication] windows] firstObject].layer.speed = 0.1; It's also... Continue Reading →

Unboxing JSON with Unbox

John Sundell has put together a really handy Swift library called Unbox. It provides a straightforward interface for marshalling JSON data into Swift data models and it supports all the standard JSON types out of the box. I like it better than the approach taken in ObjectMapper¬†because Unbox supports immutable (let) properties whereas ObjectMapper currently... Continue Reading →

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